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Ivel Valley School is expanding, leading to exciting opportunities! Interested in joining our awesome team?

We are looking for highly motivated, enthusiastic and dedicated individuals to join our team for the posts below. Visits for prospective candidates for all posts are welcomed and encouraged. To arrange a visit please telephone 01767 601010 or follow the guidance in the ‘Candidate Letter’ or ‘Job Pack’ for the post.

We are currently looking for:

  • HR & Facilities Manager
  • Kitchen Assistant
  • Cleaners
  • Teaching Assistants
  • Midday Supervisory Assistants

Ivel Valley School Equal Opportunities (please complete and submit with all applications

HR & Facilities Manager

Grade: NJC CBG 9 (points 24-27)

Salary: £26,520 - £28,993

Job Description:

Due to recent and upcoming expansion of the school we are looking for someone to fill a new post. We need someone who can work collaboratively with the site, admin and senior leadership teams to be directly responsible for the operational delivery of Human Resource functions within the school and ensure the safe maintenance and operation of school estates and assets. This important role will enable the school to continue to expand without adversely affecting the pupils and staff.

Visits for prospective candidates are welcomed and encouraged. Please get in touch with Hannah Doran on Hannah.doran@ivelvalley.beds.sch.uk or by telephone: 01767 512068 to arrange a visit.

Terms and Conditions:

HOURS:

 

37 hours a week – term time plus 10 days worked during holidays (actual days worked would depend on what is happening each holiday). There is also a need to be flexible with hours worked and expectation of some overtime out of school hours and during the school holidays.
PAY SCALE:NJC CBG 9 (points 24-27) – actual pay: £26,520 – £28,993

The closing date is 23rd June 2022.

HR & Facilities Manager Candidate letter - May 2022

HR and Facilities Manager Job Description & Person Spec

(School) Ivel Valley Application Form 2021_2022

School Kitchen Assistant

Grade: NJC Special School Scale Level 1D Special Schools

Salary: Annual salary £8676 - £9027

Job Description:

We are looking for a kitchen assistant to work in our main school kitchen at our Hitchmead Road site. The successful applicant would work under the supervision of the kitchen manager to provide support in preparing, cooking and serving of food and all related duties e.g. cleaning up the dining area. They would need to be prepared to work across the two dining areas including sometimes working alone in the Key Stage 2 dining room when serving dinners and cleaning up.

This is a term time only post and is for 4 hours a day – 10:30 to 2:30pm Monday to Friday, including training days.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 3rd July 2022. For more information or to arrange a visit please contact hannah.doran@ivelvalley.beds.sch.uk

Kitchen Assistant Letter June 2022

Kitchen Assistant Job Description and Person Spec Sept 21

(School) Ivel Valley Application Form 2021_2022

Level 2 Teaching Assistant - College

Grade: Level 2A (Points 4 - 5)

Salary: £9.99 to £10.19 per hour

Job Description:

Due to expansion of the college, I am looking to appoint enthusiastic, ambitious and energetic teaching assistants who want to work with our fantastic young adults. If you think that you meet these criteria please get in touch, even if you haven’t worked in a special school before!

Our College site is based on the Baulk, Biggleswade, with the Post 16 curriculum designed to celebrate success for all! We aim to develop in each student aspirations to succeed and achieve their best, while providing a foundation for lifelong learning and preparation for adulthood.

The post is a permanent full time contract and is for 35 hours weekly and the hours you will be required to work are 8.30am – 4.00pm on a daily basis.  Part time contracts will be considered for a reduced number of days, however the working hours are fixed.

This is an exciting time to join the college and play a role in our future development.

Visits for prospective candidates are welcomed and encouraged.

Please contact Liv Jones, Principal’s PA by email: liv.jones@ivelvalley.beds.sch.uk or by telephone: 01767 601010 to arrange a visit.

*Please note that it is an offence to apply for the role if the applicant is barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children*

Ivel Valley School is committed to the protection and safety of its pupils and all posts within school are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Check from the Disclosure and Barring Service. We are an equal opportunities employer, welcoming applications from all sections of the community.

