Please see latest vacancies information below:

 

St. Nicholas’ is an inclusive school with a diverse community and we are proud of the ethos and values shared by children, staff, parents and governors.  The school received a good Ofsted report in April 2018.

Visits to the school are welcomed: please email admin.2352@stnicholasprimaryschool.org.uk or telephone 01865 242838 to make an appointment.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Enhanced DBS checks and references will be required in line with our Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy.

 

We are looking to appoint:-

 

Higher Level Teaching Assistant  (HLTA)

We are looking for a passionate Higher Level Teaching Assistant to work with groups of children across the school to join our creative, inclusive, values-led and diverse school. It will include taking classes for PPA, working with groups of children and alongside teachers and teaching assistants to ensure high quality education for all our pupils.  It is an exciting and rewarding role and one where working as part of a team is essential.

We would like to appoint a person who has the following qualities:

  • reliability
  • warmth and kindness
  • enthusiasm and a strong desire to make a difference
  • a sense of humour and a positive outlook
  • well organised
  • hard working: the life of a school is very busy!
  • willing to commit to the life of the school

What we can offer you:

  • you will be joining a strong supportive staff who work well together
  • a positive, friendly and well-organised working environment
  • pupils who are eager to learn and want to do well
  • ongoing training opportunities and regular meetings for professional development
  • an exciting, dynamic place to work
  • a well-resourced school
  • clear structure, support and respect for your role

Visits to the school are welcomed – please telephone the school to make an appointment.

The hours are 30 hrs per week, Grade 8 pay scale – £25,419 – £28,226 pro-rata actual £17,165. The position is a permanent, term time only, starting as soon as possible. (art time position would be considered)

Please click here for an application form and here for a job description/person specification.  Please email completed application forms to:  admin.2352@stnicholasprimaryschool.org.uk

Closing Date:    Tuesday 21st June 2022 5:00pm

Interview Date:  Tuesday 28th June  2022

 

Cover Supervisors – KS1 & KS2

We are looking for two full time Cover Supervisors to support class teachers with the academic and emotional progress of every child.

This is a part time permanent position for 30 hours a week, term time only, starting as soon as possible.

The role will require cover for whole classes that is planned and also impromptu cover due to staff illness.

You will be joining a vibrant, diverse, inclusive, community school which was graded by Ofsted as ‘good in all areas’ in April 2018, with a wonderful team.

St. Nicholas’ is committed to continued professional development through in-house and external opportunities and you will be fully supported in the development of your own practice.

Visits to the school are welcomed – please telephone the school to make an appointment.

Please click here for an application form and here for a job description/person specification. Please email completed application forms to: admin.2352@stnicholasprimaryschool.org.uk

Hours: 30hrs per week term time only (part time position would be considered)

Salary:  Grade 6 £20,852 – £23,023  pro rata actual £14,081

Qualifications required: Level 3 or equivalent

Closing Date:    Tuesday 21st June 2022 5:00pm

Interview Date:  Tuesday 28th June 2022

 

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KS1 and KS2 – Teaching Assistants

We are looking for passionate teaching assistants to work with groups of children in Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 as part of a whole class and also to work on a one to one basis with children with special educational needs. It is an exciting and rewarding role and one where working as part of a team is essential.

We would like to appoint a person who has the following qualities:

  • reliability
  • warmth and kindness
  • enthusiasm and a strong desire to make a difference
  • a sense of humour and a positive outlook
  • well organised
  • hard working: the life of a school is very busy!
  • willing to commit to the life of the school

What we can offer you:

  • you will be joining a strong supportive staff who work well together
  • a positive, friendly and well-organised working environment
  • pupils who are eager to learn and want to do well
  •  ongoing training opportunities and regular meetings for professional development
  •  an exciting, dynamic place to work
  •  a well-resourced school
  •  clear structure, support and respect for your role

Previous experience of working in schools is preferred but not essential, however we do require someone who shares our values.

Visits to the school are welcomed – please telephone the school to make an appointment.

The hours are 27.5 per week, Grade 4 pay scale (£19,264 – £19,650) pro-rata (£11,925 – £12,164) with an additional 2.5 hours per week to supervise lunchtimes, Grade 1 pay scale (£18,333) pro-rata (£1031) The positions are  permanent, term time only  starting as soon as possible (part time positions will be considered)

Please click here for an application form and here for a job description/person specification. Please email completed application forms to: admin.2352@stnicholasprimaryschool.org.uk

Closing Date:    Wednesday 22nd June 2022 5:00pm

Interview Date:  Wednesday 29th June 2022

 

Reception Teacher with potential leadership opportunity

We are looking to appoint an inspirational Reception Teacher to work in our Early Years Unit which comprises of two Reception classes and one Nursery class.

We are looking for a highly motivated individual who is creative and innovative with a passionate desire to enrich pupil learning and development. Previous Early Years teaching experience and a good understanding of excellent Early Years practice is essential (not suitable for ECTs). The School received a good Ofsted report in April 2018 and will support the chosen applicant in the school’s development. The position will commence in September 2022 and is a temporary position for one year in the first instance, with a view to becoming permanent.

You will work with a professional, dedicated supportive staff team and children who enjoy learning. We can offer you an exciting vision for the future, a commitment to your professional development in a supportive environment and the opportunity to work and plan in teams. The Early Years unit has purpose built facilities to encourage and foster learning both inside the classroom and outside in our spacious garden area.

St. Nicholas’ is a thriving multi-cultural school serving a diverse community. We are an inclusive school and proud of the ethos and values shared by children, staff, parents and governors and this is an opportunity to become part of a dedicated, experienced and supportive team.

Visits to the school are welcomed – please telephone the school to make an appointment.

Please click here for an application form and here for a job description/person specification. Please email completed application forms to: admin.2352@stnicholasprimaryschool.org.uk

Hours: Full Time

Salary:  Main Scale: 1-6 –  £25,714 – £36,961 + TLR for leadership

Closing Date:    Tuesday 21st June 2022 5:00pm

Interview Date:  Tuesday 28th June 2022

 

KS1 and KS2 – SEN 1:1 Teaching Assistants

We are looking to appoint Teaching Assistants to support SEN children  on a 1:1 basis in mainstream school in KS1 & KS2.

St Nicholas’ School is an inclusive school and we are proud of the ethos and values shared by children, staff, parents and governors and this is an opportunity to become part of an extremely dedicated and supportive team.

We would like to appoint a person who has the following qualities:

  • Highly motivated with clear expectations of the role
  • Experience of working in a school environment with children with Special Educational Needs
  • Experience of working with other professionals e.g. speech and language therapists
  • Has a positive attitude, is well organised, flexible and enthusiastic
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Professionalism and confidentiality

What we can offer you:

  • you will be joining a strong supportive staff who work well together
  • a positive, friendly and well-organised working environment
  • pupils who are eager to learn and want to do well
  •  ongoing training opportunities and regular meetings for professional development
  •  an exciting, dynamic place to work
  •  a well-resourced school
  •  clear structure, support and respect for your role

Visits to the school are welcomed – please telephone the school to make an appointment.

The hours are 30 per week, Grade 5 – £19,650 – £20,444 pro rata  (13,269 – £13,806). The positions are  permanent, term time only, starting September 2022 (part time positions will be considered)

Please click here for an application form and here for a job description/person specification. Please email completed application forms to: admin.2352@stnicholasprimaryschool.org.uk

Closing Date:    Wednesday 22nd June 2022 5:00pm

Interview Date:  Wednesday 29th June 2022

SEN TA job description and Person Specification Jan 2022