Graduate Internship: Cover, coaching, SEN, Literacy, Safety, Behaviour, Brent

Closing date:Expiring today

Kingsbury High SchoolBrent

Date posted:
Start date: Immediate
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: NJC Scale Scale 4, £21,479 paid pro rata for 36 hours/39 weeks Actual Salary £18,918
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Salary: NJC Scale Scale 4

  • Full Time salary £21,479paid pro rata for 36 hours/39 weeks
  • Actual Salary £18,918

Category: Non-teaching

Closing Date: 9.00 am on Friday 20 September 2019

Contract: Fixed Term for one year

Hours: 36 hours per week, varied start and finish times

Start Date:  Immediate

Are you a graduate looking for an opportunity to gain experience and to develop a range of essential skills within a school which offers support throughout prior to applying for teacher training?

 This paid role could be the experience you have been looking for!

 Kingsbury High is a large, split site, over-subscribed 11-18, mixed, multi-ethnic school.  We are located in an attractive suburban location surrounded by parkland with excellent transport links to enable easy access from central London and fringe areas.

We are looking for Graduate Interns who are enthusiastic and reliable, has experience of working with students or young people and would be able to cover classes for short term teacher absences, often at short notice and ensure the safety and general welfare of students on site throughout the school day.

There are also opportunities to combine cover work with work within our Inclusion Faculty as well as supporting the Faculty within your subject area.

A key part of the role will be to offer lunchtime and after school activities.  This could be related to sport, drama, Young Enterprise, Duke of Edinburgh, working with gifted students or a traditional school ‘club’.

What experience do I need?

  • You will have some experience of working with children or young people and excellent interpersonal skills
  • You will have good communication, literacy, numeracy and IT skills
  • You will need to be flexible as things can often change at the last minute 
  • You will be able to relate to young people with a variety of learning needs and be able to use a range of strategies to deal       with classroom behaviour

The appointee will be required to complete a six-month period of probation.

To apply:    Please email   for an application pack

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils and the appointment will be subject to receipt of satisfactory references, medical and an enhanced DBS Disclosure check.

Kingsbury High is a converter Academy committed to national terms and conditions for teaching staff, local NJC terms for support staff and, as an Equal Opportunities employer, welcomes applications from all sections of the community. 

More about Kingsbury High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Princes Avenue, Kingsbury, London, NW9 9JR, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 208 206 3000
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The origins of our current school go back to 1925 when the Kingsbury County School, with 71 pupils, was established in a building which had been the main office in Colindale of the former Aircraft Manufacturing Company. 

In 1932, by now with 420...