Job Title Welfare Assistant
Name of Head Teacher Angela Anterkyi
Salary: NJC £16,123 full time equivalent. (term time only)
Hours 9.00 – 3 pm, 18 hours per week Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday
Closing Date: 13th October 2017
Interview Date: w/c 16th October 2017
Start Date: As soon as possible
We are looking for a welfare assistant to join our team, this is an exciting time of change within the school and an opportunity for you to build and progress your career. Ideally you will have experience of working with children, along with some knowledge of special dietary and medical requirements, or be willing to attend the necessary courses to gain the appropriate knowledge and skills.
On a daily basis you will be responsible to ensure the conduct, welfare, safety, physical and mental wellbeing of pupils is maintained. You will assist the school nurse during school visits and coordinate medical, eye and hearing tests. You will ensure that all relevant staff are provided with up-to-date information on children with medical needs.
In return we will support your continuing professional development and you will work in a friendly warm environment where children are at the heart of our school.
The successful candidate will be forward thinking and able to support the SENCO and Headteacher to develop welfare systems to enable care and support of the highest quality for our children. They will also ensure that services are of an excellent quality and conform to statutory requirements.
We are looking for someone who has:
Visits to the school are very welcome by appointment.
Telephone: 020 8452 1350
Gladstone Park Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Successful applicants will be required to undergo a DBS check.