Thank you for your interest in working at our school.  At St Edmund’s we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect that all staff and volunteers share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

We currently have two vacancies for September: Caretaker and Teaching Assistant. Further details can be found below:

 

Caretaker

Job Start Date:  September 2022

Contract/Hours: Permanent, Part-time

Salary Scale: Grade 4, Point 4 (£19,264 pro rata)

Hours: 20 hrs per week (6.30am – 9.30am and 5.30pm – 6.30pm)

Location of Role: St Edmund’s Catholic Primary School, Abingdon

Contact e-mail address: office.3856@st-edmunds-rc.oxon.sch.uk

For further information about our School please visit our website: www.st-edmunds-rc.oxon.sch.uk

 

Job/Person Summary
St Edmund’s Catholic Primary School is situated within the parish of Our Lady and St Edmund of Abingdon and is a highly successful single form entry primary school which: “inspires pupils with a determination to change the world by spreading kindness and love.” Ofsted January 2020. 

We wish to appoint a self-motivated, organised and adaptable person to take on the role of part-time Caretaker.  The successful candidate will be responsible for maintenance, security, carrying out compliance checks and general caretaking duties and for the unlocking and locking of the school premises for lettings and other out of hours school events (for which additional payment will be made).

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a good awareness of health and safety issues and able to carry out key compliance and safety checks
  • Be reliable, a good problem solver and able to work on their own initiative
  • Be experienced and capable of carrying out general maintenance and DIY tasks
  • Be friendly, enthusiastic and a good team worker
  • Have the ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people, including contractors
  • Be keen to contribute positively to the life of our school

The contract is for 20 hours per week, from 6.30 am – 9.30 am and 5.30 – 6.30pm Monday to Friday during school term time and by arrangement with the School Business Manager out of term time subject to the requirements of the school.

Application Procedure

Please contact Mrs Caroline Lomas, School Business Manager (clomas2266@st-edmunds-rc.oxon.sch.uk) to request an application pack.

Applications must be made on the CES Support Staff Application form only.

Completed forms should be returned to the School Office or by email to clomas2266@st-edmunds-rc.oxon.sch.uk

Closing Date for applications Wednesday 31st August at 4.00pm.  Interviews will be held week beginning Monday 12th September 2022.

 

Teaching Assistant  Part-time – 28.5 hours per week

Salary:  Grade 4, Scale Points 4 – 5 (£19,264 – £19,650 pa pro rata)

Location of Role: St Edmund’s Catholic Primary School, Abingdon

Contact e-mail address: office.3856@st-edmunds-rc.oxon.sch.uk

For further information about our School please visit our website: www.st-edmunds-rc.oxon.sch.uk

Job/Person Summary
St Edmund’s Catholic Primary School is situated within the parish of Our Lady and St Edmund of Abingdon and is a highly successful single form entry primary school which: “inspires pupils with a determination to change the world by spreading kindness and love.” Ofsted January 2020. 

We are looking for an enthusiastic teaching assistant who enjoys working with children and who would be supportive of our school mission statement and the Catholic ethos of our school.

The successful candidate will be committed, energetic and flexible and will undertake the normal duties of a Teaching Assistant, including:

  • Supporting individual pupils and small groups with their learning and behaviour
  • Helping to create a stimulating environment for learning with the support of the team
  • Half hour lunchtime supervision per day.

For further information about our school please visit our website: www.st-edmunds-rc.oxon.sch.uk

Application Procedure

Please contact Mrs Caroline Lomas, School Business Manager (01235 521558 or clomas2266@st-edmunds-rc.oxon.sch.uk) to request an application pack. Applications must be made on the CES Application form only. Completed forms should be returned to clomas2266@st-edmunds-rc.oxon.sch.uk .

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 31st August at 4.00pm. Interviews TBC.