East Midlands Education Trust

Teaching Assistant

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The South Wolds Academy and Sixth Form


Scale 3 OR Scale 4 (depending on qualification)

Hours per Week



1 Year Fixed Term

Closing Date



Qualified or Unqualified Teaching Assistant

37 hours per week, Term Time Only, Fixed Term for One Year

Scale 4 (£21,269 - £22,571 pro rata; Actual salary £18,132.09 - £19,242.06) or Scale 3 (£20,043 - £20,852 pro rata; Actual salary £17,086.91 - £17,776.59) – dependent on qualifications


South Wolds is a high attaining, semi-rural- popular school located in the village of Keyworth in Nottinghamshire which is only 6 miles from West Bridgford.  We are also a founding partner of the East Midlands Education Trust, committed to providing a first class education for all of our students.

Are you committed to making a real difference to children’s lives?  We are looking for someone with excellent numeracy and literacy skills and with the tenacity to ensure that our youngsters receive the best possible provision.  You will be a member of our Learning Support Team providing one to one or small group support for vulnerable youngsters.  You will also spend time supporting whole class teaching and will work closely with teachers to support them in making necessary adjustments to teaching and resources. 

An application pack including job description and person specification can be downloaded below. An application form can be downloaded by clicking 'Apply Online' above. Applications must be made on an EMET application form. CVs will not be accepted. No agencies.

Please send completed applications forms to recruitment@emet.uk.com

For more information about the role or to arrange a school visit, please email jegglenton@southwolds.notts.sch.uk

The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post, will be required to undergo a full enhanced DBS check and must be eligible to work in the UK. The School looks to employ well-qualified staff who are willing to contribute to the full life of the school and who are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Safeguarding checks will be undertaken during the recruitment process.

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 9.00 AM on Friday 23rd September 2022