Current Vacancies


If you do not find what you are looking for on this page please try the Academy site - Pontefract Academy Trust.



Required as soon as possible (subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks)

Grade 5 £18,070 - £20,138 (£13,363.13 to £15,096.00 pro rata dependent on experience)

32.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday, term time, plus 2 days

Post Ref: P137

We are looking to appoint a passionate and enthusiastic 1:1 Support Worker, hopefully with experience. This key person will join a committed team who strive for excellence in the support given to students who have Additional Needs. This position is to provide additional 1:1 support for a student who has a Statement for Autism. Previous SEN experience and behaviour management is desirable. The successful candidate will be calm, confident and personable with a caring outlook. Outstanding communication skills and a patient approach are essential for this role.

We are an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from everyone. The Pontefract Academies Trust is wholly committed to ensuring children and young people are fully supported and safe. We are dedicated to the safeguarding of all children and young people whilst promoting their welfare and expect all staff and volunteers to share this. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure and any satisfactory pre-employment checks. Successful applicants will also be asked to provide criminal conviction information.

To obtain an application form and job specification:
Visit the Trust’s website:
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Telephone: 01977 707342

Completed application forms should be returned either by post to Lisa Dodgson, HR Manager, Pontefract Academies Trust, C/O St Mary’s Community Centre, The Circle, Chequerfield, Pontefract WF8 2AY or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than 10am Friday 9th February 2018.





Cleaning Services


Relief Cleaning Assistants - (all year round)


We are looking for relief cleaning staff to cover for sickness and holidays in a number of schools in the Pontefract area.
Hours vary depending on the school -    Mornings or late afternoon / early evening.
Rate of pay-
Cleaning Assistants - £7.78 per hour
The above rates are correct as at November 2017. Please contact the School to obtain the current rates.
Full training will be provided and could lead to permanent employment.

So if you or any of your team are interested please contact: - 01977 781569  for further information.
Download an application form. .pdf version. .doc version