Bournside is the largest comprehensive
11-18 school in Gloucestershire. We are an established single academy trust with a good reputation (Ofsted ‘Good’ rating 2016),
wide catchment, and a strong presence in the community. Our school is consistently oversubscribed with a PAN of 300, and most of our students choose to stay with us for their
It is an exciting time to join Bournside’s
as our popular and oversubscribed school continues to go from strength to strength. We are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to develop our alternative provision and focus on nurture and social
skills. The successful candidate will work with students in small groups and on a one-to-one basis. Our Local Offer encompasses a range of in-class support and small group interventions.
I recommend you contact Assistant
Headteacher/SENCO, Sally Lees before making your application. I would also encourage you to visit the school so you can see for yourself why it is an incredible place to work.
A wealth of information about our school
can be found on our website, along with an application form should you wish to apply. We also ask for a supporting statement (maximum 2 sides of A4) outlining how you feel your experience, skills, and attributes would enable you to make a significant impact in the role.
We are an equal opportunities employer and
value and respect diversity across our whole school community. Bournside is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check. We reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date.
Cheltenham Bournside School & Sixth Form Centre 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.