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Yorkshire Causeway Schools Trust is an outward looking Multi Academy Trust of schools based in and around Harrogate, North Yorkshire. The eight schools share common values, interests and purpose and place pupils at the heart of everything they do.

Information about vacancies can be found by clicking the link to the relevant school website above. Current vacancies are listed below.


St. Aidan’s CE High School

Catering Assistant – Grade B

2 Posts Term Time Only:

8am – 2pm – 27.5 hours per week £11,234 per annum

8am – 3pm – 32.5 hours per week £13,277 per annum

Required for immediate start we are looking for two Catering Assistants to work in our busy school kitchen.

Applicants should have a keen interest in catering, a positive and enthusiastic approach and an aptitude to work as part of a hard working team. Duties will include food preparation, servery work, till work and general catering tasks.

Completed applications should be submitted via email to recruitment@staidans.co.uk by 4pm on Friday 1st November 2019. Please include a covering letter indicating the particular skills and experience you can offer, with a completed application form available to download from the school website : www.staidans.co.uk

Exam Invigilators – Relief

(Hours dependent on availability, between 0830 and 1700 Mon – Fri term time only)

£10.70 per hour

In readiness for the 19/20 exam season for GSCE and A Level examinations, Invigilators will be required to work under the direction of St. Aidan’s Examinations Officers, to ensure the smooth running of the exams in line with school and JCQ procedures.

The role will involve preparing and clearing down examination rooms, distributing exam papers and monitoring examination timings and conditions in strict accordance with the JCQ regulations, and as directed by the Lead Invigilator. You will have the ability to communicate well and work effectively as part of a team. A calm, measured approach, and strong attention to detail is of paramount importance in this essential school role.

The successful applicant will be provided with classroom-based, and on the job training, and join an experienced team of staff where support is always available.

Completed applications should be submitted via email to recruitment@staidans.co.uk or posted to the school by 4pm on 25th October 2019. Please include a covering letter indicating the particular skills and experience you can offer, with a completed application form that can be downloaded from the school website via the link above.

General Teaching Assistant

25 hours per week term time only, including training days (Mon-Fri)

Grade C (with SEN allowance) £10,956 per annum

Required immediately (fixed term until August 2020)

We are looking for an enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to work in our highly valued Learning Support Department at St. Aidan’s C of E High School.

This is an extremely varied role assisting those students with special educational needs. Under the guidance of the Head of Learning Support, and the classroom teachers, you will be providing support for children with a variety of educational needs, enabling all of our students to thrive, both within, and outside of, the classroom.

Work will vary, enabling access to the curriculum within the classroom to students with SEND. Liaising with class teachers to support the management of pupil behaviour in lessons will also be of paramount importance.

We pride ourselves on being an inclusive school, facilitating learning through excellent teaching and support, and promoting a whole-child approach in terms of social and emotional development. You will be involved in supporting individuals in classroom activities, on educational visits, and with IT, using specialist learning aids and physical equipment as appropriate.

Working with the Head of Learning Support and the teaching staff, you will contribute to annual review meetings, and liaise with relevant agencies and parents in a mutually beneficial and professional manner.

You will use your initiative, responding to situations as they arise, using your skills and experience to bring the very best out of our students with special educational needs.

Completed applications should be submitted via email to recruitment@staidans.co.uk or posted to St. Aidan’s C of E High school by 4pm on the 24th October 2019. Please include a covering letter indicating the particular skills and experience you can offer, with a completed application form that can be downloaded from the school website via the link above.

St. Peter’s CE Primary School

School Caretaker, Grade C

10 hours per week (7.00 am – 9.00am Monday to Friday), term time only

Salary: £4085.00 per annum (to include training days) Grade C

Are you looking for a Caretaker position? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join our school, where your dedication and pride in your work will directly enhance the children’s learning environment.

St Peter’s C of E Primary School is a friendly family orientated school where the children learn about good behaviour and respect to others. For the Caretaker role, your duties will include key holding, stores ordering as well as ensuring inside and outside areas are kept safe and clean. You will support the maintenance of the building by checking and replacing light fittings, and assisting with minor repairs.

The school is committed to safeguarding the welfare and safety of our children and the posts will need enhanced DBS check on appointment. Application forms, job descriptions/person specifications and any further information can be requested from the school office or via email at admin@stpeters.ycway.uk

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 23rd October. Interviews to be held on Thursday 7th November – times to be confirmed.

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