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Berkshire

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Oxfordshire - Maintained, Academy and Free Schools

Harspden Pre-School

Pre-School Supervisor Vacancy

Ofsted Outstanding Early Years Provider
www.harpsdenpreschool.co.uk
Harpsden Village Hall, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 4HH
01491 598 280


Harpsden Pre-School is recruiting for a Supervisor to start no later than December 2017.

We are a friendly and caring pre-school for children from 2½ to 5 years old. The successful applicant will lead a dedicated and well-qualified team in a lovely country location with an emphasis on learning through play and outdoor learning.

Applicants must have a relevant qualification in Childcare, minimum of NVQ Level 3 or equivalent. Applicants to have a strong commitment to young children and families, a willingness to learn, the ability to work proactively using initiative, and to operate very well as part of a small, strong and supportive team.

Hours to be agreed.

Pay scale £11.12 to £12.44 per hour dependent on experience, plus holiday pay and pension.

Email enquiries@harpsdenpreschool.co.uk for a full job description and application form.

Application deadline: September 22nd 2017
Interviews: September 27th 2017.

We are an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken. Appointment is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Reading - Maintained, Academy and Free Schools

Civitas logoCivitas Academy (REAch2 Academy Trust)

90a, Great Knollys Street, Reading, Berkshire RG1 7HL
Headteacher: Mrs S Ducker

Learning Support Assistant
in Year 2

RG2, SCP 13-15
£16,491–£17,072 pa, pro rata
Required for September 2017


Civitas Academy is looking to appoint a highly motivated, innovative and passionate individual to inspire our children as a proactive Learning Support Assistant for September 2017.

You will be joining REAch2 Academy Trust, a national family of primary academies committed to raising standards and achieving excellence for all pupils, whatever their background or circumstance. The Trust provides a strong culture of collaboration and support, together with high expectations for staff and pupils alike.

The position is for 36 hours per week, term-time only and inclusive of 5 Inset Days and paid pro rata depending on experience and qualifications.

Application forms and further details are available via email or alternatively please telephone to speak to the Executive Headteacher, Salima Ducker, on 0118 467 6720 or email: finance@civitasacademy.co.uk

Closing date: Friday 18 August 2017 at noon
Interview date: Friday 25 August 2017

Our Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS check will be sought from the successful candidates.

Reading area - Independent

DINGLEY’S PROMISE, Kennet Walk Community Centre, Kennet Walk, Kenavon Drive, Reading, Berks RG1 3GD

Tel: 07940 259355  Email: aimee.read@dingley.org.uk

CENTRE MANAGER (Maternity Cover)
Hours: 37.5 hours a week term time, 15 hours a week in holidays. Salary: Circa. £10 per hour.
Passionate about improving services for children with SEND in the early years? We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as Centre Manager providing maternity cover for our Reading Centre. You will be part of our management team and will benefit from great opportunities to develop and progress. If this sounds exciting, then we would love to hear from you!

Slough - Maintained, Academy and Free Schools

Arbour Vale SchoolArbour Vale School

Farnham Road, Slough SL2 3AE
Acting Head Teacher: Mrs Tracey Bradshaw
Tel: 01753 515560
E-mail: julia.copeland@arbourvaleschool.org

 

Required for 1st September 2017

Special Teaching Assistants (STAs)

and

Cover Special Teaching Assistants (CSTAs)

Salary: Level 3/Scale Point Range 14 to 18 £17,672–£18,961 (inc London Weighting)


We are looking for ambitious, enthusiastic and committed STAs and CSTAs to join our all phase special school and its team of highly dedicated professionals.

Applications from experienced teaching assistants with EYFS to Post 16 will be considered.

The role will include being part of our wider team and supporting pupils’ independent learning and progress. To work closely with the classroom teacher and assist with delivering plans and 1:1 activities as directed.

Candidates will be required to support pupils’ all-round general welfare, including their medical, physical and emotional well-being.

You should be able to demonstrate an understanding and engagement in individual pupils needs and share a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

As employers, we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and in that regard have appropriate policies and procedures. Successful applicants will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, and interviews will include questions about safeguarding children.

To apply, please request an application pack from Julia Copeland in the School Office.

Closing date: Upon receipt of suitable applications
CVs will not be accepted

Arbour Vale SchoolArbour Vale School

Farnham Road, Slough SL2 3AE
Acting Head Teacher: Mrs Tracey Bradshaw
Tel: 01753 515560
E-mail: julia.copeland@arbourvaleschool.org

 

Midday Assistants/Activity Leaders

Salary range: Level 1 – SCP 9 £16,266.00 (inclusive of Fringe Allowance); Pro rata 12.5–15 hours per week – term time only; Monday to Friday 11:00 to 13:30 or 10:30 to 13:30


We wish to appoint friendly and organised Midday Assistants/Activity Leaders.

