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Job Title: Breakfast Club Practioner

Hours: Term time only – 5 days a week ( 7.45 -9.00am)

Salary scale: Level 2 D (spine 13-16)

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Breakfast Club Practioner to operate in our setting on a daily basis. We will need you to create a safe and welcoming environment while promoting the schools Healthy Heart & Mind Start programme.

We are a school that is ‘committed to excellence’ on a journey to outstanding; the ‘Good’ Ofsted we received in May 2014 highlighted the strength of the management team, governors and staff and the good behaviour and attitudes of the pupils towards their learning.

Although we have seen rapid growth at St George’s Lower School we still remain a small, vibrant and diverse community, offering a unique learning environment with a strong emphasis on creativity, active and braided learning opportunities. Children are at the heart of our school and through meaningful and motivating learning opportunities we strive to develop children into confident, thoughtful learners who are happy, love learning and every child receives an excellent start to a personalised journey of lifelong learning.

The successful candidate will be joining a very friendly and supportive team of staff and governors working with children that take pride in their school. Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and can be arranged by contacting the school office on 01525 372096. If you are currently teaching early or late appointments can be organised.

St George’s Lower School is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Closing date: 29th September 2017

Interview date: w/c 2nd October 2017

Breakfast Club Practitioner Job Description

Practitioner profile

Practitioner Personal Spec

Clerk to the Governors

Hours: On average 1 meeting per half term

Salary scale: £75 per subcommittee meeting

                      £100 Full Governors meeting

We are seeking to appoint a Clerk to the Governing Body to support the Governing Body from September 2017.

Duties will include taking minutes at the meetings which are held during the school term, there are usually 2 meetings per half term. Preparation for each meeting will be essential to include:

Sending the required papers to each governor, producing and distributing the minutes, organising governor training and general clerk duties to the governing body.

The clerk will be an integral part of the governing body, ensuring that all administration is up to date, and ensuring minutes are signed and filed correctly.

The clerk will report to the Chair of Governors.

Closing date: 29th September 2017

Interview date: w/c 2nd October 2017

Job Description Clerk to Governors_

Job Profile Clerk to Governors_

For further information or to send completed applications in via email, please contact l.keyte@stgeorgeslowerschool.co.uk

Application Form

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Equal-opportunities

KS2: Year 3 Class Teacher

Hours: Full time

Salary scale: Main scale 1-6

We are looking for an outstanding and inspiring KS2 Teacher. The person appointed will be an enthusiastic and imaginative teacher with proven excellence in the classroom with a creative and inspiring teaching style. Does this sound like you? Are you looking for the next step in your teaching career?

We are a school that is ‘committed to excellence’ on a journey to outstanding; the ‘Good’ Ofsted we received in May 2014 highlighted the strength of the management team, governors and staff and the good behaviour and attitudes of the pupils towards their learning. Since then the school has celebrated many more successes, including achieving 100% phonics pass rate, becoming a Read Write Inc. model school and in December our teaching team was nominated and winners of the ‘Excellence in Education’ at the Pride of Bedfordshire awards.

Underpinning our school ethos and beliefs, we took on the management of Leighton Buzzard Children’s Centre in April 2015; and in January 2016 we opened our own nursery setting, Dinky Dragon’s.

Although we have seen rapid growth at St Georges Lower School we still remain a small, vibrant and diverse community, offering a unique learning environment with a strong emphasis on creativity, active and braided learning opportunities. Our small classes give time for personal attention as well as the space and freedom for individual expression. Children are at the heart of our school and through meaningful and motivating learning opportunities we strive to develop children into confident, thoughtful learners who are happy, love learning and every child receives an excellent start to a personalised journey of lifelong learning.

We are looking for:

  • A teacher who can inspire and motivate children
  • A teacher that can make learning exciting, fun and active
  • A professional that cares passionately about children, their development and achievements
  • A professional that is hard working, committed to high standards and adaptable to change
  • A person who can show empathy with children and guide them on their journey

We are able to offer:

  • A stimulating, well-resourced and professional working environment
  • A supportive, friendly and motivated team of staff, who show a passionate commitment to improving learners’ educational experiences
  • An innovative and bespoke curriculum, inspired by children’s natural curiosity and interest in learning and excellence
  • Highly motivated children who love learning
  • Enthusiastic and positive thinking parents
  • Opportunities to play an active part in the school’s development and its future success
  • To learn, enjoy, succeed and thrive in a first rate educational setting

The successful candidate will be joining a very friendly and supportive team of staff and governors working with children that take pride in their school. Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and can be arranged by contacting the school office on 01525 372096. If you are currently teaching early or late appointments can be organized.

Person Specification-Class Teacher

St George’s Lower School Class Teacher Job Description

KS2 Class Teacher application-form

Equal-opportunities

Closing date: 11th October 2017

Interview date: w/c 16th October 2017

For further information or to send completed applications in via email, please contact l.keyte@stgeorgeslowerschool.co.uk

St George’s Lower School is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.