Vacancies

RACHEL MADOCKS SCHOOL

Eagle Avenue Cowplain Waterlooville Hants PO8 9XP

Learning Support Assistants required from September 2019

30 hours per week – term time only

“Rachel Madocks continues to be a Good school with dynamic leadership.” Ofsted November 2017

We have a vacancy for a Learning Support Assistant 30 hours per week, term time only for a fixed term from 4th September 2019 to 31st of August 2020

Our pupils are aged 2 – 19 years with learning, communication and complex health needs ranging from severe to profound and multiple. The successful applicant will be required to work across the breadth of our school.

Ideally you will have some experience of SEND in a learning environment but this is not essential if you show a strong desire to work with our young people. We welcome applications from people with or without experience, or suitably qualified professionals who are passionate about working with children with special educational needs and disabilities.

Please see our website for more details about us together with an application pack. www.rachelmadocksschool.co.uk

Our 30 core hours of work are 8:45am to 3:15pm Monday to Friday with half an hour lunch break. As we are a school, you will be required to take all annual leave during school holidays. Integral to your own professional development and as part of your core working weeks you will be required to attend some after school meetings and essential twilight training.

The salary range is Grade B or C depending on your qualifications and experience. Hourly rate range is therefore £9.36 to £10.06 and the actual annual salary range £12,850. to £13,804. for 30 hours per week term time only.

Please see the school’s website www.rachelmadocksschool.co.uk for more details under vacancies together with an application pack. Please send completed applications electronically to Coleen Smith at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or marked for her attention via the post to the school.

“Rachel Madocks School and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to 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."

Closing date: 26th June 2019

Interviews: Tuesday 2nd of July 2019

 
Governor Vacancies

We currently have vacancies for two co-opted governors and a parent governor. In looking to fill these the governors of the school have identified the following skills, experience and attributes that they feel would help strengthen the governing body:

  • time
  • Commitment and interest in our children’s future and improving educational outcomes
  • Inquisitiveness to read paperwork, analyse and question
  • The ability to assimilate information, make judgements and take decisions
  • Good inter-personal skills and the ability to work as part of a team
  • Experience of areas such as education, finance, personnel and business

Co-opted Governors are appointed by the Governing Body, Parent Governors are elected by parents. All potential governors are invited to visit the school and meet with the Headteacher and Governors. They may also be invited to attend a meeting. All potential Governors are required to complete an application form and references will be called for co-opted governors. Any appointed or elected governors will undergo an enhanced DBS check.
If you are interested in becoming a Governor please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or ring 02392 241818 and we will be happy to give you further information.