Support staff vacancies:

Assistant Site Manager

NJC Scale point 13 £18,396

36 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

To start asap

Closing Date: 9am Monday 3rd July

Interviews: Friday 7th July, however we reserve the right to interview before the closing date

This Role: To assist the Site Management team in the operational facilities procedures of the school in premises and health & safety matters. It is essential that the safest possible environment is achieved and maintained for pupils, staff and visitors and that the building is kept in an excellent state of repair. The role spans across a wide range of school support services as detailed in the job description. The overall characteristics for this post are flexibility, practical capability, organisation skills, attention to detail, and the ability to take a broad-view across the whole range of school use, needs and requirements. A willingness to attend training in relevant areas and to communicate this knowledge is essential. The post requires the successful candidate to work rotating shift patterns within the normal site opening times of 7:00-19:00 (plus additional hours when needed). This post will be on a local government NJC scale and you will be eligible for the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS).

Learning Support Assistants (LSA) (in main school)

Starting Salary NJC scale point 13 – £18,396 pro rata

Full time – 34 hours per week, term time only/40 weeks per year approx.

Start dates: September 2017

Closing Date: 9am Friday 7th July. However applications will be reviewed on a daily basis as they are received and shortlisted candidates will be asked to attend for interview with 2 or 3 days’ notice

Interviews: See above – we plan to hold interviews each week


This Role: Are you looking for a new challenge, perhaps working with students with a range of learning needs?

We are a successful and highly inclusive school with a dedicated, supportive and forward-thinking Learning Support Faculty, with over twenty five staff members, including LSAs, Senior LSAs and Specialist Teachers.

Your main duties will be to support students with their learning both in class and on a more individual basis in the Learning Support department. We wish to appoint colleagues who have:

  • Experience of, or interest in, supporting students with a range of individual needs

  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills

  • Ability to work effectively within a busy team environment

  • Good numeracy and literacy skills

The position would suit those looking to further their experience working with young people, or those considering a teaching career (opportunities exist, for suitable candidates, to be sponsored for teacher training in the future).


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JCoSS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All posts are subject to satisfactory enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) clearance.