Forest School Teaching Assistant (Part Time, Temporary)
Grade 3, Points 3-4
12.5 hours per week – 12.30 – 3pm, Monday to Friday (term time only)
We have developed a new exciting and stimulating Forest School learning environment which is going to be run by our committed and qualified Forest School Leader, providing a comprehensive and inspiring Forest School experience for all our children across the whole school from Reception to Year 2. We are looking for a Teaching Assistant to support this.
This role is initially temporary, for two terms only (January to July 2021), to be reviewed during the Summer term.
Forest School is an outdoor learning environment providing opportunities for the children to explore and develop their: -
The skills and attributes desirable to us are:
A commitment and passion for the Forest Schools ethos.
An understanding that this role involves working outdoors regardless of the weather conditions (remaining safe of course for example in high winds).
Assistance in the delivery of activities planned for the sessions.
Ability to check and maintain tools and other kit.
Assistance in the further development of our school grounds through Forest School Learning.
Good communication with staff.
Interest in outside learning and willingness to keep up to date with developments of Forest Schools.
In return we offer:
Children who are eager to learn, explore and experience everything our school provides.
Committed, supportive and friendly colleagues who work hard to maintain and extend our positive working and learning environment.
Fantastic school grounds.
A successful, happy and forward thinking whole school community.
Rose Green Infant School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to the receipt of a satisfactory enhanced DBS, health and qualifications check.
We strongly encourage you to visit to see for yourself what a fabulous school we are.
Please also visit our website at www.rosegreeninfant.school and contact Denise Jenner (School Business Manager) on 01243 262318 or email email@example.com to arrange a school visit.
Closing date: Wednesday 25 November 2020 at 5pm
Interviews: Monday 7 December 2020 (afternoon)
This post is to start on Tuesday 5th January 2021