Mount Stuart Primary School
Age range 3-11
Post References ED50219088
5 X TEACHING ASSISTANT/ LEARNING SUPPORT
Grade 4 Level 2 (SPT 6 - 11)
£19,698 - £21,748 pro rata
32.5hrs per week 39 weeks per year term time only
Starting September 2021
Temporary appointment until 31st August 2022
The Governing Body would like to appoint Learning Support Assistants in various positions throughout the school.
There are 5 positions available from Nursery to Year 6.
The successful candidates will enjoy working with a highly dedicated and skilled team of staff in a happy, vibrant and culturally diverse school.
Applications are invited from candidates who enjoy working with children and have the energy and enthusiasm to support pupils to achieve. The successful candidates will be able to:
Establish excellent relationships with pupils and parents;
Show initiative and work flexibly
Support a child with their learning and/or physical needs;
Promote the inclusion and acceptance of all pupils;
Work productively and collaboratively with all staff;
Apply good literacy and numeracy skills;
Demonstrate an interest in child development;
Contribute to the positive ethos and aims of our culturally diverse school.
Under the Education (Wales) Act 2014, all School Learning Support Workers must be registered with the Education Workforce Council (EWC).
These posts are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced checks.
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 vacancies are suitable for post share.
Completed applications should be returned to the Headteacher, Helen Borley by Email
Closing date: Wednesday 30th June 2021 12pm
Interview date: Thursday 8th July 2021
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.
As an equal opportunities employer, we value diversity. Therefore, although not a requirement for application, we welcome and encourage applications from underrepresented individuals including those:
• aged under 25;
• not in employment, education or training;
• from our local communities including in particular disabled individuals, carers and those from the Cardiff BAME and LGBT+ communities;
• ability to communicate fluently in Welsh.