Inclusion Support Worker - Birstall Primary Academy

Primary Schools
Birstall Primary Academy
30 hours per week (Monday to Friday)
Chapel Lane, Dewsbury, WF17 9EE
Grade 8
Grade 8 (NJC 19-22)

Kirklees Council are advertising this role on behalf of Birstall Primary Academy.

Do you want to work in an environment where you make a positive difference to the lives of children?

Are you a patient and nurturing person?

Can you relate well to young people and act as an encouraging role model?

Do you have experience of working with others and helping them overcome barriers?

If you answered yes to these questions, then we need you!

Birstall Primary Academy is a highly sought-after school in the centre of Birstall, near Batley. The school caters for children between the ages of 5 and 11 and enjoys an excellent reputation, both locally and nationally, for its caring and nurturing character.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed individual to raise the achievement and aspirations of children by providing support where SEMH issues or other such issues (attendance, behaviour, environmental etc) are proving to be barriers to a child’s educational progress.

We require a nurturing person who is willing to support teaching and learning and address the personal needs of our pupil. You will need to be cheerful, have excellent interpersonal skills, remain calm under pressure, work to timescales as well as be able to work as part of our wider team. 

The role will offer the suitable candidate the opportunity to work in an inclusive and supportive environment which aims to provide the best learning experiences for its pupils. The school is committed to ensuring that all pupils have the opportunity to participate in our exciting curriculum along with a variety of activities to support them in their journey towards becoming aspirant and lifelong learners.

Birstall Primary is also fully committed to your own professional development.

Applicants are warmly encouraged to contact the school on 01924 471372 to arrange a socially distanced tour or email for further details.

Application is by completion of the application form below or on the School Website. Please ensure that your personal statement addresses the requirements of the role as set out in the Person Specification.

Closing Date: Wednesday 17th March 2021

Date of interviews: Tuesday 23rd March 2021

We are committed to the safeguarding and promotion of children's welfare and an equal opportunities employer. We will need to obtain references in advance on any candidate shortlisted for interview and all job offers are subject to satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service clearance.

17 March 2021, 11:55 PM