Employment Opportunities

We currently have 1 vacancy at Jerry Clay Academy.


Post title 1 to 1 Teaching Assistant (SEN support) Level 2
Location Jerry Clay Academy
Grade G4 Scale Points 5 to 6, £18,795 – £19,171 Actual pro-rata annual starting salary: £6,886
Contract type Term-time only Fixed Term
Hours 16.25 hours per week: Monday – Friday: 8.45am – 12pm
Start date 1st September 2019
Closing date Friday 28th June 2019 at 12 noon

The governors of this successful primary academy are looking to appoint a 1 to 1 Teaching Assistant to work alongside and support a pupil in Year 5 with a diagnosis of autism. The successful candidate will work under the direction of our SENCO and the Class Teacher. Ideally we are looking for someone with experience of working 1 to 1, but this is not essential. This is a fixed term post pending the continuation of ECHP support. The actual start date is Tuesday 3rd September 2019 due to an inset day.

The successful applicant must have:
• Excellent standards of Numeracy and Literacy
• Recent experience of working with SEN pupils
• Excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills
• Excellent knowledge and understanding of child development Jerry Clay Academy is committed to staff development and training.
Further details and an application form are obtainable from the school website: www.jerryclayacademy.wakefield.sch.uk/employment-opportunities

Jerry Clay Academy 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 DBS check.

Completed application forms should be emailed or handed to:

Mrs. Tracy Swinburne, Executive Headteacher of Jerry Clay Academy headteacher@jerryclayacademy.wakefield.sch.uk