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Teaching Assistant
Ark Alexandra Academy
Salary From
£17,972 (pro rata)
Salary To
£21,285 (pro rata)

Teaching Assistant  (Fixed until 22 July 2020)

Working at Ark Alexandra Academy is about more than being part of a school, it is about being part of a community. We have achieved GCSE results which are the best in Hastings.  Our BTEC performance was top 10% nationally for 2018/19, our A Level results are within the top 40% nationally. It is an exciting time to join us as we strive towards excellence. 

We are looking to recruit two Teaching Assistants who will play a pivotal role in a committed team and make a real impact on the outcomes of our students. Both posts are for a fixed term until 22 July 2020.

We want to enable all students to go to university or a career of their choice. Your role in supporting students and removing barriers to their progress is critical to achieving this goal.

Professional development is at the heart of all that we do at Ark Alexandra Academy. We pride ourselves in our development opportunities and training, both in house and externally.  We will develop and provide you with a range of different experiences that will support you in your future endeavours, thus progressing your career to either an HLTA or Teacher Training.

Ark is one of the UK's most successful school groups with a network of 37 schools in 4 locations across the country alone, it is an international charity transforming lives through education. As part of the network, our staff can expect: 

·         Access to a range of discounts through the Ark Rewards Scheme which includes reduced gym memberships, discounts at major retailers and travel loans

·         Twice as many training days as standard

·         Support from a network of 37 schools


The deadline for applications is 9.00am on Monday 22 October 2019. These will be reviewed on an ongoing basis so early applications are encouraged. Interviews will be arranged for week beginning Monday 4 November 2019.

For further details and to apply please submit your application online by visiting our website www.arkalexandra.org  or alternatively you can download the job description and person specification here.

Deadline:        09.00am on Monday 22 October 2019


Salary:             Ark Band 5 (£17,972 – £21,285 pro-rata), dependent upon experience


Start date:      ASAP


Location:         Hastings


Ark Alexandra Academy is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.