Teaching Assistant – Term Time Only

Mossbourne Victoria Park Academy

Salary: Competitive dependant on experience

Start date:

Application closing date: 19/04/2020

Contract Type: Full-Time (Permanent)

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Salary Range – Competitive (DoE)

Start date – ASAP

Work pattern – Full time (Term Time only)

Contract – Permanent

Closing date – 19th April 2020

Location – Mossbourne Victoria Park Academy, Victoria Park Rd, London E9 7HD

Interview date – TBC

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Background

The Mossbourne Federation is the realisation of Sir Clive Bourne’s dream to provide the children of Hackney with an outstanding education. Since 2004 the Federation has nurtured Sir Clive’s dream by fostering kind, courteous, hard-working and well-rounded learners by providing an outstanding education based on the core values of ‘Excellence’, ‘No Excuses’ and ‘Unity’. Through upholding these core values, Mossbourne will be the first academy federation whose schools are without exception, exceptional.

The Federation’s calm working atmosphere creates well-rounded individuals who excel in the arts, on the sporting field and academically. All learners, regardless of ability, benefit from the innovative and enlightened approaches to teaching and learning within The Mossbourne Federation.

The Mossbourne Federation comprises four academies: Mossbourne Community Academy (secondary and which includes The Mossbourne Federation Sixth Form), Mossbourne Victoria Park Academy (secondary), Mossbourne Parkside Academy (primary) and Mossbourne Riverside Academy (primary).

Located in the London 2012 Olympic Park, at Mossbourne Riverside Academy (MRA) we continue to build on The Mossbourne Federation ethos of exceptional education for all of our pupils. With learning at the heart of everything we do MRA continues to raise expectations and achievement in Hackney and its neighbouring boroughs; we believe that all pupils can fulfil their true potential. Our pupils receive great lessons, enjoy a vibrant curriculum and have access to world-class sporting facilities. Our outstanding teaching staff provide pupils with a happy and caring learning environment, with high expectations for behaviour and manners throughout the academy.

At Mossbourne Victoria Park Academy (MVPA) we continue to build on The Mossbourne Federation ethos to provide an exceptional education for all pupils in our care. With learning at the heart of everything we do, MVPA continues to raise expectations and achievement in Hackney and its neighbouring boroughs with the belief that all students can fulfill their true potential. Our staff deliver excellent lessons; our pupils enjoy a vibrant enrichment programme and have access to debate, speech making and presentation training through our oratory specialism. Our excellent teaching staff work in a rewarding environment where everyone pulls together for the same thing; the best possible deal for our pupils.

About the role

Mossbourne Victoria Park is seeking an outstanding Teaching Assistant to join the team. Our support staff are an important element of what we do. They embody the same professional qualities of integrity, team-work and attention to detail as our teaching staff.

The role involves supporting students with special educational needs, including those with an Autistic Spectrum Disorder. The successful candidates will be committed to the safeguarding of all students. They will be well organised, willing to go the ‘extra mile’ and will be focused on the attainment of all students. They will support the corporate responsibility for the well-being and discipline of all students in the academy.

For further information, please refer to the Job Description – Teaching Assistant JD – MVPA v2

Federation staff are rewarded through access to a comprehensive benefits package, including but not limited to:

  • First Rate Professional Development
  • NQT Training Programme
  • Season Ticket Loans
  • MossBike – Cycle to work scheme
  • Coaching and Mentoring
  • Employee Assistant Programme
  • Corporate Gym Membership
  • Discounts at local restaurants
  • Recruitment Applicant Awards
  • The Mossbourne Allowance (conditions apply)

If you are passionate about innovative education, have a commitment to personal excellence and are ready for a new challenge, we welcome your application.

“The Mossbourne Federation is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.”

NB:  Applications may be considered whilst the post is being advertised. The Mossbourne Federation reserves the right to close adverts earlier than the stated deadline. We advise early applications are submitted.

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