Information about our school
INSPIRE, ENABLE, ACHIEVE
Part of the Vale Federation of Schools, Booker Park School is primary special school which caters for children from Nursery to Y6 who have a wide range of special educational needs. The role has arisen due to our rising student numbers and their complex needs. Enjoy the benefits of working within Bucks County Council including financial rewards and discounts on purchases from local shops, cafes, and restaurants, pension scheme and a 24 hour free, confidential Employee Assistance Programme.
The Vale Federation of Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children which will be reflected throughout recruitment. All posts are subject to pre-employment checks, satisfactory references will be sought and successful candidates will need to undertake an enhanced DBS check and online health check.
Working under the instruction/guidance of teaching and senior class staff, this rewarding, and sometimes challenging role will include supporting pupils to access and engage with teacher led curriculum/learning activities, encouraging them to interact with others and helping to promote their self-esteem. You will assist with the implementation of individual education and behaviour plans and personal care programmes, attending to pupils’ personal hygiene needs where necessary. Comprehensive training is provided as appropriate to the role and continued professional development of our staff is encouraged.
In order to carry out this role you will enjoy working with pupils who have special educational needs, have an appreciation of the positive attitudes required to encourage independence in our pupils together with high expectations and respect towards pupils, common sense, warmth and a sense of humour. You will also be enthusiastic and caring, resilient, healthy and committed to working as part of a team. Flexibility and a commitment to training is expected.
How to apply
If you are trustworthy and reliable and are looking for a varied and rewarding role, please contact Sue Haywood, HR & Office Manager on 01296 427221. Visits to the school are strongly encouraged. For further information on our recruitment process please visit our website at https://www.thevalefederation.com/careers/recruitment-process/
Completed applications should be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date & interview
Closing date: 12 noon, Friday 6th September 2019. Any applications received after this time may be rejected. CVs alone will not be accepted.
Interview date: TBC. If you have not been contacted within three weeks of the closing date, you must assume that your applications has, on this occasion, been unsuccessful.
School address and website
School Address: Stoke Leys Close, Aylesbury, Bucks, HP21 9ET
Office Tel: 01296 427221