Freemantles School in Woking, Surrey seeks enthusiastic, happy and conscientious individuals to join our team of classroom assistants.
You will be responsible for providing classroom support to our students with complex social communication needs and autism. Our students are aged 4-19 and are grouped into small class sizes.
Previous experience of working with children would be an advantage; however we provide all staff with a fully paid induction training package with ongoing professional development.
Freemantles has proactive school leaders experienced in enhancing skills and developing individual career paths.
This has proven to be an excellent starting point to a career in education, providing excellent experience to support aspiring applicants to: Lead Assistant, Teacher, Educational Psychologist etc.
The role can fit in and work alongside other paid opportunities that are often available to support our children and young people out of school hours and in the school holidays (subject to experience and completed training).
We can offer you great benefits including:
- Generous pension scheme
- Paid sick leave
- Surrey Rewards discount programme
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Built in holiday pay entitlement
- Internationally renowned and 'Outstanding' school on your CV
- Free parking
- Dedicated staff room
- Hot meals available at a reasonable price
The position is typically for a maximum of 30 hours per week, from 9.15am to 3.15pm, term time only. However we would welcome applications from individuals looking for fewer hours; if this is the case, please state your preferred working hours on your application form. The position is graded at PS3 with a salary of £12,662 (Full time equivalent £17,663).
To start as soon as possible. A good level of English and Maths is required.
Application forms only - CV’s are not accepted.
Freemantles School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.
Closing date: Thursday 12th November 2020, 9.00am
Interviews will be held via Zoom on: Friday 20th November 2020
The job description, person specification and application form can be seen below. Please submit your application form online via ETEACH.
Freemantles School recognise our moral and statutory responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of all pupils. We endeavour to provide a safe and welcoming environment where children are respected and valued. We are alert to the signs of abuse and neglect and follow our procedures to ensure that children receive effective support, protection and justice. Child protection reporting and forms, form part of the school’s safeguarding responsibilities.