Achievement Support Assistant
Grade 3 SCP 3-5 (£18,562 - £19,312 pro rata, actual salary £6291)
15 hours per week
8:45am – 11:45pm (Mon-Fri)
Fixed-term until 31/08/2021 initially
Term-time only (190 days per year)
We are looking for a dynamic, committed and innovative individual to join our team to support a child in our
nursery setting. This is a specific one-to-one position and will end when the child leaves the school.
This is an exciting time to join our school as we look to further develop our ethos and culture. Our staff are highly committed to providing the very best opportunities for our children and work together collaboratively.
Our school sits at the heart of our community and we support our families in any way we can. The
successful candidate will show empathy and an understanding that some of our children have barriers that may affect their learning.
If you are ready for a challenge, have a positive outlook and want to develop your understanding and skills
in a supportive Trust, then we would love to hear from you.
The successful candidates will:
- Have an understanding of how children learn and how to get the best from them
- Have experience of working in a primary or nursery setting
- Be a team player, willing to go above and beyond for our children
- Have excellent interpersonal skills
- Be understanding and have empathy with children
- Have a passion to work with vulnerable children and be flexible to meet their needs
We can offer:
- Delightful children who love being in school
- Hard-working, motivated and knowledgeable staff, who work together in the best interests of
- Opportunities to work with colleagues across our schools
- Investment in your development, through targeted CPD
If you would like to discuss the post further, or to arrange a visit to our school (COVID-19 permitting), please contact Mr Stuart Mills, Headteacher on 01482-825207.
Closing Date: Thursday 3rd December 2020 @ 12:00noon
Shortlisting: Friday 4th December 2020
Interviews to be held: w/c Monday 7th December 2020
Dorchester 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.