Careers at Rhyl

We believe that Rhyl is an inspirational place to work and forge a career, whether as Teaching, Support or Administration staff. We have strong links with our community and continually work to maintain and improve our high standards.

Here are a few comments from staff and parents at the school:

“I think your office staff are always so helpful and friendly which is so nice! I am so pleased I applied to Rhyl, it’s a fantastic school.” – Parent comment

“Coffee mornings and other workshops for parents to attend and participate in also help parents to keep up to date with the school.” – Parent comment

“The Head Teacher and the senior leadership team have a clear vision and direction for the school. All of the staff are aware of the expectations. As a result we have very high morale which makes Rhyl a very pleasant and happy school to work in.” – Staff comment

“We create exceptional learning opportunities for our children through a creative curriculum.” – Staff comment

Working at Rhyl

We offer:

  • A friendly and supportive team which champions children’s well-being
  • A very well resourced and attractive environment with fantastic and well behaved children
  • A strong ethos of high expectations and challenge for all learners
  • A varied and enriched creative curriculum with particular emphasis on outdoor learning, music and the arts
  • Excellent professional development and career enhancement opportunities
  • Skilled teaching assistant support in each class
  • Excellent induction and a support programme for all teachers new to the school
  • Excellent transport links

Our staff say:

“Rhyl Primary is a very diverse school. You get to work with a range of children from different walks of life. It’s great as it makes teaching more fun and enjoyable”

“Rhyl Primary is different from other schools I have worked at as its main focus is the children as a whole and ensuring we promote their love for learning. This is great as it gives us the freedom to be as creative as we want to be”

“Working at Rhyl is great. It’s a place that facilitates people’s gifts and talents. If you want to set up a project or run a club then as long as you’re willing to put in the time you will be followed by an army of supporters “

“It’s a school I found it really easy to settle into, as all of the staff here are very friendly and extremely supportive”

“Rhyl is honestly like no other school”

Current Vacancies

SEND Teaching Assistant

Required As Soon As Possible

Fixed Term Contract for 1 Year

30 hours per week, term time only

Scale 3 (£26,193-£26,625 pro rata)

We are looking for an experienced and committed individual to join our staff team. The post is to support a child in Year 3 who has Autism and complex needs. Candidates should be well-motivated and have a calm manner.

Rhyl is a friendly and very supportive school with a high number of children who have SEND and we are very proud of our excellent reputation for Inclusion. Our success is due to the hard work and commitment of all of our staff team and we provide training and CPD to enable support staff to fulfil their role to a very high standard.

The successful candidate will have had experience of working with pupils with language and communication needs and experience of using strategies to support autism or communication and language needs. The role is to provide 1:1 support in a Year 3 classroom and deliver interventions under the direction of the SENDCo.

The recruitment pack and application form can be downloaded below.

If you would like to speak to us about the posts, please telephone the school office.

The closing date is 4 March 2024 at 12pm and interviews will be held in on 6 March 2024. Shortlisted candidates will be required to complete a self-declaration form which will be provided by the school.

Candidates shortlisted for interview will be notified by telephone.

Rhyl Community Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. In line with KCSIE 2023 and safer recruitment practices, the school will conduct an online search for all shortlisted candidates. The online search is part of our safeguarding checks and the search is purely about a candidate’s suitability to work with children. All posts are subject to pre-employment checks, references will be sought and successful candidates will need to undertake an enhanced DBS check.