Vacancies & Recruitment

Thank you so much for your interest in our school. We are very proud of what we are achieving and look forward to growing our flourishing team.

Current Vacancies

Teaching Assistant – September 2017

20 hours per week over five days, 39 weeks per year (Term time + INSET days).

Are you a TA who can make the difference to children’s lives?

We are at the beginning of building a strong, dynamic team which will deliver educational excellence, embedded in Christian values., to the children in Watford. St Johns C of E Primary School opened in September 2016 with 30 Reception children. We are now planning for our second year and so we are looking for other key members of the team to join us on the journey of building our new exciting school. Our school vision and ethos means that you could be part of something very special in the heart of Watford.

All our staff work in partnership to support the best outcomes for children and this involves a flexible approach. If you are an experienced Teaching Assistant who can support the Early Years philosophy we would love to hear from you. We warmly invite you to contact us on 01923 25017 or via office@watfordstjohn.org to arrange a visit with our Headteacher, Mrs Langeveld.

Closing date: Monday 12th June at 9am

Please note: We reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of any vacancy when a suitable number of applications have been received. Candidates are therefore recommended to submit their application as soon as possible.

Admin Assistant – September 2017 (but an earlier start date could be negotiated).

15 hours per week over three days, 39 weeks per year (Term time + INSET days). Tuesdays or Wednesdays, Thursday afternoons and Fridays.

We are looking for an amazing individual to join our team as an administrative assistant. We are looking to employ someone with previous experience of working in a school office, preferably supporting the financial functions. However, what is more important is the skills that you could bring to the role. We are looking for someone to be that friendly face that welcomes all to our school, able to communicate well with adults and children both verbally and in writing. Also someone who can assist to ensure the smooth running of the school office by being an organised, responsible, flexible person with an eye for detail. Does that sound like you?

This is a role that has the potential to grow as the school expands and gives an opportunity to help develop the right systems to support the running of the school.

All our staff work in partnership to support the best outcomes for children and this involves a flexible approach. If you would like to be part of our valued team and are a conscientious, responsible and well organised person, we would love to hear from you.

If you would like to find out more about the role and our school, please contact Mrs Moore our Office Manager on 01923 255017 or via email office@watfordstjohns.org.

Closing date: Monday 12th June at 9am

Please note: We reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of any vacancy when a suitable number of applications have been received. Candidates are therefore recommended to submit their application as soon as possible.

 

Future Recruitment

As a new school, we will be adding to our team year on year as the school grows. If you would like to be the first to find out about our vacancies, please join our vacancy list, by clicking HERE. Please indicate that you would like to work for us. When vacancies become available, you will receive the information straight to your inbox.

​St John’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all staff are expected to share in this commitment. Applicants will undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and application the Disclosure and Barring Service. A probationary period is applicable for all support staff.

Volunteering

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