You will be required to ensure the safety, welfare and positive behaviour of pupils throughout the lunchtime period. The post holder will need to provide assistance and support to pupils with their lunch and engage them in positive activities on the playground.

The successful applicant will possess the ability to communicate effectively at all levels, have sensitivity and good interpersonal skills. Previous experience would be an advantage, but not essential as training will be provided.

Application packs are available on our school website: www.arbourvale.slough.sch.uk

Please send completed forms to Julia Copeland: Julia.copeland@arbourvaleschool.org

Closing date: Upon receipt of suitable applications

CVs will not be accepted
(If you have not received a reply 4 weeks after the submission of your application, you have not been successful.)

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS check.

Surrey - Maintained, Academy and Free Schools

Carwarden House CommunityCarwarden House Community School

118, Upper Chobham Road, Camberley, Surrey GU15 1EJ
T: 01276 709080 F: 01276 709081
E: info@carwarden.surrey.sch.uk
W: www.carwarden.surrey.sch.uk
Twitter: @CarwardenHouse
Headteacher: Jarlath O’Brien BSc (Hons) PGCE NPQH

Teaching Assistant

(£10,202 to £11,935 p.a.) 4 days a week – Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Required for September 2017
Term-time only (26 hours per week)
(Hours: 8.40am to 3.15pm + to 5pm on Wednesdays)


Carwarden House Community School is a highly regarded secondary special school educating young people with learning difficulties and associated conditions such as Down syndrome and autism.

We are seeking a dedicated and committed colleague to join a well established team in this successful special school.

No experience of working in a special school is required as a comprehensive induction package will be provided. This is an exciting career opportunity for an ambitious person to learn new skills and make a significant impact in an already successful school.

Visits to the school by appointment are warmly welcomed. Further details, including an application form, person specification and job description, can be obtained from http://tinyurl.com/yanvd5jq

Apply immediately. Applications will be considered upon receipt.

Carwarden House is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

West Berkshire - Maintained, Academy and Free Schools

whitelands ParkWhitelands Park Primary School

Sagecroft Road, Thatcham, Berkshire RG18 3FH
Tel: 01635 862517
Email: office@whitelandsparkprimary.co.uk
www.whitelandsparkprimary.co.uk

1:1 LSA Required

Level 2 or above
Full Time (Term Time Only)
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Starting: September 2017


Whitelands Park Primary School is situated in Thatcham and currently has 312 pupils on roll. We are seeking to appoint 3 highly motivated, enthusiastic and caring LSA/Keyworkers to join our friendly team of staff.

We want you to help us to continue to build on our current successes and to make further improvements in the future as we strive to be outstanding.

We desire an LSA who:

  • is cheerful, flexible and approachable
  • has a good understanding of how children learn
  • has a proven track record of securing high standards in learning
  • has high expectations of achievement and behaviour for all children
  • has good literacy & numeracy skills
  • is caring, calm, patient and have good communication skills
  • is a self-reflective team player who can demonstrate interpersonal skills and initiative
  • is positive, adaptable and has a good sense of humour
  • be team players, able to work closely with teachers and other adults within the classroom to ensure the best for our pupils.
  • understands confidentiality and safeguarding procedures

We welcome and actively encourage visits to our school by prospective applicants. To arrange a visit, an informal chat, or to request an application pack, please contact the school office. Application is by letter and application form to
Mr Matthew Irving, Headteacher along with two names and addresses of appropriate referees.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced CRB disclosure will be sought from the successful candidates.


www.whitelandsparkprimary.co.uk

Burghfield St Mary's C of E PrimaryBurghfield St Mary Primary

Theale Road, Burghfield Village, Reading RG30 3TX
Tel: 0118 983 6387
Head Teacher: Mr Antony Gallagher
NOR 200 children

 

ICT Technician

Required ASAP
15 hours per week (times and days of week negotiable)
Term Time only excluding Inset Days – Permanent
Grade D (SCP 15–20), £16,772–£19,238 Actual £5,738–£6,581


Burghfield St Mary’s are looking for a friendly, flexible and professional person to join our team. We are looking for someone with technical knowledge along with a proactive mind-set to join us.

Key Responsibilities will include:
Management, maintenance and development of all ICT resources, including the school website. Provision of technical advice and support for ICT curriculum related activities.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and, for further information and an application pack, please contact our Office Manager on 0118 9836387 or via email at office@burghfield.w-berks.sch.uk

Start date: Tuesday 5th September 2017 (or earlier if available)

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and expects all its staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undertake a DBS check.

icollege

 

 

 iCollege

Richmond House, Bath Road, Newbury RG14 1QY

Primary and Secondary Pupil Referral Units
within West Berkshire

iCollege is a new Pupil Referral Unit formed with the merger of The Reintegration Service and Alternative Curriculum 14–19.

