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Job Summary

Contract Type:


Working Pattern:

Part time – term time

Advert Start Date:


Advert End Date:

08/07/2024 12:00


£23,114 pa pro rata (£11.98 ph)

Hours per week:


Job Category:

Schools – Support

Vacancy ID:


Employment Location:

Epinay Business & Enterprise School

Post Number:


Number of posts:


Closing date:

8 Jul

Further Information

Driver / Escot – 15 hpw (Term Time Only)
(Epinay Business & Enterprise School)
£23,114 pa pro rata (£11.98 ph)

Required for September 2024

School Moto & Ethos
Ready to Listen, Ready to Learn Together
All our young people to become Happy, Independent Learners who are Prepared for Adulthood

Epinay School is an outstanding school in South Shields. We cater for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities, aged between 5 and 18 years old. The Governors and Head Teacher of Epinay Business & Enterprise School would like to appoint a driver and an escort to join our staff team.

The successful candidate will have responsibility for transporting children and young people to and from school on a daily basis. Some knowledge of the local area is essential. Drivers will be expected to complete MIDAS training before commencing the contract.

Working pattern will be approximately 7.30am – 9.00am and 3.00pm to 4.30pm. Additional driving / escorting ad hoc hours may be available during the school year.

Applicants will have the energy and vision to support school staff in ensuring our students are happy, confident, independent learners who are prepared for adulthood. You will be able to support pupils with special educational needs and have the commitment to excellent standards of behaviour.

The ideal candidates will:

  • have experience of working with young people with special educational needs;
  • be a committed team player;
  • have the ability to engage pupils;
  • be prepared to take part in any relevant training required before the contract starts;
  • be committed to Epinay’s ethos of high expectations.

Epinay Business & Enterprise School is an outstanding special needs school currently offering around 225 places to pupils in KS1 – KS5.

Epinay School and South Tyneside Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant pre-employment checks.

In line with the guidance in Keeping Children Safe in Education, schools may carry out an online search as part of their due diligence on shortlisted candidates.

To apply for this post which is saved in “Supporting Documents” and return this to [email protected]

Closing date: Noon, Monday 8 July 2024


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