BIRCHGROVE PRIMARY SCHOOL
Birchgrove Road, Birchgrove, Cardiff CF14 1RR
ED50192654 – Reception
ED50195142 – KS2
2 XTeaching Assistants
(temporary until 31st March 2020)
Grade 3 SPT 3 - 6 (£18,065- £19,171) pro rata 39 Weeks per year
Required to start as soon as possible an enthusiastic, committed teaching assistants to work supporting learning and teaching, 1 post is in reception the other in KS2. These are temporary appointments until the end of March 2020 in the first instance. Thereafter the positions are dependent on funding.
The successful candidates will have experience of relating warmly to children, together with good communication skills. Experience of using Language Links would be desirable. Good standards of literacy and numeracy are also essential. Please note that, following training, the successful candidates will be expected to become part of the team that administer a daily insulin injection to a pupil within the school. They will also provide support to Midday supervisors at lunchtime.
Experience of working within a primary school is essential.
Please download or print off the application form by selecting the “Apply Now” button.
Alternatively, if you are not able to download a copy, you can contact Connect-2-Cardiff (C2C) or e-mail Cardiff Works for an application pack quoting reference: ED50192654 or ED50195142 and the job title.
Application forms should be completed in full and returned to the school addresses to the Headteacher by the closing date.
Closing date for applications: Monday 23rd September 2019 at 3:30pm
Interviews to take place on Friday 4th October 2019
These vacancies are suitable for post share
Internal candidates who wish to apply for this position on a secondment basis must obtain approval prior to application using Form SEC1 (4.C.081). Requests may only be approved by the relevant Chief Officer or senior nominated officer graded no lower than OM2 or in the case of schools based staff the Headteacher / Governing Body.
These posts are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.
Under the Education (Wales) Act 2014, all School Learning Support Workers must be registered with the Education Workforce Council (EWC).
Safeguarding and Child Protection are key priorities for the Council. We aim to support children and vulnerable adults to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. Our services and schools are committed to ensuring the safety and protection of all children and vulnerable adults, and will take action to safeguard their well-being, and acknowledge that children and vulnerable adults have a right to protection. This is supported in the general ethos of the Council and all schools.
Birchgrove Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.