Teaching Assistant

February 17, 2021

Outcomes Focused, Child Centred
Northern Education Trust

Teaching Assistant

Outcomes Focused, Child Centred
Northern Education Trust

February 17, 2021, 11:08 am

Teaching Assistant

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

The Blyth Academy

Post: Teaching Assistant
Base: The Blyth Academy, Chase Farm Drive, Blyth, NE24 4JP

Scale: SCP 8 – 12 (Subject to job evaluation)
Salary: £20,493 – £22,183 (FTE, Salary to be pro rata)
Contract: Permanent
Working: 22 hours per week. Term time plus 22 hours
Closing Date: 5th March 2021

Northern Education Trust is seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to support the students of The Blyth Academy.

The successful candidate will:

  • To work as part of the Academy/Department to support interventions with students who require additional mentoring to achieve GCSE.
  • To work with other small groups and individual students across Key Stage 3 and 4 as required.
  • To promote the learning and welfare of students by providing practical and learning support to students, including those with special needs under the direction of a class teacher/Inclusion Manager.

The Blyth Academy is part of Northern Education Trust, a nationally recognised and trusted academy sponsor with vast experience of school improvement, and specialised experience in all aspects of education. Trustees are committed to working with local authorities, other agencies and industry to improve the lives and life chances of young people. We want to give our students the opportunity to be economically self-reliant and have the ability to choose their own pathways to success.

We can offer you an excellent opportunity for career progression both within the Academy and the Trust as well as a supportive professional environment with an ambitious leadership team and a clear vision for the Academy.

If you think you could be the right person for this role please complete and return our application forms and supporting documents to Jill Jackson, Business Manager either by post, by hand or by e-mail to: [email protected]

Closing Date: Friday 5th March 2021
Interview date: To be confirmed

Please note we will only accept our own application form and monitoring form and will not accept CV’s.

The Trust is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. All posts are subject to enhanced disclosure and barring service checks. We expect all adults to share our commitment to safeguarding and the health and wellbeing of our pupils.


Application Form.docx

Job Description.docx

Person Specification.docx

Recruitment Monitoring Form.docx

To apply for this job email your details to j.jackson@northerneducationtrust.org

North Shore Academy is a member of the Northern Education Trust.
We constantly focus on standards as we understand outcomes are paramount. Our decision making is driven entirely by what is best for children. By doing this we enhance the life chances of the children and young people in our care.