Vacancies

The Ascent Academies’ Trust is a small but growing partnership of Special Academies in the North East which aims to develop special needs provision across the region. The Trust has a high focus on providing high quality professional development opportunities for all staff.

 

Supply Care Assistants – Hope Wood Academy

Post:

Supply Care Assistants

Location:

Hope Wood Academy

Grade:

Grade C (SCP3 – SCP4) (Actual Salary £9.36 p/hour)

Hours/ weeks:

As and when required

Responsible to:

Head of Academy

Closing date:
Wednesday 18th March 2020 @ 9.00am
Following our successful Ofsted reports we continue to receive unprecedented demand for pupil places within the Trust and therefore this means we need new team members who are enthusiastic and passionate about SEND and want to come and work in our exciting and growing Academies.
Ascent Academies Trust was founded by four special secondary schools with the aim of developing a vision and strategic plan for special educational needs in Sunderland, Easington and Stockton. By collaboratively working together they are able to increase the opportunities they can offer their own students and staff and each academy brings to Ascent its own wealth of knowledge and expertise within their area.
We are seeking to appoint a number of Supply Care Assistants who will be responsible for supporting individuals and small groups, in addition to working with whole class groups.
We are seeking to appoint a number of Care Assistants who have a good understanding of students with a wide range of SEN, including meeting their welfare needs. Candidates will possess GCSE A*-G or equivalent in Maths and English.
Further information about Hope Wood Academy can be seen on their website – https://www.hopewood.org.uk/

 

To apply for this position, please click on the link below and follow the instructions on how to apply:
https://www.northeastjobs.org.uk/job/Supply_Care_Assistants_Hope_Wood_Academy/195383
If you require an application form in an alternative format, please email HR@ascenttrust.org
Interview date: Tuesday 31st March 2020
Candidates who have not been contacted by the interview date can assume they have been unsuccessful.

Supply Teaching Assistants – Hope Wood Academy

Post:

Supply Teaching Assistants

Location:

Hope Wood Academy

Grade:

Grade D (SCP5 – SCP6) (Actual Salary £9.74 p/hour)

Hours/ weeks:

As and when required

Responsible to:

Head of Academy

Closing date:
Wednesday 18th March 2020 @ 9.00am
Following our successful Ofsted reports we continue to receive unprecedented demand for pupil places within the Trust and therefore this means we need new team members who are enthusiastic and passionate about SEND and want to come and work in our exciting and growing Academies.
Ascent Academies Trust was founded by four special secondary schools with the aim of developing a vision and strategic plan for special educational needs in Sunderland, Easington and Stockton. By collaboratively working together they are able to increase the opportunities they can offer their own students and staff and each academy brings to Ascent its own wealth of knowledge and expertise within their area.
We are seeking to appoint a number of Supply Teaching Assistants who will be responsible for supporting individuals and small groups, in addition to working with whole class groups.
Candidates should have a good understanding of students with severe and profound learning difficulties, complex medical needs, and challenging behaviours; be well organised and be able to work as part of a team. Candidates will possess GCSE A*-G or equivalent in Maths and English.
Further information about Hope Wood Academy can be seen on their website – https://www.hopewood.org.uk/

 

To apply for this position, please click on the link below and follow the instructions on how to apply:
https://www.northeastjobs.org.uk/job/Supply_Teaching_Assistants_Hope_Wood_Academy/195376

 

If you require an application form in an alternative format, please email HR@ascenttrust.org
Interview date: Tuesday 31st March 2020
Candidates who have not been contacted by the interview date can assume they have been unsuccessful.

Head of English (Secondary) – Hope Wood Academy

Post:

Head of English Secondary

Location:

Hope Wood Academy

Grade:

MPS/UPS + SEN1 allowance + TLR2a

Hours/ weeks:

Full-time

Responsible to:

Head of Academy

Closing date:
Tuesday 10th March 2020 @ 9.00am
Following our successful Ofsted report in 2018 we continue to receive unprecedented demand for pupil places within the Academy and therefore this means we need new team members who are passionate about SEND and want to come and work in our exciting and growing Academy community. We are currently recruiting for a Head of English for our Primary department and a Head of English for our Secondary department.
As part of a Multi-Academy Trust of four special academies based in Sunderland, Easington and Stockton and part of wider SEND regional networks we work collaboratively to create the best possible opportunities for pupils with SEND. As a Trust we offer a range of professional development and progression opportunities. As Silver Investors in People Award holders we believe ‘our people’ are our strongest asset, we would love to hear from you if you share our passion and uncompromising vision for young people with SEND and are interested in joining the team, why not come for a visit and meet our amazing young people for yourself.
Further information about Hope Wood Academy can be seen on their website – https://www.hopewood.org.uk/

 

To apply for this position, please click on the link below and follow the instructions on how to apply:

https://www.northeastjobs.org.uk/job/Head_of_English_Secondary_Hope_Wood_Academy/195356

 

If you require an application form in an alternative format, please email HR@ascenttrust.org
Interview date: Thursday 26th and Friday 27th March 2020
Candidates who have not been contacted by the interview date can assume they have been unsuccessful.

Head of English (Primary) – Hope Wood Academy

Post:

Head of English Primary

Location:

Hope Wood Academy

Grade:

MPS/UPS + SEN1 allowance + TLR2a

Hours/ weeks:

Full-time

Responsible to:

Head of Academy

Closing date:
Tuesday 10th March 2020 @ 9.00am
Following our successful Ofsted report in 2018 we continue to receive unprecedented demand for pupil places within the Academy and therefore this means we need new team members who are passionate about SEND and want to come and work in our exciting and growing Academy community. We are currently recruiting for a Head of English for our Primary department and a Head of English for our Secondary department.
As part of a Multi-Academy Trust of four special academies based in Sunderland, Easington and Stockton and part of wider SEND regional networks we work collaboratively to create the best possible opportunities for pupils with SEND. As a Trust we offer a range of professional development and progression opportunities. As Silver Investors in People Award holders we believe ‘our people’ are our strongest asset, we would love to hear from you if you share our passion and uncompromising vision for young people with SEND and are interested in joining the team, why not come for a visit and meet our amazing young people for yourself.
Further information about Hope Wood Academy can be seen on their website – https://www.hopewood.org.uk/

 

To apply for this position, please click on the link below and follow the instructions on how to apply:
https://www.northeastjobs.org.uk/job/Head_of_English_Primary_Hope_Wood_Academy/195351
If you require an application form in an alternative format, please email HR@ascenttrust.org
Interview date: Thursday 26th and Friday 27th March 2020
Candidates who have not been contacted by the interview date can assume they have been unsuccessful.

 

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people with Special Needs and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore will be subject to a DBS check from the Disclosure and Barring Service. The Trust safeguards and protects its students and staff by being committed to respond in accordance with Sunderland Local Safeguarding Board Procedures.