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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    1 October 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    19 September 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£28,900.00 - £32,020.00 Annually (FTE) Term time only + 5 Inset days, 35 hours a week, 8.30pm - 4.30pm Mon - Fri


Do you have the drive and ambition to make a difference to the lives of the young people at our school?

Hillborough Junior School is seeking to employ a creative, enthusiastic and dynamic Family Worker & Inclusion Support  to join our existing Family Worker and school team

Hillborough Junior School cares passionately about the health and wellbeing of our pupils and sees the link between home and school as a vital part of enabling this. We are very passionate about promoting sport and performing arts within our school as this provides children with the confidence and self-belief to ‘aspire to excellence’.

Our school site is home to the Hillrise Behaviour Provision and The Shire Initial Teacher Training  Centre and we have partnerships with many organisations in the town and further afield.

What do we require?

·         You to have the ability to build good working relationships with both pupils, staff and parents/carers.

·         In depth knowledge of safeguarding, attendance and promoting welfare of children.

·         Able to manage periods of conflicting work demands and to maintain accurate records.

·         Some experience of working with professionals from different agencies.

·         A Level 3 qualification or equivalent in child care/development and previous school experience.

What we can offer you?

·         A friendly, hardworking and supportive staff team and governing body.

·         Happy, motivated and well-behaved children.

·         A positive, well-resourced school environment including the outside environment.

·         Active encouragement and commitment to your personal and professional development.

In addition to this we can offer?

·         Basic level health support with Westfield Health 

When completing the application form please ensure your statement relates to the Job Description and Person Specification.

Applicants for this public-facing post will need to demonstrate the ability to converse, and provide effective help or advice, fluently in spoken and written English

SAFEGUARDING ''We believe in the safeguarding and welfare of children and expect all staff to share this view.' The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Please note, the school reserves the right to close adverts prior to the closing date if a sufficient response is received. Early applications are advised in light of this.



Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Hillborough Junior School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
360 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11

School location

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