SET Ixworth

Hours: 27.5

Salary: £23,114 FTE £14,908 pro rata

Closing date: 01/07/2024 09:00

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Fixed term (Maternity Cover) until December 2024, 27.5 hours per week 

Salary £23,114 FTE per annum 

£14,908.38 Pro rata per annum 

SET Ixworth school is a small / medium-sized high school set in the wonderful Suffolk countryside. We are over-subscribed and will have over 600 pupils in the school by September 2024.   


The school enjoys a positive reputation in the community, as evidenced by the high demand for Year 7 places in September 2024. The students demonstrate respect, motivation and good behaviour in their learning.  


The school’s vision is to provide an education system that truly serves those it educates by always reflecting on and addressing individual needs, strengths, and interests. There is a Specialist Resource Base on site for around 12 pupils, supporting pupils with Special Educational Needs & Disabilities.   


The school is currently a “good” school according to Ofsted, with an inspection from September 2019.  


  • To support students to learn effectively in the classroom following direction from the class teacher. 
  • May invigilate exams and tests. 
  • May assist escorting pupils on educational visits. 
  • May assist with break time supervision including facilitating games and activities. 
  • Communicates with pupils to support learning and development and encourage acceptable behaviour. 
  • Exchanges information with staff and parents/carers. 
  • Work with individuals or small groups of pupils in the classroom under the direct supervision of teaching staff. 
  • Support pupils to understand instructions. 
  • Support independent learning and inclusion of all pupils. 
  • Support the teacher in behaviour management and keeping pupils on task. 


Application Closing Date will be – 1 July 2024 

Interview date – TBC 

Applications will be considered upon receipt; therefore, early applications are encouraged.   

Please request an application form from 

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, therefore all applicants must be prepared to undergo a number of checks to confirm their suitability to work with children and young people. The Trust welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. In accordance with the Department of Education’s “Keeping Children Safe in Education”, references will be sought on all short-listed candidates before interview. 

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