Support Staff Vacancies

As our school grows each year we continue to build a team of committed support professionals.

As such, we are looking for colleagues to join an exciting expanding school that works with a fabulous community of learners, parents and stakeholders.


Teaching Assistant – ATAM Academy

Salary: £19,802

Contract: Full Time, Permanent

Start Date: September 2021

Firstly, thank you for your interest in becoming part of ATAM Academy. This is a very exciting and unique opportunity in working a faith school; developing policy and procedures and putting these into operation so that we become an Academy to be proud of.

ATAM Academy is part of the Khalsa Academies Trust and is our first “all-through” school. KAT is a Multi Academy Trust with 2 other secondary schools based in Stoke Poges, Slough and Wolverhampton.

We are looking for a well-qualified, enthusiastic and hard-working Teaching Assistant, who has a passion for teaching support and the ability to work closely and effectively with our SEND students. The successful candidate will be aspirational in outlook, showing a commitment to raising achievement through outstanding teaching support and learning support. In return we can offer you support from a highly committed and experienced team with a strong and positive ethos, where every student is encouraged to be the best they can be. If appointed, you will have the opportunity to contribute to a professional and hard-working SEND team. Your support will make a real difference to continue the journey of success of the academy SEND provision. 

Within your application you should state clearly why you are the ideal candidate for this role stating examples of where you have had significant impact on academic standards. The Job Description and Person Specification are attached with this advertisement.

How to Apply

To apply for this post please visit our website and complete the online application form and equal opportunities form at ATAM school website.

Closing time and date for applications is 12.00 noon on Thursday 30th September 2021

Shortlisting to take place on or after Thursday 30th September 2021

Interviews to be held on Wednesday 6th October 2021.


Please visit our website where you can read more about our school and the Khalsa Academies Trust.

For any questions regarding the vacancy please contact Ishpreet Kaur, Office Manager at

Thank you again for your interest in this post and I look forward to receiving your application.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undergo child protection screening.

Teaching Assistant Person Spec and Job Description

Application Form

Atam Academy is committed to safeguarding children. We believe that children and young people should never experience abuse of any kind. We have a responsibility to promote the welfare of all children and young people, to keep them safe and to practise in a way that protects them. We expect that all staff, volunteers, outside agencies and service providers adhere to our policies and share in our commitment to safeguard all children in our care.