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 for the 2017/2018 academic year and could be the experience you have been looking for!
Kingsbury High is a large, split site, successful, 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, have 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 Special Educational Needs department and with small group teaching of literacy.
GRADUATE INTERNSHIP: Cover, coaching, SEN, Literacy, Safety, Behaviour
Salary: NJC Scale Scale 4. Full Time salary £19,921 paid pro rata for 36 hours/39 weeks, Actual Salary £17,546
Contract: Fixed Term – One academic year
Hours: 36 hours per week (Varied start and finish times)
A key part of the role will be to offer lunchtime and after school activities. This could be related to sport, drama, sixth form volunteering, Young Enterprise, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org for an application pack
Closing Date: 9.00 am on Friday 7th July
Interviews: w/c 26 June 2017
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.