Staff Vacancies

The Shaw Education Trust is a Multi Academy Trust which opened on the 1st October 2014. It is a fast growing Trust and well regarded locally. Brookfields joined the Trust on 1st September 2018.

Brookfields School are seeking to appoint:

4 X Classroom Assistant 32.50 hours (Fixed Term to 31/8/2020)

Scale 3 Pt 3 £18,065 - Pt 4 £18,426 + SEN Allowance

Brookfields School provides a quality, inclusive and specialist education for pupils with severe and complex learning difficulties and autistic spectrum disorders.

Experience of working with pupils with Special Educational Needs is essential. The main purpose of the role is to work under the instruction/guidance of teaching staff to undertake work/care/support programmes, to enable access to learning for pupils and to assist the teacher in the management of pupils and the classroom.

The successful applicant will have:

o   NVQ II or equivalent in teaching assistance or experience of working with and/or caring for children in specified age range/subject area and commitment to achieve (which can include accredited prior learning)

o   The ability to work effectively within a team environment, understanding classroom roles and responsibilities

o   Experience of working with children with SEN

o   The ability to promote a positive ethos and role model positive attributes

o   Good level of interpersonal, numeracy and literacy skills

o   A high standard and understanding of Safeguarding procedures

Please return completed applications to the school either by post or by email to

Please note the school does not accept CV’s in place of an application form as we require the same range of information from all candidates.

Closing date: Friday 31st May at 12 noon, applications received after this time will not be accepted.

Interviews to be held Friday 7th June 19. 

The start date is to commence September 2019.

The Shaw Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment

This position is subject to appropriate vetting procedures including a criminal record check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly CRB) which will require you to disclose details of all unspent and unfiltered spent reprimands, formal warnings, cautions and convictions in your application form