Vacancies


Ravenswood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All adults working routinely on the site will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references and will be asked to complete a 'Disclosure by Association' form.  All adults working here need to follow our safeguarding policy and the "Guidance for safer working practice for those working with children and young people in education settings" which can be found here.  A 'prohibition from teaching' check will be completed for all teaching applicants.

 

 

How do I apply for a voluntary or paid position?

 

You can use either method:

1. Complete an application by hand (either the word or the pdf version opposite) and return it to Ravenswood School.

    or

2. Complete the Word version of the application form electronically and email it as an attachment to:

info@ravenswoodonline.org.uk

 

CVs are not accepted.

 

 

 

  

Permanent Staff

 

 

SCHOOL SECRETARY

 

Hours: 37 hours per week - 39 weeks per year         8am-4.30pm with an hour for lunch

Contract: Permanent

Grade / Salary: JG6 / £23,866 to £26,470

Actual salary: £20,779 to £23,047

 

Ravenswood is an all age Special School for pupils with complex needs.  This includes pupils with severe learning difficulties, those with communication difficulties and those with emotional/social difficulties.  We also have provision for autistic children.

 

From September we are looking to appoint a School Secretary responsible for managing the day-to-day running of the School Office.  The post holder will line manage a small admin/reception team who are the first point of contact for parents and visitors to the school, presenting the school in an efficient and professional manner.

 

We are looking for a candidate who is:
• Highly organised, efficient and effective, with a positive attitude;
• Excellent communicator with the ability to build relationships with pupils, parents and colleagues; and
• Enthusiastic, caring and willing to contribute to all aspects of school life.

 

If you are organised, sociable and thrive on busy schedules where no two days are the same, this role could be for you.

 

Ravenswood is an equal opportunities employer and an enhanced DBS check will be required.

 

Further details about this position are available via the links below.  To apply, use a support staff application form available via the links at the top of this page or from the school office.


Closing Date: 9am, Monday 25th June 2018
Interview Date: Wednesday 27th June 2018
 

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LEARNING SUPPORT ASSISTANT

 

Hours: Full-time, 32.5 hours per week plus inset days
Contract: Permanent
Salary: JG4 £14,368 to £15,640 per annum

 

 

Ravenswood is an all age Special School for pupils with complex needs.  This includes pupils with severe learning difficulties, those with communication difficulties and those with emotional/social difficulties.  We also have provision for autistic children.


We are seeking to appoint Learning Support Assistants to join our committed and enthusiastic team.  The successful candidates will be committed to raising pupils’ standards of achievement throughout the school day and in supporting pupils developing social and emotional development.  We are particularly interested in appointing LSAs with musical or creative abilities who are willing to use skills in showcasing pupils’ achievements.


Ravenswood is an equal opportunities employer and an enhanced DBS check will be required.


Further details about this position are available via the links below.  To apply, use a support staff application form available via the links at the top of this page or from the school office.


Closing Date: 9am, Monday 9th July 2018
Interview Date: Friday 13th July 2018
 

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Supply Staff / Volunteers

 

  

If you are interested in joining us as a member of supply staff or a volunteer please contact Mark Senior (Deputy Head) via the details on the Contact page.

 

 

 

LEARNING SUPPORT ASSISTANT - CASUAL

 

Hours: Casual
Contract: Casual
Salary: JG3 £16,781 per annum pro-rata


Ravenswood is an all age Special School for pupils with complex needs.  This includes pupils with severe learning difficulties, those with communication difficulties and those with emotional/social difficulties.  We also have provision for autistic children.


We are seeking to appoint Casual Learning Support Assistants to join our committed and enthusiastic team.  The successful candidates will be committed to raising pupils’ standards of achievement throughout the school day and in supporting pupils developing social and emotional development.  We are particularly interested in appointing LSAs with musical or creative abilities who are willing to use skills in showcasing pupils’ achievements.


Ravenswood is an equal opportunities employer and an enhanced DBS check will be required.


Further details are available via the links below.  To apply for this position please use the Support Staff application form (see links at the top right of this page).


Closing Date: 9am, Wednesday 20th June 2018
Interview Date: To be confirmed

 

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