Educational Teaching Assistant - Royds Hall Community School

All Through Schools
Royds Hall Community School
Term Time + 1 day
Huddersfield and surrounding areas
Band D, SCP 7-11
£13,476 to £14,587 actual salary

Kirklees Council are advertising this role on behalf of Royds Hall Community School.

This post is sited in the Specialist Provision Team within Royds Hall Community School which provides support for pupils with a range of special educational needs and their families.

Applications are invited from individuals who are able to work as part of a team. Applicants will support the learning needs of students in main stream classes. Emphasis will be placed on working with individual students and small groups, delivering a range of bespoke interventions as well as supporting in classes. As a school we believe in developing our staff and training will be provided to support you in your role

The ideal Candidate will:

  • Encourage, motivate and inspire young people through the support they give in order to encourage their learning;
  • Be committed to our ethos that all pupils can achieve their personal best at Royds Hall Community School; 
  • Have great references demonstrating that they are a suitable candidate and safe to work with children.

At SHARE MAT, we aim to:

  • Equip our staff to deliver their best every day by valuing people and supporting their personal best;
  • Encourage all our pupils to go beyond what they think they can achieve, to enjoy learning, helping them to lead healthy and happy lives;
  • Ensure our staff are happy at work, taking pride in pupils’ progress and development;
  • Never stop improving, developing and sharing our practice with others;
  • Deliver training and guidance driving motivation;
  • Offer great benefits, including outstanding CPD, supportive line management and networking opportunities across the MAT to aid personal development.

Royds Hall is one of eight academies/schools within our trust and is part of a close-knit community well located for commute from Leeds, Huddersfield and Wakefield.
You will see that Royds Hall:

  • Offers an exceptional learning environment and facilities, alongside a wide range of professional learning and development opportunities;
  • Is a vibrant place of learning and encouragement where children are happy, settled and confident;
  • Has a broad and balanced curriculum that provides a memorable educational experience for all of its pupils;
  • Aims to equip pupils with the attributes and attitude they need for their next stage of education.

Closing Date: Wednesday 26th August 2020

Interview Date: to be confirmed

Please send completed applications by email to

Please note that unfortunately, we do not accept CVs. The application form can be downloaded and completed from either the SHARE MAT website or from our School website.

SHARE MAT comprises of Beech Primary School, Cowlersley Primary School, Heaton Avenue Primary School, Luck Lane Primary School, Millbridge Junior, Infant and Nursery School, Royds Hall Community School, Shelley College, and Thornhill Community Academy.

SHARE MAT is committed to the Equalities Act 2010 and also to promoting the welfare and safeguarding of children and young people, by adhering to the “Keeping Children Safe in Education” guidance. All staff and volunteers are regularly trained regarding our expectations in keeping our students safe. An enhanced DBS is required for every post.

26 August 2020, 11:55 PM

This vacancy is closed to applications.