Teaching Assistant (Thistley Hough Academy)
37 hours per week term time only Fixed term until July 2023
Thistley Hough Academy is a mixed school catering for students aged 11-16 located in the village of Penkhull, Stoke-on-Trent. The Academy joined the Creative Education Trust in September 2013 and is now one of Stoke-on-Trent’s most improved schools and is graded as Ofsted ‘good’.
We are seeking to appoint an inspirational and ambitious Teaching Assistant to join our highly rated SEND team to support our students on the learning journey.
The successful candidate will be someone with a commitment to Thistley Hough Academy and the Creative Education Trust’s ethos and values, a willingness to work and the flexibility to support the achievement of all students.
It is essential that the candidate demonstrates that they have the students’ well-being and personal development at the forefront of all that they do.
The candidate will be expected to promote and practice safeguarding in relation to the welfare of the children they come into contact with and therefore an extensive knowledge and understanding of Child Protection and Safeguarding procedures and legislation is essential.
In addition to the opportunities for career progression, training and development, we also offer a competitive rewards and benefits package.
Our employees have access to:
- The Perkbox platform that brings employee benefits, wellbeing, and staff recognition
- Access to Employee Assistance Scheme provided by Health Assured.
- Bike2Work Scheme - where you can save up to 42% on the cost of bicycles and/or equipment