Letter to Candidates (L2 TA) Spring Term 2022

IVS Level 2 TA Job Description

Level 2 TA Person Specification

(College) Ivel Valley Application Form 2022

Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy 2021-22 - Copy

IVS Application Form Guidelines

Level 2 Teaching Assistant - School

Grade: Level 2A (Points 4 - 5)

Salary: £9.99 to £10.19 per hour

Job Description:

Due to expansion of the school, I am looking to appoint enthusiastic, ambitious and energetic teaching assistants who want to work with our fantastic children and young people. If you think that you meet these criteria please get in touch, even if you haven’t worked in a special school before!

Our School site on Hitchmead Road caters for pupils from Early Years up to Key Stage 4, with the majority of students then continuing on to Post 16 education at our College Site on the Baulk.

The post is a permanent full time contract and is for 35 hours weekly and the hours you will be required to work are 8.30am – 4.00pm on a daily basis.  Part time contracts will be considered for a reduced number of days, however the working hours are fixed.

This is an exciting time to join the school and play a role in our future development.

Visits for prospective candidates are welcomed and encouraged.

Please contact Liv Jones, Principal’s PA by email: liv.jones@ivelvalley.beds.sch.uk or by telephone: 01767 601010 to arrange a visit.

*Please note that it is an offence to apply for the role if the applicant is barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children*

Ivel Valley School is committed to the protection and safety of its pupils and all posts within school are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Check from the Disclosure and Barring Service. We are an equal opportunities employer, welcoming applications from all sections of the community.

Letter to Candidates (L2 TA) Spring Term 2022

IVS Level 2 TA Job Description

Level 2 TA Person Specification

(School) Ivel Valley Application Form 2021_2022

Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy 2021-22 - Copy

IVS Application Form Guidelines

School Cleaner

Grade: NJC special school scale 1C – point 2

Salary: £9.60 per hour

Job Description:

We require a new cleaner to work at one of the three Ivel Valley School sites (Hitchmead Road, The Baulk and Biggleswade Academy – Kitelands Road). For a full job description, person specification and application form please go to our website: https://www.ivelvalley.beds.sch.uk/careers/current-vacancies/

Terms and Conditions:

  • Pay scale/grade: (NJC special school scale 1C – point 2 – £9.60 per hour)
  • Working hours:
    • 2 hours per day (10 hours per week) Monday to Friday – 6:30 – 8:30am or 3:30 – 5:30pm or
    • 4 hours per day (20 hours per week) 6:30 – 8:30am and 3:30 – 5:30pm
  • Weeks worked: this is a 50-week contract so you will be working during most school holidays (not Autumn and Spring half terms) but will get Annual Leave to be taken during the year
  • Location: based at one of the three sites mentioned above but able to work across all sites when required

If you are interested please complete the application form below. For further details or to submit your application form please email hannah.doran@ivelvalley.beds.sch.uk.

Ivel Valley School is committed to the protection and safety of its pupils and all posts within school are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Check from the Disclosure and Barring Service. We are an equal opportunities employer, welcoming applications from all sections of the community.

Cleaner candidate letter November 2021

Cleaner Job Description & Person Spec November 2020

Application Form Schools SEPT 2021.docx

Midday Supervisory Assistant

Grade: NJC Special School - Point 2 - 4

Salary: £9.60 - £9.99 per hour

Job Description:

We are often looking for a Midday Supervisory Assistants to join the team to work at one of our sites in Biggleswade; the School site (Hitchmead Road), the College site (The Baulk) or our satellite classes at Biggleswade Academy. These posts are quite different from those at a mainstream school so please read the job description to fully understand the nature of the role.

The posts are for 2 hours a day over lunchtime, Monday to Friday during term time.

Ivel Valley School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The appointment is subject to the receipt of satisfactory references and an enhanced Disclosure and barring Service check.

For further details or to submit an application please email the admin me on Hannah.doran@ivelvalley.beds.sch.uk.  Alternatively, please send your application by post to Ivel Valley School, Hitchmead Road, Biggleswade, SG18 0NL.

Please note, applications will not be considered from those who have previously been unsuccessful.

*Please note it is an offence to apply for the role if the applicant is barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children.*

Ivel Valley School is committed to the protection and safety of its pupils and all posts within school are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Check from the Disclosure and Barring Service. We are an equal opportunities employer, welcoming applications from all sections of the community.

MSA Application Letter Nov 2020

Job-description-MSA Sept 2020

Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy 2021-22 - Copy

IVS Application Form Guidelines

Non-Teaching-Application-Form formatted

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