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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    5 June 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    22 May 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time: 36 hours per week (Term Time only) Permanent

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

Actual £18,419

What skills and experience we're looking for

Skills Required

Well organised, able to approach work methodically, prioritise and meet deadlines

Essential

Good written and verbal communication skills

Essential

Competent at reading and following verbal and written instructions

Essential

Good interpersonal and team working skills

Essential

Good manipulative/manual handling skills

Essential

Knowledge Base

Good, basic background knowledge of technology

Essential

A basic knowledge of how to use common ICT applications including the ability to produce and edit documents and use spreadsheets

Essential

Ability to use e-mail and access information from the internet

Essential

An understanding of how to use and set-up live sound and lighting equipment

Desirable

Qualifications/Attainment

GCSE Maths, English (or equivalent qualification)

Grade C or above

Essential

Be a qualified lifeguard and hold relevant qualification or a willingness to obtain

Desirable

A relevant technician qualification

NVQ 2 or above

Desirable

A first aid at work qualification or willingness to obtain

Desirable

Attitude/approach

Reliable and good time-keeper

Essential

Able to work calmly and respond to occasions when work needs to be done quickly (during the ‘turn around’ between lessons)

Desirable

Discreet and able to deal with confidential information (e.g. exam practicals)

Desirable

Willingness to contribute to extra curricular activities and school events

Desirable

A ‘can do’ attitude and sense of humour

Essential

What the school offers its staff

BHSA is an all through 3-19 years girls’ academy sponsored by the Girls’ Day School Trust, and is, and will continue to be, a highly successful centre of education where every student matters, where expectations of all members of our community are high and where personal achievement and fulfilment are valued and sought after.

BHSA promises the highest level of academic provision alongside an extensive programme of enrichment activities, and all within a friendly and supportive family environment.

BHSA places a high value on CPD and supports all staff in accessing top quality training.

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)
medical
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 Birkenhead High School Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 19
School size
1210 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 19

Birkenhead High School Academy is unique on Wirral as a 3-19 girls state academy. We are a thriving, all through learning community, embracing core traditional values with a firm eye on the ever-changing future. Our overall school direction can be encapsulated in three words: challenge, opportunity and partnership. Girls are encouraged to be challenged, take risks and to develop a life-long love of learning. They are given every opportunity to develop in to fearless, confident and responsible young women. We foster a family community within the school and also, we are very much part of the GDST wider family, sharing their aims as pioneers and shapers of girls’ education. BHSA students are strong members of this movement, with our girls benefitting from and contributing to the GDST’s extensive network.
We firmly promote the all through approach to education, with the Junior School’s “Grow, Flourish, Think” model seamlessly blending in with the Sixth Form “Aspirational, Inspired, Independent” message.
We have the highest standards in achievement, attendance, appearance and conduct. Our girls have access to outstanding levels of support both on the academic and pastoral front, coupled with plenty of stretch and challenge. Our high aspirations culture and ethos permeates both in and outside of the classroom and girls are encouraged to take advantage of our extensive enrichment programme and the plethora of GDST activities throughout their time at the school.

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