Early Years Childcare Practitioner / Teaching Assistant - Ridgeway Primary School
Early Years Childcare Practitioner / Teaching Assistant 2 POSTS
Location: Ridgeway Primary School, Grange Road, Burntwood, WS7 4TU
(within its EYFS Extended Services)
Telephone: 01543 227170
Contract Type: Temporary
Working Pattern: Post 1: term time (43.7 pay weeks)
Post 2: whole year (52.14 pay weeks)
Working Hours – Both posts: part time (37 hour FTE)
Salary: £18,198- £18,562 FTE
Closing Date for Applications – Friday 7th May 2021
Headteacher: Mrs Joanne Jelves
Required from June 2021
Ridgeway Primary School is seeking to appoint two Early Years Practitioners/ Teaching Assistants to work within our EYFS provision at Ridgeway Primary School. Our EYFS provision, run by the Governors of Ridgeway School, is an integral part of our school which offers support for families by providing sessional and full day care both during term time and whole year.
The first post will be based in our Ridgeway Rainbow Tots 2s Group for 12 hours per week (9am – 12pm Tuesday – Friday). This post will be a term time only post, initially until the end of the summer term. Ridgeway Rainbow Tots provides 3 hours sessional day care each morning during term time for children aged 2 years.
The second post will be based in our Sunny Days Nursery for a minimum of 15 hours (2 full days). This post is offered on a whole year basis (with a holiday entitlement) initially to the end of August 2021 but with the potential to continue after this time. Sunny Days Nursery provides full day care provision for children aged 6 weeks to 5 years across a whole year.
- Hold a minimum of NVQ L2 Qualification or equivalent;
- Have some experience of working with children of pre-school ages;
- Be proactive and use their initiative;
- Have an understanding of child development and the EYFS framework
"This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment"
The appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS clearance together with the relevant employment checks for the successful applicant. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Candidates selected for interview will be invited to visit the school as part of the interview process.
Returned applications by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please state which post you are applying for
Closing date: Friday 7th May 2021 Interviews will take place week beginning 10th May 2021