Develop more courageous engagement in bolder visions of education that will help young people become change makers in their own and other people's lives.’
Thank you for your interest in The Dukeries Academy (TDA) and Academy Transformation Trust (ATT). Our vision at TDA is to inspire excellence and maximise opportunities for all. As a high performing academy, at the heart of the Ollerton community, we support every student to achieve the qualifications they need to progress confidently to the next stage of learning, training or employment. This is not all we do. To complement their qualifications, we also develop the skills and character traits which will allow our students to become positive change makers in their own and other people’s lives.
Our team of talented staff are friendly and professional, fully committed to the educational, pastoral need and well-being needs of our students. At the Dukeries Academy we live our values. We aspire to act with integrity, are ambitious in our purpose and are resilient in our pursuit of excellence. We are a Disability Confident Employer, at ATT we are passionate about Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and welcome all applications.
We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and experienced Teaching Assistant to work within our SEN department on a term time only basis. To succeed, you'll have experience of working with young people who are vulnerable or hard to reach and have previous knowledge and understanding of the secondary phase of schooling, with an ability to help and support students with learning. You will be joining a dynamic team, who enjoy supporting the Academy and its culture of outstanding success amongst our students.
You can be certain that we will give you the support to make your ideas reality.
In return, you can expect fantastic Professional Development opportunities, a comprehensive employee benefits package including a health cash plan, shopping discounts, cycle-to-work and gym schemes, cinema tickets and an employee assistance programme.
As a valued teaching assistant you will use your sphere of influence to play an important part in taking TDA from Good to Great, and we can promise it’ll be an exciting and rewarding journey. Along the way, you will gain the satisfaction of #Transforming Lives in our Academy and across our Trust’s twenty-one schools.
The Dukeries Academy is part of the Academy Transformation Trust family, whose mission is to transform learning, aspirations and opportunities for their pupils and the communities in which they live. This commitment also extends to staff who are key to their success.
The Dukeries Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful applicant must undertake an enhanced criminal record check via the DBS and online searches will be carried out in line with KCSIE update 2022.
We are passionate about Diversity and Inclusion and welcome all applications. We are a Disability Confident Employer. We are open to Flexible Working.