Job Coach for School Shop - Part Time
Oaklands is an Outstanding special school serving the London Borough of Hounslow that provides specialist education to students with severe learning difficulties, profound and multiple difficulties and autism. From September 2018, we have a Primary school (New Oaks) located at Woodlands Road, in Isleworth, and a Secondary school (High Oaks) located at Gresham Road, in Hounslow. Both our school buildings offer state of the art facilities for our students. The primary and secondary schools cater for students aged from 4 to 19.
We have a small shop located within our secondary school “Oak Stop N Shop” that sells sandwiches, drinks and snacks along with various other items. It provides invaluable work experience opportunities for our students.
We are looking to appoint a highly motivated and enthusiastic member of staff to work in our shop. The successful candidate will train post 16 students in retail duties, as well as undertaking the day to day management of the shop.
To apply for this role, you will need retail experience, team working skills and previous experience of working with young people who have special needs. Oaklands believes that all of our students are capable of making outstanding progress and we want to appoint individuals who share our belief and are committed to making it happen. Please refer to the job description and person specification for full details of the role.
We value our employees and offer excellent training and support along with a pension scheme, Employee Assistance Programme and other well-being benefits.
Oaklands is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and anyone applying to work at the school is expected to share this commitment. This position is subject to a satisfactory fully enhanced DBS check and references being received. All positions are subject to the satisfactory completion of a 26 working week probation period.
Details of this post are available on the school’s website.. Visits to the school are welcome. Please contact Rany Kalsi, HR Manager for an appointment.
If you believe you have what it takes and would like to join our friendly team, please complete and email the application form to HR.
Please ensure that you explain clearly in your application how you meet the person specification
Closing Date: 9am on Friday 27th May 2022
Interview Date: Thursday 9th June 2022
Start Date: September 2022
The successful candidate will need to attend a pre-employment induction on 31st August 2022.
Contract Type: Permanent, Term Time Only (39 weeks).
Pay Scale: Scale 4 Point 7 – 10
Actual Salary: £11,136 to £11,747 per annum
Hours of work: 20 hours per week
Monday to Friday 10:30am to 2:30pm
CVs will not be accepted. No Agencies please
Oaklands is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and anyone applying to work at the school is expected to share this commitment. This position is subject to a satisfactory fully enhanced DBS check and references being received.
All appointments at Oaklands School are subject to the employee successfully completing a 26 working week probation period.
Applicants are advised to read the Oaklands pay policy while considering their application.