Vacancies

St James School

Teacher of Mathematics

St James is looking to appoint an excellent Teacher of Mathematics to join our Mathematics Department from January 2020.  The successful candidate will be passionate about their subject and an excellent classroom practitioner who delivers innovative, engaging and challenging lessons that ensure all students achieve their best.  

We are an 11-16 mixed comprehensive school of 950 students situated in the East of Exeter on a relatively new, purpose-built site which offers excellent facilities for all our departments.  We are an innovative and aspirational school that is driven by the highest of expectations in all that we do. We offer a rich and personalised learning environment for all of our students and work hard together to ensure everyone succeeds on a pastoral, extracurricular and academic basis.  Ofsted judged us to be a strong Good in our inspection in January 2018, but acknowledged that we were on a clear trajectory to achieve Outstanding in the near future.

We want to be the best; we want to offer the best, we want our students to achieve their best.  If you share our passion, vision and drive and are prepared to go that extra mile to support our students, then we would welcome your application.

Our staff are incredibly committed and passionate about all that they do and are rewarded with bespoke CPD provision, in-house career progression opportunities, regular staff-wellbeing events and are actively encouraged and supported to partake in nationally recognised qualifications like the NPQs.  As a school we prioritise our staff’s wellbeing, as illustrated in the Why Work at St James sheet in our application pack.

We would welcome applications from NQTs and RQTs.  We provide a personalised and comprehensive programme of support to our NQTs which progresses into year two to ensure RQTs continue to receive guidance and coaching.

Application forms and further information are available from our website:

www.stjamesexeter.co.uk or by email to recruitment@stjamesexeter.co.uk.

Closing date for applications:    Midday on Thursday 14th November

Interview date:                        Friday 15th November

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is a values driven, rapidly growing 2 – 16 Trust with a relentless focus on transforming lives through learning by delivery outstanding outcomes for every pupil, regardless of background. With a reputation for highly successful school improvement in very challenging circumstances, we are passionate about driving up standards and raising the aspirations of all our pupils.

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and operate in accordance with the Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before an appointment is confirmed.

Teaching Assistant

Grade B actual salary £15,033 – £15,334 (£17,711 – £18,065 pro rata)

Permanent

37 hours per week – term time only (39 weeks per annum)

Start date:  ASAP

 This is an exciting opportunity assisting the SENDCo team and teaching staff in the support of students who need additional support.   

The role will be varied and the successful applicant will need to show empathy and resilience and be able to offer support and guidance in a range of situations within the school. 

If you would like further information, please contact Tamar Busby on TMB@stjamesexeter.co.uk.

Application forms and further information are available from our website:

www.stjamesexeter.co.uk or by email to recruitment@stjamesexeter.co.uk.

Closing date:  Midday on Friday 15th November

Interview Date: Friday 22nd November

 Teaching Assistant Application Pack

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is a values driven, rapidly growing 2 – 16 Trust with a relentless focus on transforming lives through learning by delivery outstanding outcomes for every pupil, regardless of background. With a reputation for highly successful school improvement in very challenging circumstances, we are passionate about driving up standards and raising the aspirations of all our pupils.

 The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and operate in accordance with the Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed.

Cover Supervisor

Grade D actual salary £14,579 – £16,096 (£19,554 – £21,589 pro rata)

Permanent

32.5 hours per week – term time only (39 weeks per annum)

Start date:  ASAP

 This is an exciting opportunity to support our students and the school as a whole in covering for absent colleagues across all departments.   You will be part of a team of three, providing 1-1 support to students and supporting core lessons when cover is not needed.   

As Cover Supervisor you will supervise the completion of set work, supervise classroom activities and maintain discipline and implement behaviour management controls in accordance with school policy.  The role will also involve producing reports on performance and attainment, and monitoring student progress within lessons.

If you would like further information, please contact Emily Harper, Deputy Headteacher on EJH@stjamesexeter.co.uk

 Application forms and further information are available from our website:

www.stjamesexeter.co.uk or by email to recruitment@stjamesexeter.co.uk

Closing date:  Midday on Monday 18th November

Interview Date:  w/c 25th November

Cover Supervisor Application Pack

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is a values driven, rapidly growing 2 – 16 Trust with a relentless focus on transforming lives through learning by delivery outstanding outcomes for every pupil, regardless of background. With a reputation for highly successful school improvement in very challenging circumstances, we are passionate about driving up standards and raising the aspirations of all our pupils.

 The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and operate in accordance with the Safeguarding and Child protection Policy. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed

Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust School Governors – EXETER

The Ted Wragg Multi-Academy Trust is an exciting and growing trust with the ambition to raise the aspirations of young people and enable them to become fulfilled, confident and motivated citizens, able to contribute actively to a democratic society. Our students across the wider Exeter area, regardless of social or cultural background, are motivated to succeed and make outstanding progress because their needs are met through creative, relevant and innovative provision.

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust family of schools currently consists of Isca Academy, St James, Cranbrook Education Campus, West Exe and Exwick Heights. The Trust has trustees from the University of Exeter and Exeter College, as well as from reputable local businesses. We currently have governor vacancies in many of our schools and are looking to strengthen our governance with energetic and driven individuals with a wide range of expertise across both education and business. Although the role of a governor is voluntary, we are able to offer training and personal development, extensive support from our wide network of governors and limitless opportunity to positively impact on the education and life chances of our young people in and around Exeter. If you have the ability to commit your time and enthusiasm and you share our values in inspiring the next generation we would be keen to hear from you.
Thank you for your interest.

Rob Bosworth
Chair of the Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust

Please contact Alison Layton-Hill, Clerk to the Trust by telephone on 01404 823293 x 272 or by email on alison.laytonhill@tedwraggtrust.co.uk for an informal chat or to register your interest.

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post.