 

iCollege provides education and support for students across all Key Stages who may have been excluded, or are at risk of exclusion, and might also have social, emotional and behavioural difficulties.

Required ASAP after September 2017
Closing date Friday 15th September 2017

Teaching Assistants

Permanent and Fixed Term Contracts available
Grade C, SCP 10–15 
(43.8 weeks salary – 38 teaching weeks, 5 weeks paid holiday, Occasional Inset Days may be worked, paid on timesheet)


Teaching Assistant posts to work over all sites but specifically at:

Primary – Inspiration, Foxglove Way, Dunstan Park, Thatcham, Berks  RG18 4DH

  Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.
  2 posts 9.00 am – 2.00pm and 10.00 – 3.00 pm

Year 9 and 10 – Intervention, 88 Newtown Road, Newbury, Berks  RG14 7BT

  Hours to be agreed

Working with teaching staff to support pupils either individually or in small groups during lessons and other times.

Applicants need to be enthusiastic, flexible, practical and resourceful as well as being able to support pupils who can sometimes become angry or distressed. Applicants may find that recent mainstream experience of working with challenging students in KS1–KS4 an advantage.

“This School is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Criminal Records Bureau/DBS checks along with other relevant employment checks.”

All contracts will state employment for icollege alternative education and not a specific site, and post holders may be asked to move between sites, to meet student needs.

For further information and an application pack please contact Karen Price on 01635 48872, finance@icollege.org.uk

West Berkshire area – Independent

Cold Ash Pre-school, Acland Hall, Hermitage Road, Thatcham, Berks RG18 9JX Email: chair@coldashpreschool.org.uk

MINIMUM NVQ 2 QUALIFIED PRE SCHOOL ASSISTANT Part time (approx. 12 hours), term time only.

We are an Outstanding Pre-school looking to appoint passionate and dedicated people to join our staff team. We are a committee led Pre-school committed to ensuring each child is safe, secure and at the heart of everything we do.

Please contact us for further information.

Closing date: Friday September 22
Interviews: Tuesday September 26.

This position will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Windsor & Maidenhead - Maintained, Academy and Free Schools

Wraysbury Primary SchoolWraysbury Primary

“No Limits to learning!”

Welley Road, Wraysbury, Staines TW19 5DJ
Telephone: 01784 482603  Fax: 01784 482919
E-mail: wraysbury@rbwm.org.uk

Teaching Assistant

Approximately 25–30 hours a week (term time only)
Scale 2 pt 11–13
£16,993–£17,728 per annum pro rata
£850–£960 per month (approx)
Required for as soon as possible


We are looking for a teaching assistant to work initially within KS2, who can help to raise and sustain high standards for our children. The position may involve working with a specific child or group, as well as supporting other children in the class with their learning. Part of the hours will also be supporting the children at lunchtime. The candidate should be calm and caring, and able to make a dedicated contribution to sensitively supporting children’s needs. Experience of working with SEN children would be an advantage, but is not essential.

We want someone who:

  • Has had experience of working with children
  • Is passionate about children’s learning and every child achieving their potential
  • Has lots of energy, enthusiasm and patience
  • Is flexible and can work well within a team
  • Has experience of working with children from a range of different backgrounds
  • Has a sense of humour.

We can offer:

  • Delightful, happy, friendly and hard working children
  • Very supportive colleagues
  • A commitment to Continuing Professional Development.

Applicants are welcome to come and have a look around and meet our children. For further details, please contact the Headteacher, Mrs Alison Fox.

All applications will be considered on receipt and, therefore, please send you application form in as soon as possible.

Wraysbury Primary School is committed to safeguarding children and young people. All post holders are subject to appropriate vetting procedures and a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced check.

Wokingham - Maintained, Academy and Free Schools

Addington School

A Specialist Music College

NOR 205 • Age Range 2–19 years

www.addington.wokingham.sch.uk

ICT Support Apprenticeaddington

Current Apprentice Wage
Full-time, 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year
Fixed-term until 31 August 2018
Required September 2017


Addington School is an “Outstanding” Special School looking to appoint an ICT Apprentice to work in our busy and ever evolving IT Department. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who would like to start a career in IT.

The successful applicant will be required to undertake a one-year training programme working towards a city in guilds level 2/3 diploma.

The key elements of this role will be to provide first line technical support, ad hoc troubleshooting, configuration and installation of new equipment and data management.

