GRANGETOWN NURSERY SCHOOL
Headteacher Miss Nicola Brinning
TEMPORARY SENIOR TEACHING ASSISTANT
POST REF: ED50141511
Grade 5 sp 11 – 19
£21,748 - £25,481 (Pro rata FTE)
32.5 hrs per week, Term Time 39 weeks pa
To Commence 18th January 2021 until 31st March 2021 in first instance
This post is temporary Due to Current Budget Constraints and Pupil Numbers
We are seeking to appoint an experienced teaching assistant to join our friendly, experienced and committed professional team.
The team is looking for a professional who is:
Committed to high quality early years education and care
Committed to the principles and philosophy of the Foundation Phase
Is passionate about supporting children’s learning & holistic development
Enthusiastic, dedicated, motivated and innovative
Is a community focused individual
Flexible & sensitive to the children’s developmental needs
A good communicator who thrives as part of a team
Able to form positive relationships with the children and is fair
The children would like someone who:
Likes going outside to play in the garden
Provides exciting things to do inside and outside
The school can offer you:
Support with your professional development
A supportive Governing Body
A good team spirit
A lively, stimulating and challenging environment in which to work
Inquisitive, enthusiastic children and supportive families!
All School Learning Support Workers must be registered with the Education Workforce Council (EWC) to comply with Education (Wales) Act 2014.
This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.
This vacancy is suitable for post share.
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.
Due to the current COVID -19 circumstances the interview process for this role will be held on a virtual basis using an appropriate online platform. If you have any concerns around your ability to participate in a virtual interview process please contact Miss Brinning, the Headteacher for a discussion.
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 via email only, by 12.00 pm midday Wednesday 9th December 2020 FAO Miss Nicola Brinning,
Closing date: 12.00 pm midday Wednesday 9th December 2020
Interview Date: Thursday 17th December 2020
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.
Grangetown Nursery 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.