Full time first aider with in class support, Torqua

59.00 - 75.00 GBP Daily
17 Oct 2018
14 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Monarch Education are recruiting for a first aider to work with a primary school in Torquay. We need a qualified paediatric first aider who is also able to support in class, with a Foundation Stage student.

This is a term time only role, from 08:30 - 15:30 and will last until the end of the academic year.

We are looking for a confident first aider who is able to remain calm and has the experience to support in class.

About the School:
* Ofsted rated good
* Has a considerable progression over the last 2 years in Maths achievement
* The schools strives to have 2 teachers in each class to meet the needs of all the students
* The school has a good SEN support in place and makes sure that pupils receive the catch-up support they need
* The school's pastoral support has been noted as school from the Early Year provision through KS2

About the role:
* Dealing with all first aid incidents within the school, as well as all medical needs
* First Aid duties would include administering medication to pupils
* Pin pricking children's fingers to check insulin levels
* Liaising with the diabetic nursing team to calculate the amount of carbohydrates in each meal
* Working one to one with a diabetic pupil in foundation stage class

The successful candidates will have:
* Teaching Assistant experience and First Aid experience
* A valid paediatric first aid course
* A Level 2 or 3 Foundation Stage Teaching Assistant Qualification
* A right to work in the UK (A Valid Visa)
* Two recent child based references and relevant DBS/Police checks

If you think this is the next step in your career, then please send your CV to Nikki Smith at or alternatively call (Apply online only).

We are committed to providing equal opportunities for all candidates as well as adhering to strict Safeguarding procedures. Each individual is assessed on merit alone. Your application will be subject to a minimum of 2 suitable references and an enhanced DBS check