Full time/Part time Teaching Assistant
Start date – 1st September 2020
Salary – NJC Scale points 6-8 (£9.94 - £10.34/hour) Pro Rata.
Contract type – Term time (38 weeks), 9.00 to 3.25.
Malmesbury School requires a Teaching Assistant to join our excellent Learning Support team. You should be adaptable and enthusiastic with a commitment to working with students. The work involves providing support in the classroom and working with small groups in the Learning Support department. Patience and understanding is a pre-requisite. TAs may provide general support or be assigned to specific students.
Please complete the application form and accompany this with a letter outlining your experience to-date and the particular strengths, interests and qualities that you could bring to the position. Applications should be submitted using the application form available on the school website. Please read the relevant job description
Malmesbury School is part of The Athelstan Trust, a Multi Academy Trust with local secondary schools. We are an ‘outstanding’ 11-18 comprehensive school, serving the attractive market town of Malmesbury and the surrounding area. We have over 1300 students on role with a sixth form just under 200. We are a pleasant, friendly school with a positive caring ethos and an excellent academic record. The most recent Ofsted inspection (May 2012) graded the school as ‘outstanding’ in every category under the new framework.
We are an ambitious and determined school that seeks to be a Happy, Caring and Excellent community with a national reputation for excellence. We are a National Support School and a Teaching School with a long history of working in collaboration with other schools.
Malmesbury School is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this obligation. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure by the DBS.
The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 3rd July 2020. Interviews will take place the following week commencing Monday 6th July 2020. Please note we are unable to reply to each individual application. If you have not heard from us by 10th July 2020 please assume that your application has not been successful.
Please visit the school website for all further information
Malmesbury 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.