RHONDDA CYNON TAF COUNCIL
ST JOHN BAPTIST CHURCH IN WALES HIGH SCHOOL
GLAN ROAD, ABERDARE, CF44 8BW
JOB TITLE - ACCELERATED LEARNING SUPPORT OFFICER
Number of pupils on role – 986
25 hours a week, term time
FTE salary for GR7 is £24,491 p.a. Salary percentage for 25 hours per week TTO is 59.09%.
Post start date to be confirmed
The Governing Body wish to appoint an Accelerated Learning Support Officer to work at St John Baptist Church in Wales High School to complement our existing team.
• Estyn described pupil behaviour as ‘exceptional’, care, support and guidance as ‘excellent’
• During the inspection, the Christian ethos was described as ‘excellent’ and worship as ‘inspirational’
• Our young people are welcoming, courteous, helpful, pleasant and self-disciplined
• Students exceed target grades and go to top universities
• We are happy, enthusiastic and hardworking
• We are a ‘family’ where pupils, parents, governors, the Diocese and Local Authority work closely together to support our children
Application forms, and further details, including a detailed job description and person specification are attached. The closing date for applications is 1st October 2021 at 9.00 am. Our school prospectus is on our website.
PROTECTING CHILDREN AND ADULTS AT RISK IS A CORE RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE SCHOOL AND COUNCIL. IN ADDITION TO THIS SAFEGUARDING RESPONSIBILITY, THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT FOR THE ROLE WILL ALSO BE SUBJECT TO AN ENHANCED DISCLOSURE AND BARRING SERVICE CHECK.
The Council and School values diversity in its workforce. We are committed to ensuring that no unlawful discrimination occurs in the recruitment and selection process on the grounds of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, transgender, including those with non-binary identities, religion or belief or pregnancy and maternity. We offer a number of staff networks for employees including the Allies Network, a Disability and Carers Network and Perthyn our LGBTQ+ Network.
An application submitted for this post in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.
In view of the large number of Application Forms which are currently being submitted individual applications are not acknowledged. Consequently, if you do not hear from us within four weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application is unsuccessful on this occasion. In which case you are thanked for the interest you have shown in applying for a position within the Council.
St John Baptist CIW V.A. High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.