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Behaviour Support Assistant

Closing date: Friday 10th February 2023

Full time / Part time.

Grade 4 £24,054 per annum (actual £19,895)

We are looking to appoint a Behaviour Support Assistant to join our Behaviour / Pastoral team.

If you are interested in this role, please contact Sarah Beazley, PA to the Headteacher, for further information and to arrange an initial conversation with our Deputy Headteacher.

SENCO

Closing date: Friday 10th February 2023

Permanent / Full time

Mainscale / Upper Pay + TLR allowance (depending on experience)

We are looking to appoint an outstanding Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator (SENCo) to start after Easter 2023.

Ideally, you will have achieved the National Award for SEN Co-ordination and have experience of working within a secondary school.

This is a key position within the Academy, leading the provision for our students who have SEND.  You will manage our team of Teaching Assistants and will liaise with the relevant agencies and organisations to ensure that planned and current provision meets students’ needs effectively so that we are able to support students to reach their full potential.

Holbrook Academy is a popular secondary school to the south of Ipswich easily accessible from the A12 and A14. We pride ourselves on our positive and supportive ethos and our passion is to ensure that ‘everybody can be somebody’.

The school is judged ‘Good’ across all aspects by Ofsted (February 2019).

For further details and an application form, please contact Sarah Beazley, Headteacher’s PA, on 01473 328317 or sarah.beazley@holbrookacademy.org.

Interviews:  w/c 20th February 2023

Science Teacher (0.8)

Closing date: Friday 10th February 2023

Required for Summer term onwards.

We are looking to appoint and Science Teacher, preferably with Biology specialism.

Full details to follow.

English Teacher (0.7)

Closing date: Friday 10th February 2023

Required for the Summer term.  Potential for full time position from September 2023.

Full details to follow.

Cover Supervisor

Closing date: Monday 6th February 2023

Salary £24,054 – £25,409 (Actual £20,419 – £21,569)

37 hours per week, 39 weeks per annum.

Required for January 2023, a suitably qualified full-time Cover Supervisor.

Applicants should be educated to degree level in any subject area. Previous experience of working with young people will be an advantage, but experience of teaching is not a requirement. The post would suit recent graduates who may be seeking to gain experience in the classroom before going on to gain Qualified Teacher Status in the future.

Some of the duties a Cover Supervisor can expect to perform are:

  • leading whole classes while teachers are away from school and ensuring the work set is delivered to a high standard;
  • managing behaviour in the classroom in line with the Academy’s expectations;
  • ensuring all students are focused and on track to meeting the lesson objectives;
  • preparing the classroom for lessons;
  • helping any students who are struggling with the work set for their cover lessons, and
  • assisting teachers in planning lessons.

Holbrook Academy is a popular, secondary school to the south of Ipswich easily accessible from the A12 and A14. We pride ourselves on our positive and supportive ethos and our passion is to ensure that ‘everybody can be somebody’.  The school was judged ‘Good’ across all aspects by Ofsted (February 2019).

If you are interested in this role, please contact Mrs. Sarah Beazley, PA to Headteacher, on 01473 328317 or sarah.beazley@holbrookacademy.org for further details and an application pack.

Teaching Assistant

Closing date: Monday 6th February 2023

Point 4 – £21,189 pro rata per annum (38 weeks) (Actual salary £15,631)

Required as soon as possible

We are looking for motivated and enthusiastic Teaching Assistants to join our hardworking and friendly team to support students with their learning and behaviour needs. The positions involve working with individual students and small groups of students across all curriculum areas.

Hours to be worked will be between 8.15am – 3.30pm.

You will need to have a minimum grade C for English and Maths.

Previous experience of working with children in an educational setting is preferable.

Holbrook Academy is a popular, secondary school to the south of Ipswich easily accessible from the A12 and A14. We pride ourselves on our positive and supportive ethos and our passion is to ensure that ‘everybody can be somebody’.

The school has been judged ‘Good’ across all aspects by Ofsted (February 2019).

For further details and an application form, please contact Sarah Beazley, Headteacher’s PA, on 01473 328317 or sarah.beazley@holbrookacademy.org.

 

Examination Invigilators

Closing date: Friday 24th February 2023

Required immediately to assist the Examination Officer in the running and supervision of internal and external examinations.

Hours will be offered on an ad hoc basis, primarily in December, May and June. Ideally, applicants should be available for at least 5 morning or afternoon sessions a week. Sessions are potentially 8.30am-12.15pm and 1pm-4.45pm.

The successful candidates will:

  • have experience in basic administration
  • be reliable and punctual
  • demonstrate a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • work well as a team as well has have the initiative and confidence to work on their own
  • possess good communication skills
  • be able to follow instructions and work within a strict set of regulations
  • work with calmness and flexibility.

Full training will be given.

Pay – £10.65 per hour

If you think you have the necessary qualities, please contact Sarah Beazley for an application form – sarah.beazley@holbrookacademy.org