Early Years Support Assistant

Cottingley Primary Academy

  • NCJ 11 -13 £24,054 - £24,948 FTE Actual Salary - £20,126.72 - £20,874.75 + AET Wellbeing Cash Plan + Car Scheme + Pension Scheme (TPS) + Additional AET Benefits
  • Leeds / Yorkshire
  • Permanent
  • Full Time
Posted 3 weeks ago

Dulverton Grove
Leeds, LS11 0HU
United Kingdom

Salary: NCJ 11 -13 £24,054 – £24,948 FTE Actual Salary – £20,126.72 – £20,874.75 + AET Wellbeing Cash Plan + Car Scheme + Pension Scheme (TPS) + Additional AET Benefits

Hours: 37 hours per week, 38 weeks per year

Start Date: As soon as possible

Cottingley Primary Academy in Leeds is a positive, nurturing and inspiring learning environment that provides a happy, caring community where everyone is encouraged and supported to achieve their goals. Our children are keen to learn, are well behaved and want to achieve their best. 

Are you a committed and hard-working individual that would love to make an impact here at  Cottingley Primary Academy? Our “Good” school (Ofsted 2019) has an excellent track record in successfully supporting graduates who are aspiring teachers and people looking for their first or  next step working in a primary school setting. We are a popular school in our community and within commutable distance of Wakefield, Leeds, Bradford and close to the M1 and A1 motorways. 

If you have a passion for education, are able to help support opportunities for learning and progress whether inside or out come rain, hail or shine and love working as part of a team, you could be the person we are looking for!

We are looking for an Early Years Support Assistant to work as a member of a multidisciplinary team providing high quality, integrated education and care for all children including those with disabilities and/or special educational needs. You will promote good practice and positive attitudes towards inclusion to all those involved within the Early Years, whether that be parents, staff, governors, school staff or children.

 About Academies Enterprise Trust

AET was established in 2008 and is now a national network of 57 primary, secondary, and special schools.  We are proud of our diverse and inclusive network which spans nearly every region in England.  We want our people to be empowered to do their best work, supported by the best leadership they’ve ever had, so that we provide an excellent education to every child, in every classroom.

With excellent leadership and teaching in every school, we will help children go on to lead successful and happy lives.

We acknowledge and appreciate the exceptional efforts of all our people.  

AET Staff Benefits 

Career development and training: AET offers a wide range of statutory and developmental training to help you succeed in your career.

  • Great pension | Healthcare cashback and helpline | Employee assistance programme
  • Free financial advice | Salary advances | Affordable loan scheme | Electric car and bike schemes
  • Lifestyle savings | Discounted gym membership | Travel and leisure scheme

 This post is a fixed term contract and is required to commence as soon as possible.

Closing date: 10 December 2023 

 We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response.  All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.

In line with our safeguarding practices we are unable to accept CV’s. Apply today.

Academies Enterprise Trust and all of our academies are committed to ensuring the highest levels of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils, and we expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We adopt a robust, fair and consistent recruitment process which is inline with Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance. This includes online checks for shortlisted candidates. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check.

Academies Enterprise Trust embraces diversity and promotes equality of opportunity.  Job share, part time and flexible working opportunities will be considered.

We are a Disability Confident Employer and there is a guaranteed interview scheme for candidates with disabilities who meet the minimum selection criteria.

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AET is recruiting for Teacher Training placements.  Please visit our website for further details.


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