Willowbrook Primary School
Sandbrook Road, St. Mellons, Cardiff, CF3 0ST
Acting Headteacher: Mrs. Debra Thomas BA (Hons)
Headteacher: Mr. Stephen Davies LL.B. (Hons)
Teaching Assistant - Nursery
Post Ref No: ED50265985
Grade 3 Spinal Points 3 - 6 (£18,562 - £19,698 PRO RATA)
16.5 hours per week (Mon, Thurs and Fri) / 39 weeks per year
Fixed term until 31 August 2021 due to Grant Funding
Start Date: January 2021
The Governing Body is seeking to appoint a pro-active, caring, committed and enthusiastic person to work in the Nursery Department at our school. The successful candidates should have experience and knowledge of early years practice and the Foundation Phase curriculum. The appointee should also be able to demonstrate excellent communication and organisational skills, good interpersonal skills, show initiative, share in the planning, delivery and evaluation of learning activities, support the teacher, deliver interventions and work well as part of a dedicated team. Please see attached Person Specification and Job Description for more information.
This post has a requirement for registration with the Education Workforce Council.
This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
Safeguarding and Child Protection are key priorities for the Council. We aim to support children and vulnerable adults to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. Our services and schools are committed to ensuring the safety and protection of all children and vulnerable adults, and will take action to safeguard their well-being, and acknowledge that children and vulnerable adults have a right to protection. This is supported in the general ethos of the Council and all schools.
Internal candidates who wish to apply for this position on a secondment basis must obtain approval prior to application using Form SEC1 (4.C.081). Requests may only be approved by the relevant Director/ Assistant Director/ Chief Officer or senior nominated officer graded no lower than OM2 or in the case of schools based staff the Headteacher / Governing Body.
Please download or print off the application form by selecting the “Apply Now” button.
Due to our current interim working arrangements, we are unable to provide recruitment packs through the post.
Application forms should be completed in full and returned to the school by the closing date.
Closing Date: Monday 7th December (Noon)
Shortlisting: Monday 7th December
Interviews: Friday 11th of December
As an equal opportunities employer, we value diversity. Therefore, although not a requirement for application, we welcome and encourage applications from underrepresented individuals including those:
• aged under 25;
• not in employment, education or training;
• from our local communities including in particular disabled individuals, carers and those from the Cardiff BAME and LGBT+ communities;
• ability to communicate fluently in Welsh.