8 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    4 January 2022

  • Application deadline

    10 December 2021 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    22 November 2021

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Key stages
Early years, KS1, KS2
Working pattern
Part time
32.5 hours per week - term time only. 8.30 a.m. – 3.30 p.m. non-negotiable, with half hour lunch
Contract type
Permanent
Annual or full time equivalent (FTE) salary
£20, 451.00
Actual salary
£15,970.00

Job summary

At Whitchurch Primary School & Nursery, we aim to give children every chance to develop as a unique independent learner.

We seek an exceptional Learning Support Assistant to make this happen and to work as part of our team to provide one to one and group support. The successful candidate will need to be able to explore and extend different behaviour strategies in order to help the children reach their full potential.
We are looking for someone who is:
• Willing and flexible
• A good team player
• Honest, reliable and trustworthy with confidential information
• Able to work under their own initiative and under pressure
• A positive personality with a good sense of humour

Paediatric First Aid for Child Carers Certificate desirable.

Further information and application packs are available on our website: www.whitchurchprimary.harrow.sch.uk – School Information – Vacancies. Please send your application by letter with the completed application form to Personnel, Whitchurch Primary School & Nursery, Wemborough Road, HA7 2EQ. Telephone 020 8951 5380 or emailed to personnel@whitchurchprimary.harrow.sch.uk

Closing date: Friday 10th December 2021
Shortlisting: ASAP
Interviews: As and when (Only shortlisted candidates will be notified)

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment is subject to safer recruitment procedures, including but not limited to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Check, satisfactory references, medical clearances, evidence of essential qualifications relevant to the post and proof of the right to work in the UK and to undertake the job offered in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Applying for the job

Further information and application packs are available on our website: www.whitchurchprimary.harrow.sch.uk – School Information – Vacancies. Please send your application by letter with the completed application form to Personnel, Whitchurch Primary School & Nursery, Wemborough Road, HA7 2EQ. Telephone 020 8951 5380 or emailed to personnel@whitchurchprimary.harrow.sch.uk

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School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
Primary
School size
830 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Contact phone number
0208 8951 5380

About Whitchurch Primary School & Nursery

Whitchurch Primary School & Nursery is a four - form entry school, situated close to the borders of Harrow and Barnet. We are on an exciting journey under our leadership, embedding the good practices recognised in our recent inspection (January 2018).

The school has specialist areas for food technology and ICT, a library, welfare room, a multi-purpose hall, resource room, music/drama room and dining halls. The grounds of the school are attractively landscaped with a large pond, an Eco-Garden and large hard play areas. Each classroom opens out onto a patio area. The technology at Whitchurch is designed for the twenty first century. There are administration and curriculum networks running throughout the School and the library has a computerised library management system. We have an extremely well resourced E-Learning Suite, and a technician to support all pupils and resources.

Our vision – learners today, leaders tomorrow – is built upon the high quality relationships that the School’s staff have nurtured over the years with pupils, parents and other key members of the school‘s wider community. In consultation with its stakeholders the School has adopted a number of values that underpin its forward vision.

This vision is underpinned by our work in actively promoting the core British values of democracy, rule of law, individual liberty, mutual respect and tolerance of those from all faiths and none, and of diverse backgrounds and cultures.

All members of the School’s professional team – from senior leaders to newly qualified teachers and support staff – are encouraged to embody these positive values themselves and, as role models, to transmit them to our pupils at Whitchurch.

We believe that one of the key aims of education is to inculcate positive values – and optimism – within young learners that they carry throughout their lives, and that enable them to fulfil their potential. ‘Values’ are tried and tested ‘principles’ that shape mindsets and guide behaviour.

Our Core Values
• Respect
• Responsibility
• Resilience
• Honesty
• Generosity
• Self-Belief

School location

Wemborough Road, Stanmore, Middlesex, HA7 2EQ

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