Job details

Job details
Employer Bursted Wood Primary School
Location Bexley
Contract type Part Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted
Closing date
Job starts As soon as possible

Bursted Wood Primary is a popular over-subscribed school in Bexleyheath with 510 children age 4-11years on roll. 

We offer high standards in education and believe our children to be quite exceptional; they are respectful, kind and demonstrate a desire to learn.  Our school motto of ‘Care and Respect’ is exercised by all and considered to be an important factor in ensuring our continued success. 

We are seeking to recruit a Teaching Assistant to enable access to learning for pupils including those with special needs.  This may include assisting with any medical needs as required. The post is for 25 hours per week to commence as soon as possible. 

Status: Permanent                  
Hours: 25 per week  
Weeks per year: 38 (Term time + 5 Training Days)    
Salary/Grade: Bex041 – Salary Point pro rata to 39 weeks per year
Post Start Date: ASAP  

The successful applicant should be willing to assist wherever required across the school, be enthusiastic, motivated and committed to providing first class support.  You will be joining a hardworking and friendly team dedicated to providing the best possible standard of education to all pupils at this school.  You will be expected to develop professionally and be given access to training to enable you to do so. There will be a need to respect confidentiality at all times.  Please only apply if you genuinely enjoy working with children. 

You would be joining us at a particularly exciting time as we expand year on year to three form entry so there is enhanced scope and opportunity for career progression.

References will be requested for those short listed ONLY, and prior to interview. Only applicants shortlisted for interview will be contacted

If you think you fit the criteria stated and possess the skills and attributes on the Person Specification document, please complete and return the application to admin@burstedwood.school. You are also welcome to telephone the school office for an application form on 020 8304 9960. We look forward to hearing from you.

For more information please visit: www.burstedwoodprimary.org.uk 
  
Closing Date: 27/09/2017
Interview Date: 03/10/2017

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS will be required for this role.

This post is considered to be a customer-facing position; as such it falls within scope of the Code of Practice on English language requirement for public sector workers.  The school  therefore has a statutory duty under Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 to ensure that post holders have a command of spoken English sufficient for the effective performance of the job requirements. The appropriate standards are set out in the person specification. These will be applied during the recruitment/selection and probationary stages.

Please note:  Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

We look forward to hearing from you!

BURSTED WOOD PRIMARY SCHOOL
Bursted Wood Primary School 
Swanbridge Road,
Bexleyheath,
Kent
DA7 5BS
Head Teacher:  Mrs D Dryland