What it's like to work at Drake...
"I am thoroughly enjoying my time at Drake so far. I have found SLT far more supportive than at previous schools and have also found the SENDCo much more involved and aware of challenges. I have found that all staff are happy and willing to help, and it feels like part of a team. The school values definitely shine through in the actions of all staff which is lovely to see."
"Having worked in many different schools and in various roles in my school career, I’ve found working at Drake Primary School one of the most positive experiences. All staff are treated with respect and if you have a difficult situation there is always someone to support you, however big or small the problem. It’s a great team effort to meet all the children’s needs and include the children with additional needs. The assistant heads of both key stages have always been very helpful and knowledgeable. The headteacher always has time to listen and really cares about the staff and children. Best of all-the children are great: enthusiastic, funny, eager and polite! All-in-all, a great school to be part of! Thank you for helping me find my passion again!"
Drake Primary School wishes to appoint an exceptional Level 2 SEND teaching assistant to join our successful school supporting a child with special educational needs. Our school is a child centred and family friendly school where children feel safe and happy and where everyone shares a love of learning. You will be supported by a dedicated staff team who aim for the highest standards and offered on-going professional development opportunities.
We are looking for someone who will;
We can offer you:
Informal visits to the school are essential and can be arranged by contacting the school office on 01842 762055. We may interview and appoint before the closing date so please apply quickly if you are interested.
Closing Date: 10th December.
Interview Date: week beginning 15th December
We wish to appoint an experienced, dedicated, self-motivated cleaner to work alongside our small team of cleaners and caretakers.
The post holder will be required to carry out a range of cleaning duties.
Please see the attached job description for details.
The hours of work will 2 hours per day Monday to Friday, 3:30pm – 5:30pm.
The post holder may be at times asked to cover sickness/holiday hours.
If you think that you have the right skills and experience for this position, please apply using an application form. We will only consider applications which are completed in full and where applicants meet a strict safeguarding procedure.