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Job Vacancy - STA L2 - Closes 07/07/2017

Do you want to change lives?


Do you have patience and can you stay positive in the face of adversity? Can you empathise with the feelings of children and young people in distress and help them reframe their thoughts and behaviours?


If this sounds like you, then Maplefields Academy needs you. The STA role here is as demanding as it is rewarding, and if challenge and continuous learning whet your appetite, then you have a great opportunity to gain fulfilment and progress in your professional development.


This exciting opportunity to be at the start of a new extended provision within a special school setting. Work alongside experienced teachers and HLTAs to deliver a tailored curriculum offer in order to meet the social emotional needs of the students within the group. To encourage attendance, aspirations, self-esteem and confidence within all areas of the students’ lives. At all times to be a role model to the students and support the wider work of the school as a whole.

Key Purpose of Post

To work with the teaching staff to enable access to learning and quality education for pupils across the school within KS1/2/3/4 by supporting behaviour and pupil wellbeing.


In General

Specialist Teaching Assistants form part of the dedicated whole staff team.  All of our Specialist Teaching Assistants are employed specifically to work with individual or small groups of pupils under the direction of the class teacher/form tutor supporting the pupils’ learning and behaviour.  Specific skills of individual Specialist Teachng Assistants are taken into account.

To be responsible for ensuring child protection and the welfare and wellbeing of the children in our care.

Salary £16,191 pro-rata (actual salary £13,848)


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