Student Support Assistant

The Role

We are looking to recruit a full time Student Support Assistant (fixed term) at George Eliot School based in Nuneaton. Working during term time only on a 30 hour week!

Providing excellent support to students under the direction of the class teacher as well as supporting teachers with the curriculum. Liaising daily with teaching and support staff to offer the best experience for the students.


The ability to relate well to children and adults with effective communication skills. A good understanding of basic IT skills to support the learning of pupils. Experience of working with professionals to promote children’s/young people’s learning or welfare.

GCSE English and Maths are essential for this role.

The School

The school aims to transform the lives of children and young people and to release their potential through excellent education and the opportunity to acquire new skills. George Eliot’s mission is to ‘create successful futures’ for the children and young people in their schools.

What we offer

Great career development opportunities Collaborative working across the Trust with network teams sharing good practice Excellent CPD and support.

Application process

Closing Date: 11th October 2021

Please send completed applications to

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of our students. The successful applicant will therefore be required to complete an enhanced DBS.

The Midland Academies Trust (MAT) is an independent charitable organisation established by North Warwickshire & South Leicestershire College.

Application forms will be sent upon receipt of a CV. Applications must be completed in order to be considered for this role.