We want to hear from high calibre and passionate people who have something special to bring to our unique school.

All current vacancies are advertised here as well as on the Cognita website. You will also be able to see vacancies within all our other schools and find out more about working for a Cognita school. An application form is available below to download. Please read the important guidance notes prior to completion.

Cognita Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. Appointment is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check for regulated activity (if the candidate has lived in the UK and/or criminal policy checks for all other countries lived or worked in for a period of 3 months or more since the age of 16 (irrespective of whether they worked in those countries).

 

We currently have 2 vacancies:

Teaching Assistant (part-time)

We are looking for an exceptional Teaching Assistant to assist in providing a safe, secure and stimulating learning environment for our children in Early Years. This is a wonderful opportunity to work in a high achieving school with very well motivated children and small class sizes.

The requirement is for five mornings per week, term time only. Hours of work are Monday to Friday 8.15am to 12.15pm.

Who are you?
The successful candidate will be suitably qualified, keen and enthusiastic, with high expectations of pupil progress with a preferable knowledge of Early Years.

How to Apply
Please download the Application Form and Job Description below, which will give you more information about the job and the type of person we are looking for to fill the position. Along with your Application Form, please attach a letter of application giving further details of experience which may be relevant to this post.

Completed application forms should be sent to Mrs S Leyshon at the school address, to reach us by the closing date of midday on Tuesday 25th June 2019.

Oxford House School
2-4 Lexden Road
Colchester
CO3 3NE

Applications will also be accepted by email (info@oxfordhouseschool.net) but these will need to be signed at the interview stage.

All candidates are required to submit a completed application form – CV’s will not be accepted.

Visits to the school are welcome; please telephone for an appointment on 01206 576686.

Closing date: Tuesday 25 June 2019
Interviews: w/c Monday 1 July 2019

Teaching Assistant Job DescriptionView/Download
Application FormView/Download
Application Form GuidelinesView/Download

Midday Assistant (5 days per week)

We require a Midday Assistant working 5 days a week from 11:45 – 13.45, term time only, supervising and securing the safety and welfare of our pupils during their lunch break.

How to Apply
Please download the Application Form and Job Description below, which will give you more information about the job and the type of person we are looking for to fill the position. Along with your Application Form, please attach a letter of application giving further details of experience which may be relevant to this post.

Completed application forms should be sent to Mrs S Leyshon at the school address, to reach us by the closing date of midday on Tuesday 25th June 2019.

Oxford House School
2-4 Lexden Road
Colchester
CO3 3NE

Applications will also be accepted by email (info@oxfordhouseschool.net) but these will need to be signed at the interview stage.

All candidates are required to submit a completed application form – CV’s will not be accepted.

Visits to the school are welcome; please telephone for an appointment on 01206 576686.

Closing date: Tuesday 25 June 2019
Interviews: w/c Monday 1 July 2019

Midday Assistant Job DescriptionView/Download
Application FormView/Download
Application Form GuidelinesView/Download

Oxford House School