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Type of Position:Isolation Specialist Teaching Assistant
Start Date:September 2020
Closing Date: Monday 10th August 2020 at 9:00. Interviews: TBC


Full-time (37 hours per week) term time only role to start in September 2020.

VTG8 Scale Point 22 – 25, starting salary £21,495 per annum, pro rata (actual salary £18,385 per annum) + Health Cash Plan and Benefit package (see website for full details of our employee benefit package)

Venturers Trust is a dynamic and focused multi-academy trust based in Bristol, formed in September 2017 through the merger of CGS Trust and Merchants’ Academy Trust. The Trust is responsible for eight academies, 3,500 pupils and 700 staff with a commitment to making a significant and lifelong difference to the lives of young people from some of Bristol’s most disadvantaged communities.  

We are seeking to appoint an Isolation Specialist Teaching Assistant who will assist the Isolation Manager with the day to day running of isolation ensuring that students are effectively supervised and that high standards of behaviour are achieved and students learning is maximised.

You will:

• Be educated to a high standard with a minimum GCSE grade C in English and mathematics (or equivalent qualifications).

• NVQ Level 3 or equivalent relevant to teaching and learning

• A current First Aid certificate or willingness to be trained as a First Aider.

• Proven track record of successfully working with disaffected young people

• Experience of assisting students with their learning

• Experience in SEMH teaching in pastoral care

In return you will join a wonderful team and have every opportunity to further your professional development and career with an excellent benefit package including; Wellbeing Health Cash Plan, Retail Discounts, ICT Loans, Professional Induction Incentive plus others. 

Closing date:  Monday 10th August 2020 at 9:00. Interviews: TBC

Due to the expected volume of applications, it may not be possible to acknowledge or respond to all applicants.


Merchants’ Academy is part of Venturers Trust and is committed to equality, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all staff.

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