School Vacancies

We currently have the following support staff vacancies:
  • Learning Support Assistant / Lunchtime Controller
  • Site Controller
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Support Staff
 

Learning Support Assistant and Lunchtime Controller (Maternity Cover)

Start Date – 17/10/2022

LSA – 22 Hours per week TTO (4 day per week)

LTC – 4 Hours per week TTO (4 days per week)

Salary – From Grade 3 (£19,650 pro-rata)

We are looking for a Learning Support Assistant and Lunchtime Controller to join our dedicated, supportive and hard-working team.  The post involves working closely with the whole teaching team to provide high quality support to individuals and groups of pupils whilst promoting independence.   Applicants must be willing to support individual children with learning needs if required.

We are looking for someone who;

  • has experience supporting children in primary education.
  • is able to articulate and demonstrate support for teaching and learning. 
  • has an understanding of therapeutic approaches for children.
  • is able to demonstrate a knowledge of or be willing to learn inclusion strategies to support children with SEND. 
  • is able to demonstrate an ability to engage learners in a variety of ways and has the ability to move pupils’ learning forward.
  • Is able to communicate well with the whole school community, and be able to work as part of a team to make lessons and lunchtimes a valuable and enjoyable educational experience
  • is motivated, enthusiastic and reflective and committed to professional development.
  • has sound literacy and numeracy skills.

We will offer

  • a team of practitioners who are striving and committed to providing the highest standard of provision and teaching for all 
  • a positive and stimulating working environment with opportunities for on-going training and professional development.

Bearwood Primary School is committed to equality of opportunity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Bearwood Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.   An enhanced DBS clearance check will be required. 

Application is via fully completed application form only.

Closing date: 12 noon on Tuesday 4th October 

Interviews: Friday 7th October

Site Controller

Start Date – September 2022 or as soon as possible after

Hours – Full Time (37 hours per week, split shifts - 7am-11:15am and 3pm-6:15pm) 

We will consider part-time / job share

Salary – WBC Grade 6  SCP 18-24

Contract Term - Permanent


Bearwood Primary School requires a motivated and organised Site Controller with excellent communication skills to fully undertake, lead and manage all premises issues ensuring our school site is maintained to a high standard at all times.  This post would suit someone with experience as a site controller or similar; a person with a building trade background; or someone with good handyman skills and is quick to learn the other aspects of the post.

 

The successful candidate will assist the School Business Manager in taking responsibility for the management of the school buildings and grounds as well as being responsible for the day to day maintenance and practical caretaking tasks.   

 

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is responsible for day to day maintenance of the sites including security, locking and unlocking, and  management of the alarm system and mechanical services
  • Is the primary key holder for the site and responds to emergencies and call outs
  • Undertakes repairs and maintenance of the site undertaking minor repairs and construction projects
  • Follows daily checks to ensure the site and grounds are maintained to a high standard
  • Ensures that the school complies with health and safety regulations and legislation
  • Manages the appropriate statutory testing of all the heating, lighting and mechanical systems, and fire alarms
  • Liaises with external contractors and assists with the management of site projects
  • Is able to operate machinery to include grounds maintenance and access equipment
  • Is responsible for managing the cleaning team
  • Can provide regular reports and updates to the Headteacher, School Business Manager and Governors on maintenance issues

The successful candidate should have:

  • Understanding of building maintenance including statutory testing and the ability to carry out minor repairs
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and numeracy skills
  • Ability to use IT to support the work undertaken
  • Ability to work as a member of a team and to work well with staff, parents and contractors
  • Ability to work under pressure and prioritise tasks
  • Ability to use own initiative and work unsupervised

 

We can offer:

  •  A supportive, friendly and dedicated team
  •  A positive working environment
  • Happy, friendly children
  •  Excellent opportunities for continuing professional development
 

Application for this post is via a fully completed application form.  

 

Bearwood Primary School is committed to equality of opportunity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

 

Bearwood Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.   An enhanced DBS clearance check will be required. 

 

Applications will be considered as and when they are received and shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview accordingly. 

Teaching
We currently have no vacancies for teaching staff.