St Monica’s Primary School
Post Ref : ED50207768
Teaching Assistants X2 32.5 hours/39 weeks per year - Temporary contract (1 year)
Grade 3 (Salary Point 3 to 6 pro rata)
To start September 2019
Age Range: 4 - 11 yrs
We are seeking to appoint 2 teaching assistants, to support children in the Foundation Phase with additional needs. We are a vibrant and exciting Church in Wales school in Cathays, Cardiff enjoying excellent relationships with children, parents, carers and the wider community.
Applicants should be friendly, be able to work as part of a team, be able to establish genuine relationships with children and their families, have experience of supporting children’s learning and a passion for education. A good standard of numeracy and literacy and an understanding of child development is also required.
Applicants should be sensitive to, and supportive of, the Christian ethos of the school.
This post is a temporary contract. Short listed applicants will be invited to look around the school as part of the interview process.
Applicants should note that an Enhanced Disclosure Check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) will be necessary for the successful applicants.
Under the Education (Wales) Act 2014, all School Learning Support Workers must be registered with the Education Workforce Council (EWC).
This vacancy is suitable for post share.
Completed application forms are to be returned direct to the school by the closing date.
Closing Date: 12 noon 22nd July 2019
Interview Date: week beginning 5th August 2019
This post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced check.
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 Chief Officer or senior nominated officer graded no lower than OM2 or in the case of schools based staff the Headteacher / Governing Body.
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.
St Monica's C.I.W. Primary 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.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.