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Vacancies for current teaching posts at Isca Academy are advertised below.

Teaching Assistant
Full-Time, Term-time, Grade B, Salary: £10,402 per annum
Permanent post, starting as soon as possible

Do you have the ambition to support the outstanding progress and attainment
of children regardless of their background and prior learning?
We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, capable and enthusiastic teaching assistant, with a commitment to inclusive, innovative education where each and every child can succeed.      

The post represents an exciting opportunity to be part of a vibrant and ambitious Academy working within the Ted Wragg Multi-Academy Trust. Our school is located on a recently designed campus with purpose-built accommodation, offering spacious and excellent teaching and learning facilities. We currently have a roll of 686 students, building up to a capacity of 950.

Isca Academy prides itself on a tradition of being a truly comprehensive community school. Indeed, our students have a broad range of abilities and aspirations on entry, from able, gifted and talented to students needing dedicated support with literacy, physical, emotional and social skills. Beyond academic credentials, we firmly believe in the value of a rounded education which promotes creativity, resilience, self-belief and confidence, and pride ourselves on our exceptional extra-curricular, creative and outdoor education programmes.

We have high aspirations for all of our students, and our Inclusion Team is key to delivering our commitment that every child is given the opportunity to fulfil his/her potential and succeed, whatever their learning needs. You will be joining a busy, energetic and committed team of professionals working at the heart of the school and at the forefront of inclusive education.

You will be enthusiastic, empathetic, patient and approachable, with a genuine commitment to supporting children’s learning. You will have good standards of English and Mathematics (equivalent to no less than GCSE grade C), good communication and organisation skills, a confident working knowledge of ICT, an interest in learning new skills, and be able remain calm under pressure. You will need to be self-motivated and able to work independently, while also being an effective team member. Experience of working in a school and/or with students who have additional needs would be desirable, although full training will be offered.

Closing date for application: 9am on Monday 13th November 2017
Interviews: Tuesday 21st November 2017

Application forms and further information are available by email to

We are currently unable to load documents to the website - please contact Barbara Harrad on the email above to have application forms and further information sent to you.

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed.

For vacancies at other Ted Wragg Trust Schools see


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