We are seeking an experienced Student Support Assistant to work closely with our Pastoral team to provide maternity cover.
Please apply by 12.00 noon on Wednesday 2 February 2022
Full-time or part-time hours available, term time, plus 5 TD Days, 39 weeks.
Actual Salary range: £17,700 to 19,159 (based on 37 hours per week)
The role of the Student Support Assistant is to work closely with our Pastoral team to support students in both their behaviour and other barriers to learning.
The candidate will have excellent communication skills, a positive attitude and be able to demonstrate the ability to work effectively with young people.
Bradon Forest School is a well-respected and popular 11 – 16 comprehensive and our catchment area takes from rural and urban communities. The school is well situated just north of the M4 (J16), within easy travelling distance of Bristol, Bath, and Swindon and on the edge of the Cotswolds. The Athelstan Trust is a Multi-Academy Trust formed in 2015 currently consisting of five secondary schools (Malmesbury School, Bradon Forest School, The Dean Academy, Sir William Romney’s School and Chipping Sodbury School) in Wiltshire, Gloucestershire and South Gloucestershire. All our schools share a deep commitment to delivering an excellent comprehensive education to all the students in the Trust.
The Athelstan Trust 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 and Barring Service (DBS) check.
We are a flexible working employer and we are willing to consider any reasonable adjustments you require so please ask us during your interview.
Please complete the application form and accompany this with a letter outlining your experience to date and the particular strengths, interests and qualities that you could bring to the position.
We regret that due to the large number of applications we receive, we are only able to contact those candidates who are shortlisted for interview.
No CVs accepted; Bradon Forest School application form only.
A charitable company limited by guarantee, registered in England & Wales, as The Athelstan Trust Company No: 7699625.
Bradon Forest 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. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.