Cardiff West Community High School
Post Ref: ED50247772
Grade 3 SCP 3-6
£18,887 - £20,043 Pro Rata of FTE
Hours: 21 Hours per week/39 weeks
Start: September 2022
Due to the rapid growth of the school an exciting opportunity has arisen at CWCHS as a part time DT Technician: Resistant Materials, Construction and Engineering.
Cardiff West Community High School is a vibrant, diverse and inclusive community school in the West of Cardiff. The school opened in September 2017 and we moved into an all-purpose new school site in April 2019.
We are looking for a hardworking and enthusiastic individual to work within our busy DT Department.
The successful candidate will be able to provide reliable and flexible support. You should be able to demonstrate excellent skills when working within a school workshop and with young learners. The successful candidate will need to have good interpersonal skills, be confident, well-organised and innovative.
Under the Education (Wales) Act 2014, all School Learning Support Workers must be registered with the Education Workforce Council (EWC).
This salary is subject to the Living Wage supplement which brings pay rates up to £9.90 per hour (scp 1&3). This supplement will be reviewed in April 2023 and thereafter annually in April. Cardiff Council reserves the right to make any changes to, or removal of, the Living Wage supplement.
This post is subject to Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced checks.
Please download or print off the application form by selecting the “Apply Now” button.
Due to our current interim working arrangements, we are unable to provide recruitment packs through the post.
Completed application forms should be emailed to the school.
Closing date for applications: Monday 4th July 2022 at 9am
We welcome applications in both English and Welsh. Applications received in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than English applications.
Safeguarding and Child Protection are key priorities for the Council. We aim to support children and vulnerable adults to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. Our services and schools are committed to ensuring the safety and protection of all children and vulnerable adults, and will take action to safeguard their well-being, and acknowledge that children and vulnerable adults have a right to protection. This is supported in the general ethos of the Council and all schools.
As an equal opportunities employer, we value diversity. Therefore, although not a requirement for application, we welcome and encourage applications from underrepresented individuals including those:
• aged under 25;
• not in employment, education or training;
• from our local communities including in particular disabled individuals, carers and those from the Cardiff BAME and LGBT+ communities;
• ability to communicate fluently in Welsh.
New High School West of Cardiff 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.