12 months ago
Job Title: Residential Gap Student (two positions available) Location: Lindfield, West Sussex, RH1 Salary: Competitive Position: Fixed Term Contract Closing Date: Monday 5th June 2017 The school is a co-educational independent preparatory school offering both day and weekly boarding education for children aged 2 - 13 years, in a caring Christian family atmosphere. Job Role: The school is looking to recruit two Residential Gap Students on a fixed term contract from 04/09/2017 to 06/07/2018. Key Responsibilities: Prep School Duties; Classroom supportBreak time supervision dutyAssisting with school events or trips (including residential trips away from school)Assisting with after school events including parents' evenings and plays where necessaryAssisting in sports, including fixtures against other schoolsFully support the extra-curricular life of the School, which is likely to involve leading sports teams, leadership activities and clubs Administrative Support; Assisting with general office duties eg. Assisting with mail outs, filing, photocopying, shredding etc.Assisting with morning and afternoon Registration Boarding Duties; To help with the general running of the Boarding Department.To help take responsibility for boarders under the direction of the Head of Boarding.To help with the domestic side of boarding life Other Duties; Participate in the general day to day activities of the school as a whole and undertake a share of the staff duties. All staff are expected to attend, Open Days and Training days as required by the Headmaster.Assist in various sections of the school as guided by gap CoordinatorBe available for some weekend and evening commitmentsEat all meals with the children as available.Reflect the school's ethos when dealing with parents, children and the local community.Demonstrate a high level of commitment and flexibility, contributing to the wider curriculum through games and activities and the life of the community as appropriatePromote and safeguard the welfare of children in the School. The Candidate: Have a good standard of education to include GCSE Maths and English grade C or aboveHave good IT skillsBe able to communicate effectively verbally and in writingBe able to work as part of a team and be approachable, friendly and cheerfulEmpathy with the spiritual life of the School. The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all of their staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure via the DBS and to register with the update service. To apply for this role please click the APPLYbutton and further information will be sent to your email. IMPORTANT:Please read this information carefully. Candidates with experience of; Graduate, Gap Year, Trainee, Junior, Education, Teaching Assistant, Learning Support Worker, Assistant Teacher, LSA, LSW, Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Support Assistant, SEN Support, Teaching Assistant, SEN Assistant, Learning Difficulties, SEN Teacher, Support Worker, Learning Assistant will be considered for this role.