We are seeking to appoint a Learning Assistant to join our
school family and work with our experienced staff, our well behaved and
enthusiastic children and their supportive parents. You would be required to work 28 hours 45 minutes per week, term time only (plus Inset Days), Monday to Friday 8.40am to 3.10 pm with an unpaid 45 minute break for lunch.
Beechcroft St Paul’s is a popular school situated in an
urban part of Weymouth. It opened 26 years ago as a purpose-built infant
school. In 2003 it became a Church of England Primary School and over the years
the school building has been extended including provision for Foundation 1
children in Eden. In August 2017 we joined DSAT as part of the Weymouth Bay
Eden has developed into a thriving setting with 24 children
in most sessions and a growing waiting list. The Eden staff and children work
closely with our reception class as part of a foundation unit and is led by our
experienced EYFS lead, who teaches our reception class.
Beechcroft St Paul’s is a family and the special atmosphere
in the school is often commented upon. Staff and governors work hard to ensure
the very best educational opportunities for every child as a unique individual.
Our Christian ethos is important to us and we have excellent links with our
local church, St Paul’s, and the wider community. This was a key finding of our
SIAMs inspection in 2021, please see just some of the comments made by the SIAMs inspector below.
As part of our learning community you will benefit from:
and compassionate environment with strong support from the leadership team. - “A coherent
staff team live out the vision in daily interactions, forming enriching
relationships. Staff at all levels indicate how they are valued and enabled to
mapped out curriculum which - “engages pupils in learning and enhances their
self-belief in what they can achieve.” SIAMs
and inspiring children - “Pupils enthusiastically describe examples of where they
use the Christian vision of ‘soaring’ in everyday situations. Frequent
responses are, ‘not giving up when we are stuck’ or, ‘we support each other’.” SIAMs 2021
commitment to high quality, collegiate professional development working in partnership
within a forward looking and expanding network of schools - “Rich partnerships have accelerated the school’s development.” SIAMs 2021
We ask in return is that you:
creatively using our curriculum as a starting point
teachers who demonstrate high expectations of both pupil achievement and
behaviour for all
about learning and demonstrate a desire to research and find out more in
order to improve their own practice
with a strong commitment to teamwork
organisational, interpersonal and communication skills
Keen to share
and develop professionally as an outstanding, skilled teacher who
demonstrates a potential for future leadership
Visits to our school are welcomed, Please contact the school
office on 01305 783500 to make an appointment.
Thank you once again for your interest in the post. We look
forward to welcoming you to Beechcroft St Paul’s.
Beechcroft St Paul's CE Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed.
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