Post Details:

Contract:             Established (Variable 30 – 37 hours – Reviewed termly)

Hours:                  Commencing 36.25 hours per week (Term Time Only plus 1 week)


Grade:                  Band 4 (Pt 9 – 13)

Salary:                  £14,324 – £14,868

Governors are seeking to appoint a Business Support Assistant to join this successful Academy which caters for children aged 4 – 16 years with Special Educational Needs.

Our small friendly business support team plays a key role in supporting the Academy’s high expectations for teaching and learning and for developing improved services to support children and their families. The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate commitment, enthusiasm, flexibility, attention to detail, the ability to work under pressure in a busy environment and be keen to support all aspects of the work of the school.

Induction and full training will be provided on appointment.



  • Minimum 4 GCSE (A-C) qualifications
  • Good written & communication skills
  • The ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Confidentiality
  • Experience of working in a school is desirable


This is an excellent opportunity to join a school that is friendly, supportive and committed to high standards of education and welfare for children.


Application forms and further details are available for download on the Academy Website:


Closing Date for applications:  1 October 2018 at 12 noon

The Woodlands Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

DBS Disclosure is required for appointment to this post.

The Woodlands Academy supports the principle of equality of opportunity in employment.

Please note that applications will only be accepted on the Academy’s Application Form.


Application Form

Instructions for Applicant

Job Description

Person Specification

Terms & Conditions

Equal Opportunities