Teaching Assistant, Hertfordshire

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John F Kennedy Catholic SchoolHertfordshire

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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: H2 (actual £9,873.45)
Contract term: Fixed Term

The Governors are looking for an enthusiastic, adaptable and committed person to join the staff of this popular, oversubscribed and successful school as a Teaching Assistant.  

The post involves supporting teachers with their everyday work in the classroom and helping students with a variety of SEND who need additional support in order to complete tasks.  You will also be working on a 1-2-1 basis with a student. The post is fixed term until May 2020. Previous experience of working in a school would be an advantage but not essential.  

Previous applicants need not apply

JFK has been awarded an SSAT ‘Educational Outcomes Award’ for the second year running, in recognition of the 2015 GCSE exam results; for being in the top 20% of non-selective schools nationally in terms of average grades achieved by students.  In addition, we have been invited to join ‘Leading Edge’, the national network reserved for high performing schools.      

We welcome applications from candidates of all faiths and none, though support for our Catholic ethos is expected.      

To apply - you are asked to complete the attached CES application form in full but instead of a supporting statement please write a letter of application which relates your experience to the job description and person specification.  In your letter you should also outline your personal educational philosophy, your vision and the contribution that you can make to John F Kennedy Catholic School.  

Please email your completed application forms to efinal@jfk.herts.sch.uk.    

Previous applicants need not reapply.

Closing date: 9am, Friday 15th February 2019

Interview date: ASAP

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

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More about John F Kennedy Catholic School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Hollybush Lane, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP1 2PH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1442 266150
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