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Support Assistant - PE

We would like to appoint an energetic and efficient Curriculum Support Assistant to work in our department. The person appointed will be responsible for administrative and practical support within the PE department. Tasks may include organisation of kit and equipment, preparation of resources, routine administration and cover for absent colleagues. 

The person appointed will have very good interpersonal skills, a high level of literacy and numeracy and excellent ICT skills.  Microsoft Word, Office, Excel and SIMS experience and/or a qualification in sports coaching and previous experience of working in a school environment would be an advantage.

Ranelagh School has a clear focus on excellence, with the students at the heart of everything we do. It is expected that anyone joining the team will be able to fully support the unique ethos of the school.

If you are a highly efficient professional, able to use your initiative, work under pressure and have a good sense of humour, we want to hear from you.

Ranelagh School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all members of staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for all posts.

If you are interested in learning more about the position, please contact the Headteacher via the school office, on 01344 421233 or by email, at vacancies@ranelagh.bonitas.org.uk  Details of the post are also available on the school website.

Please note that all applications will be considered upon receipt, therefore an early reply is recommended.

Pay Scale

Bracknell Forest Grade BG-J £13,235 - £13,889

Address

Ranelagh School
Ranelagh Drive
Bracknell
Berkshire
RG12 9DA

Supporting documents

Deadline and how to apply

Applications will be considered on receipt.  Email completed application form to vacancies@ranelagh.bonitas.org.uk 

Safer Recruitment Statement

Only applications received on Ranelagh School application forms will be considered. No agencies please. 


Please be aware that you will be employed by Ranelagh school and not Bracknell Forest Council

Safeguarding

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children/young people and expects all employees, workers and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices share this commitment. This position requires an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check because it involves contact with (or access to data concerning) children/young people/adults at risk.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.  If you are successful in being shortlisted for this position, you will be required to complete a self-declaration form, when you will need to tell us about any spent convictions, cautions, reprimands or warnings which may later appear on your DBS Certificate. To find out more about the application process for working with children, young people and adults at risk visit  https://www.bracknell-forest.gov.uk/jobs/policies-relating-job-applications/applications-work-those-risk

The Bracknell Forest Safeguarding Board (BFSB) has responsibility for working together to oversee the safety and well-being of children and adults in Bracknell Forest. Find out more about the BFSB at  https://bracknellforestsafeguarding.org.uk/

Equal Opportunities

We are an equal opportunities employer and are committed to providing equality of opportunity to all. Our aim is to treat all employees and prospective employees with integrity, respect and consideration. We aim to ensure that individuals are recruited, selected, trained and promoted on the basis of ability, job requirements, skills, aptitudes and other objective criteria. In this respect we will ensure that no job applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation, religion or belief, age, marital status or disability, or is disadvantaged by conditions or requirements which are not covered by legislation or existing codes of practice.

Disability

We are a Disability Symbol User and as such have made a commitment to guarantee an interview to all applicants with a disability who meet the essential criteria of the person specification. To help us with our commitment to this guarantee, please indicate if you have a disability on your application form.

Pre–employment medical check

You may be asked about your physical ability to perform the job during interview. As a condition of the Offer of Employment, the successful applicant will be asked to complete an Occupational Health questionnaire from which our Occupational Health Advisor will assess your medical suitability to do the job. You may be required to attend a medical examination.

References

On your application form you will be asked to provide the names and addresses of two people who will provide a reference. At least one must be from your current employer, completed by a suitable person with appropriate authority.  If you have previously worked with children at least one must be from this employer.  References will not be accepted from relatives or people writing solely in the capacity of friends. We take up references for all shortlisted candidates and wherever possible we like to apply for these prior to interview.

Employment

Any candidates wishing to apply who would require sponsorship can determine the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship for the role by assessing their circumstances against the relevant criteria.