Recruitment - BJAB - British Junior Academy of Brussels

Recruitment

Working for BJAB

Please view any vacancies we have below, including instructions on how to apply.

BJAB is a friendly, supportive and inspirational school. Working with children from many different cultures provides a rich tapestry of experiences, creativity and fun in learning. I love that every day at BJAB is vibrant and interesting and makes teaching in such a positive, caring environment an enriching experience for all.

One of our staff members

Safeguarding and welfare

BJAB is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

It’s clear that thanks to the care, dedication, and nurturing environment that all staff create at BJAB, children grow in confidence, social skills, and kindness, as well as in academic strength. 

A BJAB parent

Vacancies

Class Teachers

Any vacancies for qualified Class Teachers will be posted on our school’s TES portal.

Extra-curricular Activity Leaders

If you are interested in leading an extra-curricular activity, please send your activity offering to Miss Benitez at m.benitez@bjab.org.

Support Positions

We are currently recruiting a Learning Support Assistant. To apply, please email your CV and/or cover letter to the attention of Headteacher Sarah White to m.benitez@bjab.org.

Job category: Teaching

 

Contract type: Full-time (38hrs/week) until June 2022, with evaluation for renewal

 

Start date: Immediately

 

Working hours: TBD with candidate

 

Responsibilities:

  • To work across EYFS, KS1, KS2 or KS3 as necessary
  • To work in the classroom under the guidance of teaching staff
  • To support access to learning for LS (Learning Support) pupils and provide general support to the teacher in the management of the LS pupils
  • To work in small groups without a teacher present for some lessons (planning and resources provided)
  • To work with LS pupils without teachers present for some sessions
  • Participate in training, learning activities and other performance development as required
  • Assist with the school’s garderie service and/or after-school activities
  • Assist with the supervision of pupils in accordance with the school duty rota
  • Occasionally accompany teaching staff and pupils on visits and out of school activities as necessary

 

Experience & qualifications:

  • Experience working with or caring for children of primary age (3-12) (required)
  • Native or near-native mastery of English (required)
  • Experience working in a school environment (desired)
  • Can use technology – computer, video, photocopier, IWB
  • Can demonstrate effective use of ICT skills to support learning
  • Ability to relate well to children and adults
  • Ability to work constructively as part of a team, understanding classroom roles and responsibilities

Internships and Volunteers

Unfortunately we are not able to offer internships at BJAB. Under certain conditions, we may host volunteers. For more information on volunteering at BJAB, please get in touch with our office.

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