Classroom Learning Assistant

School/Academy Services, Teaching Assistants
Part Time - Term Time Only
Meden School, Burns Lane, Warsop, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG20 0QN
34.33 hours per week
NJC Scale 4, Points 7-11, £19,554-£21,166 pro rata, per annum

We are looking for suitably qualified and motivated persons who will, under the supervision and guidance of School Leaders:

  • Cover whole classes during a teacher’s absence, where the main requirement will be to keep pupils focussed on tasks set by the teacher/Head of Department
  • Work with groups and individual SEND pupils in and out of the classroom to support their learning needs
  • Supervise students at break and lunchtimes.

Full induction training and support will be given to the successful applicants. 

Applicants should have experience of, or real interest in, working with children in the 11-16 age range. This is an ideal opportunity for anyone interested in a career in teaching.

About the Nova Education Trust

Nova Education Trust is a dynamic and growing Multi Academy Trust Group based in the East Midlands. Our Trust Primary group is expanding rapidly and becoming known for effective school improvement. For more information please visit our website

With a range of schools in the Trust serving a variety of different communities, opportunities for career progression and wider professional experiences are extensive. We have outstanding CPD provision across our schools, supported by our Teaching School Alliance, which links over 25 schools together, sharing effective practice and developing new models for staff development. We also have a unique programme designed to provide middle and senior leaders with all the skills required to develop their careers.   

As an employer we offer an enhanced benefit package to all staff that includes help with healthcare. The Trust also has a policy of wider engagement for main-scale, middle and senior staff. In recent years, employees have visited schools in America, Canada, Finland, Singapore and South Africa as part of their professional development.

The Nova Education Trust is committed to promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. The Nova Education Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.  An enhanced DBS is required for this post.

To apply for this role please visit the vacancies section of the Trust website,  and complete an online application form.

Closing date: 5pm on Monday 20th May. 

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