Support Staff Vacancies

At Aspire Academies Trust we are passionate about making a difference to the lives of our children. They are at the heart of everything we do and we strive to inspire learners and change their lives, as a result of our exceptional educational provision. We want all our schools to be the best they can be and for each child to discover the skills, abilities, talents and interests that lie within them.

We are a multi academy trust on the brink of expansion with opportunities for future career progression. Through our learning culture, collaborative approach and welcoming environment we think you'll find our Trust a great place to work.

If you are coming from a local authority role, we will recognise your length of service for acquired benefits such as maternity leave and sick pay, and we offer performance related pay and childcare vouchers to all our employees.

As we are in the business of education, all applicants must complete an application form before they will be considered for the role. Full job description and person specification for each role available below.

Visits to the academies and central team are warmly welcomed. In some cases candidates may be interviewed prior to the interview date listed above.

Teaching School Administrator (West Herts Teaching School) 

Required for September 2017 working 37 hours per week, term time plus 3 weeks.

Grade - H4 or H5 depending on experience (FTE £17,547 - £21,057) pro-rata + fringe allowance

This unique role is a real opportunity to join a happy and dynamic team working across the Aspire Academies Trust family of schools, with our Alliance schools and regionally with our many partners.

The role is based at Bovingdon Primary Academy and is very varied, supporting the Teaching School team in the delivery of courses and training on site and in schools. This includes supporting School Direct Training for teachers.

The person we are seeking will be highly skilled, well organised, dedicated, enthusiastic, motivated and able to communicate at all levels. We work with many partners both locally and regionally and the ability to create promotional materials and have some marketing skills would be beneficial.

NB: There is also an opportunity to include part time Clerking for the Aspire Board of Trustees and the Local Advisory Boards to this role for which some flexibility would be required as there are some evening meetings. This activity would attract additional pay and training for the Clerking role will be provided if required.

For an informal conversation about the role please contact Sally Bishop, Director West Herts Teaching School Partnership on 07948 412393.

Closing Date: 14th July 2017: Interview date week of the 17th July

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Casual Catering Assistant  

£7.78 per hour + fringe allowance

Part time and term time with shifts as and when required, 11am - 2pm

We are looking for a casual catering assistant to cover shifts at one or more of the Trust’s Hertfordshire academies, to help keep up our excellent standards of service at peak times or during period of staff absence.

The role involves:

  • preparing, cooking and delivering meals under supervision of the Cook
  • supporting other related catering duties
  • cleaning duties in the kitchen and servicing areas
  • checking deliveries of food
  • topping up supplies of condiments and cutlery

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The Aspire Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding children and young people. Our interviews will always include relevant questions relating to child protection and / or safeguarding. The successful applicant will be required to undertake a DBS check and other vetting checks appropriate to the role.


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