11 – 18 Co-educational Comprehensive

NOR 1044

Required from September 2017


Student Welfare Teaching Assistant / First Aid

Fixed term, in the first instance, until 21 July 2018

£14,469 - £16,905 per annum, proportionately reduced for part time working

Hours: 30 hours per week x 44.263 total paid weeks

Redruth School is one of the most progressive schools in Cornwall and we would like someone who is passionate about learning to join us on our journey to outstanding.  You would be joining a vibrant, committed workforce in beautiful West Cornwall.  The successful candidate will be positive, adaptable and enthusiastic, and be passionate about working with young people within an educational setting.  

Applicants will need:

· English and Maths GCSE Grade C or equivalent

· good organisational skills

· a good standard of computer literacy

This post includes duties associated with supporting students: 

· with challenging behaviours 

· with severe physical difficulties and/or learning difficulties 

· with regard to their social, emotional and welfare needs

· with health, medical and first aid issues

To obtain an application form and job description:  Please download this from our school website at www.redruth.cornwall.sch.uk  (see School Information/Job Vacancies).  

Alternatively, please contact Sheila Kane, Clerk to Governors, by email: govclerk@redruth.cornwall.sch.uk or by telephone (Tuesday to Thursday only): 01209 203711 (please leave a message).

Closing Date: Wednesday 28 June

Interviews: Tuesday 11 July tbc

Completed applications to be submitted to Sheila Kane by email: govclerk@redruth.cornwall.sch.uk

Redruth School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, and will be assessed against the Childcare Disqualifications Regulations.


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