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

 

 

We do not currently have any permanent vacancies.

 

 

 

  

Fixed-term Contracts

 

 

LEARNING SUPPORT ASSISTANT

 

Hours: Full time; 32.5 hours term time only plus inset days.

Contract type: Fixed Term until 31st August  2021

Grade / salary: JG4.7  £19,554 - £21,166 per annum pro-rata

Actual salary: £14,888 - £16,116 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 a Learning Support Assistant 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.

 

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

 

If you are interested in this position please see the Job Description and Person Spec below and complete and return a Support Staff application form from the links at the top of this page.

 

Closing date: 9am Monday 7th December 2020

Interview date: Wednesday 9th December 2020 by Zoom Conference

 

Job Description

Person Specification

 

 

  

SCHOOL MEALS SUPERVISORY ASSISTANTS

 

Hours: 6.25hrs per week, Mon-Fri Term Time Only

Contract: Fixed Term from 1st September 2020 until 31st August 2021

Grade/ Salary: JG1 £17,364 - £17,711 per annum pro-rata

Actual Salary: £2,486 – £2,535 per annum

 

Ravenswood School has a vacancy for two lunchtime supervisors to help our children, both with their meals and in the playground.

 

The successful applicants will be friendly, caring, reliable and enjoy working with children with special needs.  A calm approach to behavior management is essential.

 

Ravenswood is an all age special school (4 - 18) for children with complex and severe learning difficulties.  We also have provision for children with autism.

 

Appointment to work at Ravenswood School is dependent upon a satisfactory enhanced DBS check and medical check.  The hours for this position will be 1.25 hours per day (12:30pm to 1:45pm), term-time only.

 

If you are interested in this position please see the Job Description below and complete and return a Support Staff application form from the links at the top of this page.  Candidates invited for interview will be given an opportunity to see the school at lunchtime.

 

Closing date: 23rd September 2020

Interview date: TBC 

 

Job Description

 

 

 

 

Supply Staff / Volunteers

 

  

If you are interested in joining us as a member of supply staff or a volunteer please contact Katie Barnes (Deputy Head): email kbarnes@ravenswoodonline.org.uk or telephone 01275 854134

 

 

LEARNING SUPPORT ASSISTANT - CASUAL

 

Hours: Casual
Contract: Casual
Salary: JG3 £14,310 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).


Interview Date: To be confirmed

 

Job Description

Person Specification