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Job Ref No. ECC5444-124 Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Band 2 point to Mid Point - Actual Salary £2,522
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 31/03/2020 Midnight Date of Interviews: To be confirmed  

Job Description

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Midday Assistant

Band 2 to Mid Point

6.25 hours (6 hours, 15 minutes) per week 38 weeks per year

Actual Salary £2,522 Per annum

We are looking for an approachable and enthusiastic Midday Assistant to work as part of our Midday team, to take care and control of all students on the school premises during the midday break between the morning and afternoon teaching sessions.

The daily hours of working will be 12:45pm to 14:00pm Monday to Friday.

What we can offer you:

  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Holiday pay
  • Full training
  • Pension Scheme

Ideally, you will be able to offer us:

  • Prior experience of working with or caring for children
  • Hold a current First Aid certificate
  • The ability to provide timely and accurate information
  • The ability to work effectively with other adults in the school

Example of Duties and Responsibilities:

· To maintain the safety, welfare and good conduct of the students during the midday break.

· To support students clearing tables when meals are finished and clear up any associated spillages.

· To enforce the necessary sanctions for maintaining good order.

· To provide pastoral care, guidance and routine advice to students as appropriate.

· To alert senior midday assistant and/or the principal of any concerns regarding an individual student or group of students.

General Responsibilities

· To attend relevant training and meetings as required.

· To respect confidentiality at all times.

· To understand and apply school policies in relation to health, safety, welfare and behaviour of students.

· To comply with individual responsibilities, in accordance with the role, for health & safety in the workplace.

· Ensure that all duties and services provided are in accordance with the school's Equal Opportunities Policy.

Safeguarding training will be provided. The Sigma Trust is committed to safeguarding and protecting the children and young people that we work with. As such, all posts are subject to safer recruitment process, including the disclosure of criminal records and vetting checks. We ensure that we have a range of policies in place which promote safeguarding and safer working practice across our schools.

Information about the School

CCHS is a forward-thinking school with an innovative curriculum designed to meet the needs of all students whatever their ability or need. With an expanding number of students, currently approximately 1700, including a sixth form of around 300, we pride ourselves on creating a personal and supportive environment to promote higher expectations and raise aspirations.

In September 2018, CCHS was rated by Ofsted as a good school with many outstanding features, particularly in regard to leadership and our sixth form provision. We are also proud to be the lead school for the local teacher training scheme.

As well as a firm commitment to all of our students, we are also very committed to supporting colleagues, providing a great CPD and training programme with opportunities for career progression and enhancement.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Contact Information

Sigma Trust HR Team
Walton Road, Clacton-on-Sea
Essex, CO15 6DZ
Telephone: 01255 750913

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