Required January 2020. Grade 6 £19,945–£21,166 FTE.
Term time + inset days when required. Hours 8.30am–3.30pm, 31.25 hrs per week.
Full time and part time applications will be considered.
Closing date: Sunday 15 December 2019.

Abbey Woods Academy is a rapidly improving and friendly school in South Oxfordshire. We are an easy commute from the surrounding towns such as Abingdon, Didcot and Wallingford, along with good transport links to Oxford and Reading.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Higher Level Teaching Assistant with passion and enthusiasm to join our team at Abbey Woods. Our children would welcome a teaching assistant who will nurture their potential, encourage aspiration and maximise their enthusiasm and willingness to learn. 

The ideal candidate will:

  • have a minimum of GCSE English and Maths at Grade C and have an NVQ 3, or equivalent with relevant experience
  • be an effective communicator with excellent literacy and numeracy skills with accurate spoken English
  • have a positive attitude and be able to work flexibly and effectively on your own and as part of a team

We can offer you:

  • a highly motivated and dedicated team of teaching and support staff embracing school improvement
  • opportunities for professional development through collaboration with other trust schools as well as through in-school training

Abbey Woods Academy is proud to be part of Anthem Schools Trust, a multi-academy trust that creates ambitious and successful schools where every child thrives. Through the Trust, we provide high-quality professional development, coaching and leadership opportunities. This includes a number of specialist Trust-wide roles that offer talented teachers and leaders the opportunity to develop in their career and make an even bigger difference to children and young people. 

Visits to the school are positively encouraged; please contact Caroline Tidmarsh on 01865 340420 to organise a visit and see our website www.abbeywoodsacademy.oxon.sch.uk for an application pack. Completed applications should be returned to Caroline Tidmarsh at ctidmarsh@abbeywoodsacademy.oxon.sch.uk.

CVs will not be accepted.

Closing date: Sunday 15th December.
Applications considered on receipt and interviews held shortly after.

Abbey Woods Academy
Wimblestraw Road, Berinsfield, Oxfordshire OX10 7LZ
Tel: 01865 340420

Anthem Schools Trust is a charity and a company limited by guarantee.
Registered in England & Wales. Company No. 7468210.
Registered Office: Highbridge House, 16-18 Duke Street, Reading, RG1 4RU. 

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, visitors and volunteers to share in this commitment. All post holders are subject to an Enhanced DBS Check, suitable references and other essential checks. Staff involved in recruitment and selection of employees are trained in safer recruitment, and all of our staff and volunteers undertake Child Protection training.

Abbey Woods Academy

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Abbey Woods Academy
Wimblestraw Road
OX10 7LZ

Head Teacher: Mr G Mottram

Abbey Woods Academy is part of the CfBT Schools Trust – a charity and a company limited by guarantee. Registered in England & Wales. Company No. 7468210. Registered Office: Highbridge House, 16-18 Duke Street, Reading, RG1 4RU. CfBT Schools Trust is a part of Education Development Trust, a registered charity and company limited by guarantee. Company No. 867944; Charity No. 270901.

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