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  • £23,337 – £23,921 a year

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  • Full-time


Borough of Gravesham


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Copperfield Academy
Dover Road East , Gravesham, England DA11 0RB
Start Date
September 2024
KR03 to KR04 dependent on experience, £23,337 to £23,921 FTE


About the Role

ARE YOU…….Innovative, creative and ambitious? CAN YOU DEMONSTRATE…..Reliability, resilience and conscientiousness? WILL YOU…….Contribute to the ethos and vision of our school?

Copperfield Academy is seeking to appoint enthusiastic and committed Specialist Support Assistants who are:

  • passionate about securing positive outcomes for children
  • highly motivated, organised and flexible in the way you work to best meet childrens’ needs
  • effective communicators, highly skilled in building positive relationships with children, parents/carers and professionals
  • able to support teachers in planning and resourcing for children with a variety of needs
  • reliable, flexible and willing to support the school in moving children’s learning on

The successful candidates will:

  • Have an NVQ Level 2, or above, in Supporting Teaching and Learning (or equivalent)
  • Have previous experience of working effectively within a school setting
  • Have a good standard of written and spoken English and a general understanding of Maths and hold a GCSE, or equivalent, in Literacy and Numeracy
  • Have experience in ASD and/or SLCN needs
  • Have a demonstrable awareness of wider social communication needs

Please visit our website for further information, including details of our recent Ofsted Inspection in which Copperfield Academy was rated as a “Good” school.

At Copperfield Primary Academy, we strive to ensure that all our pupils are happy, confident, ambitious individuals with a passion for learning; who possess the skills, knowledge, learning attitudes and behaviours to enable them to be successful in the world today, and in the future. We achieve this through creating a strong sense of community and by providing high quality teaching and learning opportunities through an inspiring curriculum.

In return we can offer you:

  • A friendly and inclusive team who are supportive of one another and focused on well-being.
  • A full-time five days a week position from 8:00am to 4.00pm.
  • Fantastic pupils who want to learn.
  • Opportunities and support for career development that includes coaching.
  • The chance to be part of a Multi-Academy Trust that genuinely cares about YOU
  • The chance to work with a supportive team
  • As part of REAch2 employee benefits we also offer an eye care scheme, access to an Employee Assistance Programme for you and your immediate family and membership of ‘perks at work’ – which includes discounts on holidays, shopping, family days out and much more.

We warmly invite visits to our school to see how we work and to find out more about the role. This is an exciting opportunity for the right person to help us to make a difference and continue to move our school forward. Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged.

Closing Date
Midday, Wednesday 05 June 2024



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