Job descriptionOrganisation External Location Bridport Reference REC/23/02085 Occupational group School Support Staff Salary details Grade 5 SCP 5-6 Job term Term Time only Appointment type Fixed Term Contact Amanda Tuck Contact email [email protected] Contact telephone 01308422291 Closing Date 30 August 2023 12:00 PM Teaching Assistant to provide 1:1 SEND support for named students 30.42 hours term time only + 5 Inset Days (8.40am-3.15pm) Grade 5 Scale Point 5-6 £11.18-£11.39 per hour (dependant on experience) We are looking for a skilled and dedicated member of staff to join our hard working team of TAs and HLTAs. This post will involve support for children with Education and Health Care Plans who require additional support to access school life. Essential qualities include discretion, empathy good personal organisation and communication skills and a desire to see young people achieve their potential. Understanding of learning difficulties, knowledge of subject areas and experience of working with young people in an educational setting will be advantageous. This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. An application form and details can be downloaded from either the school website: https://www.stmarybridport.co.uk or you can apply online at: https://jobs.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/ About Us Newly formed from a partnership between The Minerva Learning and Wimborne Academy Trusts, Initio Learning Trust comprises 17 schools across Dorset, with our head office based in Wimborne. We offer outstanding education through every stage of schooling, from nursery through to upper sixth form, and pride ourselves on offering genuine professional development opportunities for our support and teaching staff, enabling every person to thrive within their role. Closing date for applications: 12.00pm Wednesday 30 August 2023 Interview Date: Wednesday 6 September 2023 Please download the Job Description and Person Specification for full details of this role. In accordance with the “fluency duty” (Immigration Act 2016) fluency in English is required for all student and public-facing roles (refer to the Job Description & Person Specification for further details). The Trust values the diversity of our workforce and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. Unfortunately, we are not always able to contact unsuccessful applicants individually. If you have not heard from us by 14 days after the closing date of this advert, please assume that your application has not been successful. Initio Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check will be completed for all applicants. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (2013 and 2020). This means that certain convictions and cautions are considered ‘protected’ and do not need to be disclosed to employers, and if they are disclosed, employers cannot take them into account. Guidance about whether a conviction or caution should be disclosed can be found on the Ministry of Justice website: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/new-guidance-on-the-rehabilitation-of-offenders-act-1974. The pro rata salary shown is based on the number of hours and weeks worked and includes appropriate paid annual leave and bank holiday entitlements. This role is UK based and your Right to Work will need to be established as part of the appointment process Keeping Children Safe in Education We will conduct online searches of shortlisted candidates. This check will be part of a safeguarding check, and the search will purely be based on whether an individual is suitable to work with children. All aspects of social media and internet searches will be conducted. As care must be taken to avoid unconscious bias and any risk of discrimination, a person who will not on the appointment panel will conduct the searches and will only share information if and when findings are relevant and of concern.
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