Please apply by 12.00 noon on Monday 5 October 2020.
We are seeking an experienced Student Support Assistant 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. Please see the attached job description for role responsibilities in more detail.
This is a permanent role, term time only (38 weeks) position, and working 37 hours per week. The actual gross annual salary range is £16,493 - £17852.
Bradon Forest School is a well-respected and popular 11 – 16 comprehensive and our catchment area takes from rural and urban communities. We are committed to staff training and development and hold numerous awards including: Arts Mark Gold and International School – Full Award. 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. In September 2015, Bradon Forest School became part of The Athelstan Trust, a Multi Academy Trust, which consists of four secondary schools: Malmesbury School, Bradon Forest School in Purton, The Dean Academy in Lydney and Sir William Romney Academy in Tetbury. 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.
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.