Associate Vacancies

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Pupil Premium Mentor – Part Time

22.5 hours per week worked over 3 days
38 weeks (term time) per year
Based at The Cedars Academy in Birstall, part of the Lionheart Academies Trust
Pay scale: Grade 7 £18,499 – £20,139 pro rata (£9,336 – £10,391)

We are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic graduate who wants to make a difference to disadvantaged young people. The ‘right’ person will support, mentor, challenge and track pupil premium students to achieve high standards of attainment across a wide range of subjects. The post holder is likely to spend a large proportion of their time supporting pupils to boost their literacy and/or numeracy skills. You will be required to support Pupil Premium students to learn in their lessons and remove any barriers to learning. You may also be required to plan, prepare and deliver learning activities for individual pupils and small groups under an agreed system of supervision. We want a creative thinker, who will have their own ideas about how we can best support pupils to achieve at The Cedars Academy. This would be an ideal opportunity for a graduate who is interested in beginning a career in teaching/education.

The Cedars Academy is an 11 to 18 academy in Birstall that is committed to exacting high standards, raising attainment and demanding creative excellence from its staff and pupils. At the Cedars Academy we are driven to ensure pupil success is at the core of all our work. We provide a vibrant and engaging curriculum which promotes the love of learning, and prepares young people for the next steps in their lives.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

We welcome applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

If you would like to come and visit the Academy or have any queries please do not hesitate to contact the Academy on (0116) 2677107.

Closing date: Noon Wednesday 4th October 2017

Interviews to be held week commencing 9th October 2017

Please complete and return the application and monitoring forms on our website www.thecedarsacademy.org.uk and return to sarah.gardner@thecedarsacademy.org.uk . Please note CV’s WILL NOT be accepted.

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Application Forms PDF / Word docx  /  Letter To Applicants  /  Application Guidance
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Learning Support Assistant

Based at the Beauchamp College, part of the Lionheart Academies Trust
Actual Salary: Grade 5.9 – £10,638 (Term time only)
Closing Date: 9am Monday 2 October 2017

Beauchamp College provides an outstanding education for our students, which is achieved by offering stimulating and interesting teaching, excellent care and guidance to our students and leadership that ensures we continue to move forwards year on year.

We are seeking to appoint an engaging and hardworking Learning Support Assistant. You will work across the whole school which will enable you to have exposure to all elements of the curriculum we offer here at Beauchamp College.

This is a 30 hour per week, term time only fixed term position until 31 August 2018 (with the possibility of becoming a permanent post). Maths and English GCSE is an essential requirement.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

We welcome applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

Full Job Description

Application Forms PDF / Word docx  /  Letter To Applicants  /  Application Guidance
Monitoring Forms PDF / Word docx
Please address application forms to Human Resources.


A Learning Support Assistant/ SEND Admin Assistant

permanent contract to start as soon as possible.
 Based at The Cedars Academy in Birstall, Leicestershire and part of the Lionheart Academies Trust
30 hours per week (39 weeks per year)
Grade 5 pay point 9 to 11 fte £15, 807 to £16,492 (actual salary £10,916 to £11,645 pa)
Are you looking for a job where every day is different and you are making a real difference to pupils’ quality of education?

The Cedars Academy is looking for an enthusiastic, effective and motivated Learning Support Assistant/ SEND Admin Assistant to join our Curriculum Support Centre.

It is envisaged that approximately 40% of the role will be admin support and 60% Learning Support Assistant. This however is flexible and may alter depending on the department needs.

You will be working under the direct supervision of the SENCo to provide support for teaching and learning and associated activities in accordance with the Academy policies and procedures. This may involve providing general support for whole class learning activities, or supporting individuals and/or small groups of children.

You will also be expected to provide confidential, effective, efficient and flexible administrative support with the SEN department.

Good interpersonal skills and an empathy towards children and young people is required.

We are looking for candidates who aspire to excellence and who will endeavour to always meet the academic needs of our pupils. If you are interested in working with the next generation then please apply for the following vacancy:

If you would like to come and visit the Academy or have any queries please do not hesitate to contact Sarah Gardner, HR Officer sarah.gardner@thecedarsacademy.org.uk.

Closing date: Noon Monday 9th October 2017

Please complete and return the application and monitoring forms which are available from our website www.thecedarsacademy.org.uk and return to sarah.gardner@thecedarsacademy.org.uk   Please note CV’s WILL NOT be accepted.

Full Job Description

Application Forms PDF / Word docx  /  Letter To Applicants  /  Application Guidance
Monitoring Forms PDF / Word docx
Please address application forms to Human Resources.