Radyr Primary School
Headteacher: Claire Skidmore
NOR 464 (Including 48 Place Nursery)
Post Ref: ED50222982
Senior Teaching Assistant
Start: 06 January 2020
Grade: 5 (£21166 – £24799 pro rata)
22 Hours per Week term time only 39 weeks
Temporary until 31 August, 2020 initially
We are seeking to appoint an ambitious, enthusiastic and innovative Teaching Assistant with excellent interpersonal skills to work across the Foundation Phase and KS2.
The successful candidate will need:
• Personality, drive and enthusiasm to support all learners in an engaging and enjoyable way;
• High expectations for the learning, behaviour and care of all pupils;
• To be hard working and committed to high standards;
• Good organisational, interpersonal and communication skills.
At Radyr Primary School we are committed to high quality professional development, and can offer friendly and enthusiastic learners with a developing growth mindset. We are a welcoming and hardworking community of staff, governors and pupils who are enthusiastic about a quality educational experience.
Radyr Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.
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.
Under the Education (Wales) Act 2014, all School Learning Support Workers must be registered with the Education Workforce Council (EWC).
This post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced check and satisfactory references.
Please download or print off the application form by selecting the “Apply Now” button.
Alternatively, if you are not able to download the application, you can contact Connect-2-Cardiff (C2C) or e-mail Cardiff Works for an application pack quoting reference: ED50222982 and the job title.
Application forms should be completed in full and emailed.
Application Closing Date: Monday 16 December 2019 (12pm)
Interviews: Wednesday 18 December 2019
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.
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.