Recruitment

Jobs At Courtney
Expectations for all applicants
Courtney Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.  All positions are subject to DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) clearance and two satisfactory references.  Some roles may need to comply with the ‘Childcare Act 2006’ and the ‘Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009’ where additional disclosure of information will be required.
 
The school also has high expectations of its pupils and is committed to improving its outcomes for all children.  Successful applicants will make a significant contribution to the education and well-being of the children they are supporting.
 
We welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
 
How to apply
Applications can be made either via the links to the Eteach website below or via the application form below sent to office@courtneyps.org.uk
 
We currently have the following vacancies:
2 of the 3 roles or all 3 roles could be combined.
Lunchbreak Supervisor
Hours:     Mon - Fri (11.45 - 13.15), 7.5hr pw term time only. 
Salary:    Hay 13 (£3,364 pa).
Closing date:   Friday 25th October 12pm
Interviews:     likely to be Wednesday 6th November
 
This is a fixed term post until 31st August 2020 subject to budgetary considerations but the aspiration is very much that the post will be continued.
 
Courtney is a Good school with well-behaved children. We are looking to appoint a hardworking and kind Lunchbreak Supervisor who will support with the supervision of pupils during the lunchtime break.

We are seeking someone who is dedicated to making sure that our children are kept safe, are happy and are well-looked after. A person who is full of ideas of how to make dinnertimes more active would be an added bonus.

Our children want someone:
“who is kind; knows how to do First Aid; is helpful; follows our Crown Values; listens to us when we have a problem;  helps us to know what is right and wrong; and treats every pupil with the same respect.”

The ability to establish positive expectations of pupil behaviour and good relationships with staff and pupils is crucial, together with the ability to be sensitive and respect confidentiality.

Reading Assistant
Hours:     Mon - Fri (13.30- 15.00), 7.5hr pw term time only. 
Salary:    Hay 14 (£2,936pa).
Closing date:   Friday 25th October 12pm
Interviews:     likely to be Wednesday 6th November
 
This is a fixed term post until 31st August 2020 subject to budgetary considerations but the aspiration is very much that the post will be continued.
 
Courtney is a Good school with well-behaved children. We are looking to appoint a Reading Assistant to support our children in Key Stage Two achieving age-expected outcomes.

We are seeking someone who:
• loves reading
• is quick to learn
• can develop children’s comprehension skills
• takes responsibility for organising their work
• is reliable
• is ambitious for every child

If you have knowledge of children’s books for Key Stage Two and knowledge of phonic development, that would be desirable.

The ability to establish positive expectations of pupil behaviour and good relationships with staff and pupils is crucial, together with the ability to be sensitive and respect confidentiality.

After School Club Assistant
Hours:     Weds (15.00 - 17.55), 2 hr 55 mins pw term time only. 
Salary:    Hay 13 (£1,189 pa).
Closing date:   Friday 25th October 12pm
Interviews:     likely to be Wednesday 6th November
 
This is a fixed term post until 31st August 2020 subject to budgetary considerations but the aspiration is very much that the post will be continued.
 
Courtney is a Good school with well-behaved children.

We have a thriving After School Club which has been running since September 2016.  We are looking for one new Afterschool Club Assistant to help work with the After School Club Supervisor one afternoon a week. 

We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic and energetic.   They should be able to work as part of a team and have experience of working with children. The successful candidate will also need to be able to develop positive relationships with children, colleagues and parents.

Courtney Primary is a friendly and welcoming school with children who want to learn. We are fortunate to be able to work in a bright, modern building with wonderful grounds and views.