Closing Date: 9.00 am on Friday 24 January 2020
Interviews: w/c 3 February 2020
Contract: Permanent, 36 hours per week (full time)
Hours: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm (with 5.00 pm finish on Tuesday)
Kingsbury High School is a vibrant learning environment with a strong community ethos.
Prospective candidates are welcome to come and look around the school to see for yourself what makes Kingsbury High different. As a large 12 form entry 11-18 split site school we are situated in an inner London location, but with an out of London feel – surrounded by parkland with large playing fields and great local amenities, excellent transport links to enable easy access from central London and fringe areas. Our school is truly diverse in its makeup, whilst united as one family working to achieve the best for all our students.
We are looking for experienced, highly motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our Faculty of Science. The successful candidate will deliver an effective level of support to the Head of Faculty and meet the learning and welfare needs of individual students, as nominated, and participating in other departmental activities as directed.
The successful candidate will be required to support the learning needs of individual students, in particular, helping them prepare for examinations in GCSE and supporting students with Special Educational Needs in the classroom; and be required to supervise whole classes to maintain good order, keep students on task, respond to questions and generally assist students to undertake set activities.
In addition, you will be responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of departmental and student records and be able to use computerised management information systems to enter, record and retrieve data. Duties will also include organising reprographics, ordering stationery and classroom equipment, writing letters to parents and organising events such as trips.
What experience do I need?
- You will have experience of working with children or young people with a variety of learning and medical needs.
- You will have excellent interpersonal skills and be confident in using computers.
- You must have good communication, literacy and numeracy skills and be flexible in your approach.
- You must have the ability to relate to young people.
- A suitable qualification and/or experience is desirable.
The appointee will be required to complete a six-month period of probation.
To apply: Please email firstname.lastname@example.org 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.