Department Support Assistant
25 hours per week, 52 weeks per year
City of Derby Academy
We are looking for an enthusiastic, conscientious, self-motivated flexible and committed individual to join our team at the City of Derby Academy.
Our ideal candidate will be able to build strong relationships and have high expectations for every child and a strong commitment to learning and improving the lives of our pupils. The candidate will be resilient, calm, kind and able to use their initiative as well as displaying strong behaviour management skills. They will also need to be committed to their own professional development.
The successful applicant will be; hard working, enthusiastic and flexible with high standards. They will possess a ‘can do’ attitude and be willing to support the activities of the school. The ability to work with a range of people is essential and they must be able to act on own initiative, dealing with any unexpected problems that arise. Willingness to participate in further training and development opportunities offered by the school and QEGSMAT, to further develop knowledge and understanding of the role, are essential.
QEGSMAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an Enhanced DBS check. Further information about our commitment to Safeguarding can be found – https://www.qegsmat.com/documents/safeguarding
Please apply using the Kickstart application form that can be found on our QEGSMAT website – www.qegsmat.com/kickstart-scheme
Closing date for applications: 20th October 2021
Interview date: To be confirmed
Actual Salary: National Minimum Wage