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Teaching Assistant vacancies (x8)

Bidwell Brook School currently have 8 permanent Teaching Assistant vacancies, across various weekdays, to commence September 2019.

You will support students as part of a class team. We offer a child centred curriculum and you will enable our students to access learning opportunities and to achieve their full potential both educationally and emotionally. You will help deliver pre-planned learning, care and therapy programmes in an inspiring learning environment.

Although previous experience of working with children in an education setting is preferable, it is as important to have enthusiasm, empathy and a willingness to learn and follow instructions.

You will have excellent communication skills, IT skills, be flexible and resilient.

We offer continuous professional development opportunities, including a Level 3 Teaching Assistant Diploma.

The vacancies are as follows:
2 x Monday to Friday vacancies
1 x Monday & Tuesday vacancy
1 x Monday & Friday vacancy
3 x Thursday & Friday vacancies
1 x Friday vacancy

All contracts are permanent, term time working 39 weeks per year.
The working hours are 8.50am to 3.20pm, with a 4.00pm finish once a week for a class meeting (if the class meeting falls on a working day), term time 39 weeks per year,
Please indicate on your job application which vacancies you are interested in.

A full application pack is available on the school website www.bidwellbrook.devon.sch.uk. We do not accept CV's.

For further information about the roles contact Sarah Bedford, HR Manager, on 01803 864120 or email: sbedford@bidwellbrook.devon.sch.uk

Closing date for applications: Monday 1 July 2019

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This role requires an enhanced DBS disclosure.

This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.


Receptionist - Bidwell Brook School

Bidwell Brook School in Dartington, part of the Learn to Live Federation, is a Special School for children and young people aged 3 - 19 with severe or profound and multiple learning disabilities.

We currently have a vacancy to commence September 2019.

You will be part of our admin team in a very busy school office. You will be the first point of contact for all visitors and telephone enquiries and undertake general administrative duties.

You will be a calm, patient and positive person. You need to be very flexible and resilient, with the ability to adapt to quickly changing priorities. Professional and effective communication skills are essential, along with good IT skills, knowledge of Microsoft packages and strong organisational skills.

Experience of working in a similar role would be advantageous.

For further information about the role, contact Sarah Bedford, HR Manager, on 01803 864120 or sbedford@bidwellbrook.devon.sch.uk.

To apply, please see the Related Information section or visit www.bidwellbrook.devon.sch.uk.
Your completed application form should be returned to the school.
We do not accept CV's.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This role requires a DBS disclosure.

This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.