THE DETAILS:
  • Location: Tonypandy, Rhondda Cynon Taf, CF40 1NY
  • Subject: Teaching Assistant
  • Hours: Part Time
  • Contract: Temporary
  • Salary Type: Annually
  • Salary: £16,999 - £16,999
  • Language: Welsh
  • Closing Date: 09 December, 2022 12:00 PM
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WELSH LANGUAGE IMMERSION SUPPORT ASSISTANT (2 POSTS)

WELSH LANGUAGE IMMERSION SUPPORT ASSISTANT (2 POSTS)

Rhondda Cynon Taf
RHONDDA CYNON TAF COUNCIL

WELSH LANGUAGE IMMERSION SUPPORT ASSISTANT (2 POSTS)

Location – Ty Trevithick as a base/peripatetic

Hours: 32½ per week - Term-time only

Salary – Grade 6, £22,129 x 76.82%

Post Start Date – January 2023 until March 2025 – Externally Funded – There is potential for this post to be extended beyond this date

Rhondda Cynon Taf wish to appoint a Welsh language Immersion Support Assistant to work at Ty Trevithick and peripatetically throughout Rhondda Cynon Taf to complement our existing team.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the new immersion team being established within the Primary Achievement Team of the Education Department. This post will work under the guidance of the Welsh Language Immersion Teacher to effectively deliver a peripatetic model of Welsh language immersion provision in Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough.

The successful candidate will support learners who are latecomers to the Welsh language and Welsh medium education, or those currently in Welsh medium education and requiring additional targeted support with their language acquisition.

This role is integral to delivering the outcomes included within Rhondda Cynon Taf’s Welsh in Education Strategic Plan (WESP) and will support the commitments outlined in Cymraeg 2050: A million Welsh speakers.

For further information about the post please contact Mr Tim Britton, Head of Achievement – tim.britton@rctcbc.gov.uk

The closing date for applications is Monday 21st November 2022 at 12.00 noon.

Application forms, and further details, including a job description and person specification for the role may be obtained from the Council’s Recruitment website using the link https://rhondda-cynon-taf.tal.net/vx/lang-en-GB/appcentre-3/candidate. Please note to apply for this position you are required to complete the online application form on the RCT Council Website. If you do not complete the online application you will not be considered as having applied for the post.

PROTECTING CHILDREN AND ADULTS AT RISK IS A CORE RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE AND COUNCIL.

IN ADDITION TO THIS SAFEGUARDING RESPONSIBILITY, THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT FOR THE ROLE WILL ALSO BE SUBJECT TO AN ENHANCED DISCLOSURE AND BARRING SERVICE CHECK.

The Council values diversity in its workforce. We are committed to ensuring that no unlawful discrimination occurs in the recruitment and selection process on the grounds of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, transgender, including those with non-binary identities, religion or belief or pregnancy and maternity. We offer a number of staff networks for employees including the Allies Network, a Disability and Carers Network and Perthyn our LGBTQ+ Network.

An application submitted for this post in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.

In view of the large number of Application Forms which are currently being submitted individual applications are not acknowledged. Consequently, if you do not hear from us within four weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application is unsuccessful on this occasion. In which case you are thanked for the interest you have shown in applying for a position within the Council.