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Fir Tree School

Fir Tree School

Current Vacancies

AS Unit Teaching Assistant 

Required as soon as possible

Hours : Term Time Only

Salary: Grade B/C dependent on experience

Closing Date: Wednesday 30th January 2019

Interviews: Week Commencing Monday 4th February

This is an excellent opportunity to join Fir Tree School, a primary school in the Newbury Academy Trust. We are a growing school, striving for achievement for all our pupils, looking for an outstanding colleague who can make a difference. In return we invest in your career, providing a bespoke CPD package, opportunities to work across the Trust and the wider local area, and a comprehensive staff benefits package.

We are seeking to appoint a highly-motivated Teaching Assistant to join our AS (Autistic Spectrum ) resource based at Fir Tree. This is a West Berkshire resource provision for children with specific AS difficulties.  The successful candidate will be a confident professional.

The successful candidate will:

  • Support children in mainstream  lessons as well as within the resource to access the curriculum
  • Be able to work closely with a range of teachers and professionals
  • Have a sound general level of education
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A good sense of humour
  • Enthusiasm and patience

Visits are welcome by appointment and our Teacher In Charge, Mrs Pearse  is happy to answer any questions – please telephone on 01635 42129.

If you have a passion for working with children and feel that you have the experience and drive for this role we would like to hear from you.

Application is by letter and application form to the Headteacher, Mrs Wood, the latter to include the names and addresses of two appropriate referees. 

Further details can be obtained from the School Office on 01635 42129, by email to office@firtree.newburyacademytrust.org  or visit the school’s website www.firtreeschool.co.uk

The school has a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.   The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

Part-Time Teaching Assistant (PM Only) 

Required as soon as possible

Hours : Term Time Only

Salary: Grade B/C dependent on experience

Closing Date: Wednesday 30th January 2019

Interviews: Week Commencing Monday 4th February

This is an excellent opportunity to join Fir Tree School, a primary school in the Newbury Academy Trust. We are a growing school, striving for achievement for all our pupils, looking for an outstanding colleague who can make a difference. In return we invest in your career, providing a bespoke CPD package, opportunities to work across the Trust and the wider local area, and a comprehensive staff benefits package.

We are seeking to appoint a highly-motivated part-time Teaching Assistant to join our friendly team at Fir Tree.
The successful candidate will:

  • Be able to work closely with a range of teachers and professionals
  • Have a sound general level of education
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A good sense of humour
  • Enthusiasm and patience                                                                                                                               

Visits are welcome and our Headteacher Mrs Wood  is happy to answer any questions – please telephone on 01635 42129.

If you have a passion for working with children and feel that you have the experience and drive for this role we would like to hear from you.

Application is by letter and application form to the Headteacher, Mrs Wood, the latter to include the names and addresses of two appropriate referees. 

Further details and application form can be obtained from the School Office on 01635 42129, by email to office@firtree.newburyacademytrust.org  or visit the school’s website www.firtreeschool.co.uk

The school has a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.   The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.