Addington has a positive ethos based on mutual respect and trust. We are committed to further improvement, multi-agency working and continued professional development for all our staff.

If you feel you would like to be part of this exciting and continually evolving community then please contact Sue Tod, School Business Manager, for an informal discussion on 0118 966 9073.

Application packs are available on our website: www.addington.wokingham.sch.uk

Closing date for application: 12 noon, Friday 22 September 2017
Interviews: w/c 2 October 2017

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


Woodlands Avenue, Woodley, Reading, Berkshire RG5 3EU
Tel: 0118 966 9073

Addington Schooladdington

A Specialist Music College

NOR 205 • Age Range 2–19 years

www.addington.wokingham.sch.uk

Addington School is an ‘Outstanding’ forward looking all-age special school catering for pupils with a wide range of learning disabilities, many of whom also have associated sensory, motor, medical and behavioural needs.


PE Teaching Assistant

Grade 5 SCP 22-25 £15,589 – £17,095 pa, pro rata,
plus special schools allowance
32.5 hours per week, term-time only • Permanent

We are looking to appoint a PE Teaching Assistant to the Addington PE department. You will join a dynamic and enthusiastic team who are continuously working to provide our students with a variety of exciting and inclusive sporting activities and outdoor learning opportunities on and off-site.

We are looking to appoint someone who will work across the 3–19 age range, supporting the extensive PE provision.

We require someone who is energetic, versatile, organised, calm under pressure, self-motivated and can relate well to children and staff alike. Working as part of the team, you will need to be confident and highly competent to cover PE lessons, run lunch and after-school clubs, take students offsite to fixtures and inspire our students to fulfil their potential.

It would be desirable to have any of the following qualifications and experience: outdoor education, swimming teaching, lifeguarding, Duke of Edinburgh and NGB coaching awards.

Work Experience Manager

(Teaching Assistant)

Grade 5 SCP 22-25 £15,589 – £17,095 pa, pro rata,
plus special schools allowance
32.5 hours per week, term-time only • Permanent

We are also looking to appoint a Work Experience Manager.

As part of the Addington ‘Routes to Work’ department, you will join a dynamic and enthusiastic team who are continuously working to provide our students with a variety of curriculum opportunities to best prepare them for working life after school. We have developed a range of forward thinking ‘Routes into Work’ including; Supported Internships at the National Grid, Employer recognised qualifications and a wide range of work experience placements. We work with a range of local and national employers to offer our students many exciting, inclusive opportunities.

We are looking to appoint someone who will work mainly with our 14–19 year old students, a wide range of employers and other associated agencies. We therefore require someone who is positive, highly organised, a team player and has excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

We are committed to induction, professional development and on-going support for all our staff. Working as part of a small team you will be required to: work with students in 1:1, small groups and whole class groups and work with our large network of employers, supporting and setting up a range of work opportunities for our students.

You will need to have a full UK driving licence and hold business insurance.

It is essential that you have a good standard of education, including a Level 3 qualification or equivalent. You need to be willing to undertake further training including: Job Coaching, City and Guilds Assessor, Training in Systematic Instruction.

Application packs are available on our website: www.addington.wokingham.sch.uk

Closing date for application: 12 noon, Friday 22 September 2017
Interviews: w/c 2 October 2017

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


Woodlands Avenue, Woodley, Reading, Berkshire RG5 3EU
Tel: 0118 966 9073

Addington School

A Specialist Music College

NOR 205 • Age Range 2–19 years

www.addington.wokingham.sch.ukaddington

Addington School is a forward looking all-age special school catering for pupils with a wide range of learning disabilities, many of whom also have associated sensory, motor, medical and behavioural needs.

We are an Investor in People and pride ourselves in our commitment to induction, professional development and on-going support to all our staff.

We have achieved Ofsted recognition for being an ‘Outstanding’ school.


We are now looking to recruit the following:

Learning Support Assistants

Scale 3 Spinal Point 14–17 £11,408–£12,082 pa
(for 30 hours per week), plus Special Schools Allowance, after term time only adjustment
30 hours per week, term-time only • Permanent
Candidates must have GCSE English and Maths grades A-C.
There are opportunities to train at the school to become a teacher through Schools Direct.

Supply Learning Support Assistants

We are also always looking to increase our bank of supply classroom assistants.

If you are interested in supply work, please call the school quoting reference ST.

Application packs are available on our website: www.addington.wokingham.sch.uk

Closing date for application: 12 noon, Friday 22 September 2017
Interviews: w/c 2 October 2017

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


Woodlands Avenue, Woodley, Reading, Berkshire RG5 3EU
Tel: 0118 966 9073