Vacancies

Please see below for information and application form regarding our current vacancies.

We would prefer application forms to be e-mailed to personnel@cavendishschool.net. For an informal conversation regarding any of our vacancies please contact personnel on: 01323 731340 or personnel@cavendishschool.net. The School does not accept CVs.

HEAD OF PRIMARY PHASE

Salary Range L16-20 £57,077– £62,863

With effect from 16 April 2018

The Governors and Headteacher of The Cavendish School Academy Trust invite applications for the leadership of the Primary phase of this popular and successful school. We are a co-educational comprehensive school of currently 760 Secondary Phase pupils. In September 2015 the School opened the Primary phase with a two form entry Reception to become an All-Through school in existing school buildings. In September 2016, we opened our new Primary Phase building which also incorporated a Pre-School. The primary phase has currently 270 pupils from Reception age to Year 4.

The successful candidate, a committed professional, will be:

  • A passionate educator
  • Able to work collaboratively with the Headteacher in shaping the development of the Primary Phase.
  • An inspirational leader with the ability to mobilise a team
  • Able to motivate and raise pupil achievement
  • Actively promoting the school in the wider community
  • Continue developing a happy and secure environment for pupils and staff

Our School is located in a pleasant residential area and enjoys views of the South Downs.

Closing date:                      9:00am on Friday 1 December 2017

Interview date:                                 Wednesday 6 December and Thursday 7 December 2017

Starting date:                     16 April 2018

If you wish to visit the school please contact Amy Harris on 01323 744290.

For an application pack please contact us at personnel@cavendish.e-sussex.sch.uk

General Information

HR Manager and PA to the Headteacher

37 HOURS PER WEEK
Available either full time or Term Time which would be negotiated
Single Status 9 Points 23-25 (£24,721 – £26,705, full time or pro-rata)
Permanent

We are looking to appoint an exceptional HR Manager and PA to the Headteacher. You will need to have
excellent Human Resources skills (have supported recruitment and absence management) and be an
excellent administrator with excellent PA skills. You will need to be flexible and be able to develop good
team working to ensure seamless support to the Headteacher.
In September 2015 the school opened the primary phase to become an all-through school, and in
September 2016 we opened our new primary phase building.
If you are looking for a new, exciting challenge and are keen to work proactively in school human
resources and administration, we look forward to hearing from you.
You will need:

  • previous experience of Human Resources processes and procedures
  • previous experience in high level administration work
  • excellent communication and interpersonal skills to deliver excellent customer service
  • to work flexibly within a team

Closing date: 12noon Thursday 30 November 2017
Interview date: Week commencing 4 December 2017
Starting date: asap

We look forward to receiving your application by e-mail, for the attention of Mr Jon Brown,
Resources Manager. personnel@cavendish.e-sussex.sch.uk

Job Description & Person Specification

PRE-SCHOOL PRACTITIONER

35 hours per week Monday to Friday

(hours will need to be agreed and flexible to meet the needs of the pre-school)

Term Time (incl INSET days) – Single Status Grade 4 – Salary Range £16,123 – £16,781 pro-rata.

Actual Salary £13,492 – £14,042

Fixed Term to 20 July 2018

Starting date: as soon as possible

The Cavendish School, Eastbourne, is seeking to appoint a highly motivated and committed pre-school practitioner to support our 2 to 4 year olds within the continued development and success of our Early Years and Primary Phase.

The pre-school is a fantastic facility having opened in September 2016. We welcome applications from individuals who are looking for a new and exciting challenge and have the skills, drive and enthusiasm to support our children.

The successful candidate will work effectively as part of the pre-school team, to provide a safe, stimulating and caring environment for our children and implement and embed all aspects of the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum to the highest standard.

You will join a team of dedicated and caring staff in establishing outstanding provision, learning and progress for all our children.

Email:                          personnel@cavendishschool.net

website:                       www.cavendish.school.net

Closing date:               9am Wednesday 29 November 2017

Interview date:            week commencing 4 December 2017

Please download the application form and further details from our website.    https://www.cavendishschool.net/contact/vacancies

We look forward to receiving your application by e-mail, for the attention of Mr Jon Brown, Resources Manager. personnel@cavendish.e-sussex.sch.uk

General Information  |  Job Description and Person Specification

ALTERNATIVE CURRICULUM PRACTITIONER

35 hours per week (Mon-Fri 8.30am to 4.00pm), 40 weeks per year (39 weeks term time incl Inset days plus 1 week during school holidays).

Single Status Grade 5 Points 11-13

Salary £17,178 – £18,070 Pro-rata (Actual Pay £14,087-£14,819)

Permanent

The Alternative Curriculum Practitioner will play a key role in the school to support pupil learning and wellbeing. The post holder will also share good practice, support one to one sessions and participate/lead group pupil work.

You will work under the professional guidance of senior staff to implement work programmes for individuals/groups which could include those requiring detailed and specialist knowledge in particular areas.

Our School is located in a pleasant residential area and enjoys views of the South Downs. Interested applicants are welcome to visit the school by appointment in advance of the interview date.

Closing date:                      Friday 24 November 2017 at 9am

Interview date:                                 week commencing 4 December 2017

Starting date:                     as soon as possible

Please download the application form and further details from our website.    https://www.cavendishschool.net/contact/vacancies

We look forward to receiving your application by e-mail, for the attention of Mr Jon Brown,

Resources Manager. personnel@cavendish.e-sussex.sch.uk

General Information  |  Job Description and Person Specification