Required to start: Jan 2021
Level 1 or 2 Teaching Assistant with British Sign Language experience or a willingness to learn
Level 1 Salary: A1/B1 (SCP 1 – 6) £17,842 - £19,698
Actual Salary: £13,449 - £14,842
Level 2 Salary – B3 (SCP 7 – 11) £20,092 – £21,748
Actual Salary: £15,145 - £16,394
Contract: 32.5 Hours Per Week, Term Time Only + 5 Days
Temporary in the first instance until 31/08/21
Subject to a 6-Month Probationary Period
MOTIVATIONAL - INSPIRING- DYNAMIC - AMBITIOUS
We are looking to appoint a talented Teaching Assistant to join our strong and committed team. Hillcrest is a vibrant and dynamic academy that is looking for an enthusiastic, highly motivated Teaching Assistant to initially work in our Nursery. Our successful candidate will be joining an incredibly strong and collaborative Early Years team within our school.
• Motivate, inspire and excite children in their learning?
• Support the progress of all children, to ensure they achieve their full potential?
• Build positive relationships with staff and parents?
• Develop and maintain close links with the whole community?
Do you have:
• British sign language knowledge or willingness to learn?
• Excellent interpersonal skills?
• GCSE / ‘O’ Level Maths and GCSE at grade C or equivalent?
In return we can offer:
• Amazing, friendly, enthusiastic children
• Support of a caring staff team committed to children's success
• Professional development working as part of The GORSE Academies Trust
• Fun and a challenge!
Working as part of The GORSE Academies Trust, we will ensure that our children receive an outstanding education that focuses on aspiration, high expectations and personalisation.
Are you interested in joining us? We hope so! Visits are unavailable at this time but please take a look at our website and get in touch for further information or to discuss the role.
Are you interested in finding out more about the role and telling us about yourself? If so, please contact us (see how to apply for details)
Please note if you submit an electronic application we will not require a hard copy. CV’s are not accepted.
Closing date: Wednesday 2nd December 2020, 12.00pm.
Interview Date : TBC
Hillcrest Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all children and we expect our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure Barring Service Check (formally Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure). We promote diversity and aim to establish a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.
“Every lesson counts at Hillcrest Academy. Teachers are relentless in supporting every pupil to reach their potential.” Ofsted 2016
Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) disclosure.
‘We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.