Midday Assistant, Witham, Essex

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Maltings AcademyWitham, Essex

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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £16,302 pro rata / £1,814 actual salary (includes discretionary allowance for Living Wage Foundation Living Wage)
Contract term: Permanent


£16,302 pro rata / £1,814 actual salary (includes discretionary allowance for Living Wage Foundation Living Wage)

5 hours per week, 38 weeks per year

Maltings Academy is graded ‘Outstanding’ and has a state of the art new building offering fantastic facilities for both students and staff alike. Staff benefits include a Health Cash Plan, Local Government Pension Scheme and staff also receive discounted membership at Witham Leisure Centre.

We are recruiting a Midday Assistant to help to join our team to maintain the safety, welfare and good conduct of our students during the midday break and undertake cleaning in and around dining areas.  You will support our ‘discipline with dignity’ approach (for which we will provide training) to foster a supportive and friendly atmosphere for our students.   The successful candidate will be able to maintain a safe working environment, be able to work well as part of a team and possess good communication and people skills.  

Hours of work are 1pm-2pm, Monday to Friday, term time only.

For an informal discussion about the post please contact Lisa Shannon, Assistant Vice Principal on 01376 512 911 / lshannon@maltingsacademy.org 

Maltings Academy is a key member of Academies Enterprise Trust (AET), a multi-academy sponsor which aims to provide the opportunity for all young learners to fulfil their real potential, broaden their horizons and become active, prosperous and successful citizens in the world around them.  

As  the sponsor, AET believes that all young people deserve to become world-class learners – to learn, enjoy, succeed and thrive in a first rate educational environment with the best facilities, the best teaching and the most up-to-date resources available to them.  In each of our academies, you will benefit from visionary, inspirational and dynamic leadership and be empowered to develop your own skills with access to world-class CPD and Talent Management programmes.  You will also be entitled to the following benefits: a health cash plan, Local Government pension scheme and childcare vouchers.

This position is required to commence as soon as possible.  Interviews will take place as soon as possible after the closing date.

Closing date:  Friday 29 June 2018

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response.  All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.

In line with our safeguarding policies we are unable to accept CV’s. To apply, please click on the 'quick apply' button.  Alternatively, you can visit the school for an application form.

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhance checks as part of our Prevent Duty.

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AET is recruiting for School Direct placements.  Please visit our website https://sites.google.com/a/aetinet.org/aetwebsite/our-teaching-school/initial-teacher-training for further details.

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More about Maltings Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Spinks Lane, Witham, Essex, CM8 1EP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1376 512911