Castle Wood School

Transforming the lives of pupils through learning, innovation, inclusion and partnerships

Outstanding teaching is characterised by lively creative and imaginative learning (Ofsted 2015). Parents are well supported by the school and partnership working between home and school is very strong (Ofsted 2015). Pupils individual needs are met very effectively by diligent staff and exciting activities (Ofsted 2015). Senior leaders and governors have created a positive learning climate enabling pupils to thrive (Ofsted 2015). Pupils are enthusiastic learners (Ofsted 2015). Lessons are typified by a wide range of creative stimulating and interesting activities for pupils (Ofsted 2015). Parents are well supported by the school, and partnership working between home and school is very strong Parents hold the school in high regard (Ofsted 2015).

 

Vacancies        

School Business Manager

Salary: GRADE 7 £30153-36379 pro rata

Contract type: Permanent

Contract term 35 hours (initially ) Term Time Only

Castle Wood School 3-11: Broad Spectrum Special Primary 136 pupils

Are you looking for your next career challenge?

Do you have finance experience alongside strong people management skills?

We are seeking to appoint a skilled professional who has excellent proven management skills, is committed, enthusiastic and conscientious and will be a member of the Senior Leadership Team. This is a key senior role and we are looking for someone with superb interpersonal skills who can take the initiative and motivate others. Main areas of responsibility include delivering a comprehensive finance and administrative service, establishing effective and efficient methods of improving administrative systems and processes within the School, management of school administration and co-ordination of support staff. Also, there will be an element of the role to have a shared responsibility for the financial aspect of the Teaching School.  There is a responsibility to have oversight of school premises and health and safety, with external providers. The post holder will be required to report and communicate on a regular basis with Governors throughout the year.

We will provide:

  • Personalised Continuing Professional Learning
  • Supportive governors and parents. 

Please note that only successful applicants will be informed. If you have not had a response by then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. 

Please download from the school website for an application pack. 

Castle Wood School is an outstanding special primary school for pupils (3-11) with a range of learning difficulties and autism. We offer personalised learning opportunities relevant to each pupil, to support the development of their communication, language and literacy skills, their cognitive development, physical skills, environmental control and social, emotional and personal well-being.

SBM Application Form.doc

 Job Description and Person Specification.pdf

Closing date:  21st  September 12.00  return to headteacher@castlewood.coventry.sch.uk

Interviews TBA

Key Requirements
This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and as such appointment to this post will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response 

 

Cleaner

Working Pattern:

23 hours per week, term time only.

You will be required to undertake general cleaning duties including mopping, sweeping, buffing and vacuuming, to ensure the school is kept in a clean and hygienic condition. You should be able to work individually and as part of a team.

Please note that if you are not contacted by this date then your application will have been unsuccessful in this instance

 

Closing date 12 noon – 14th September 2017 at noon

Interview date - TBA

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff, volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced Criminal Records Disclosure will be sought from the successful candidates.

Please return completed application forms to headteacher@castlewood.coventry.sch.uk

Application Form Cleaner.doc

Job Description and Person Specification(1).pdf

 

Teaching Assistant: Graduate

Salary: GRADE 4 pro rata ( point 17-23)  £17772-£21268

Contract type:  1 year initially  

Contract term:  35 hours

Castle Wood School 3-11: Broad Spectrum Special Primary 136 pupils

Do you want to be part of an outstanding, outward looking and creative school?

Have you considered teaching in specialist provision? Please come and visit us

Governors wish to appoint a teaching assistant with a view to becoming a teacher as part of the Schools Direct programme. You will need a degree with honours classification.

“An innovative approach has been implemented to offer rich and varied programmes to pupils. Outstanding teaching is characterised by lively, creative and imaginative learning.” Ofsted 2015)

We are looking for staff with

  • Ambition for themselves and their pupils 
  • Personal skills and qualities required to form positive relationships with parents and carers

We will provide:

  • Personalised Continuing Professional Learning
  • Opportunities to work with experts from a range of disciplines
  • Opportunities to work beyond the school
  • Committed and supportive colleagues
  • Supportive governors and parents. 

Please note that only successful applicants will be informed. If you have not had a response by then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful.

Job Application TA CWS Graduate September 2017..doc

CW JD PS Teaching Assistant Graduate G4.pdf

Closing date:  15th September 4pm return to headteacher@castlewood.coventry.sch.uk

Interviews TBA

Key Requirements
This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and as such appointment to this post will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response