Malmesbury School requires an Additional Needs Assistant to join our excellent Learning Support team. You should be adaptable and enthusiastic with a commitment to working with students. The role will involve supporting the medical/health needs of a student by following the needs outlined in the student’s health care plan. Health training and competency to be provided by the young person’s community nursing team.
This role is attached to a specific student. If and when the student becomes independent, the post will cease.
Applications should be submitted using the application form available on the school website. Please read the relevant job description.
Malmesbury School is part of The Athelstan Trust, a Multi Academy Trust with local secondary schools. We are an ‘outstanding’ 11-18 comprehensive school, serving the attractive market town of Malmesbury and the surrounding area. We have over 1300 students on role with a sixth form just under 200. We are a pleasant, friendly school with a positive caring ethos and an excellent academic record. The most recent Ofsted inspection (May 2012) graded the school as ‘outstanding’ in every category under the new framework.
We are an ambitious and determined school that seeks to be a Happy, Caring and Excellent community with a national reputation for excellence. We are a National Support School and a Teaching School with a long history of working in collaboration with other schools.
Malmesbury School is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this obligation. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure by the DBS.
The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Wednesday 28th August 2019. Interviews will take place early September 2019. Please note: we are unable to reply to each individual application. If you have not heard from us by 30th September 2019, please assume that your application has not been successful.
Please visit the school website for all further information
Malmesbury 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.