Two Current Vacancies

Royston Schools Academy Trust THE MERIDIAN SCHOOL, ROYSTON

The Meridian School is a 13-18 upper school serving Royston and the surrounding villages.


Flexible hours, mainly between 14 May – 30 June 2018. Additional sessions at other times of the year may be requested

Casual contract, Salary H2 Point 3 (equivalent to £8.55 per hour)

We are looking for Exam Invigilators to join our existing team of invigilators and Examinations Officer in running internal and public examinations at our school. The ideal candidate will be reliable, have good communication skills, and be a confident and reassuring presence in exam rooms. The role may include scribing or reading for students with special educational needs and/or disabilities. Full training will be provided.

The main duties are to conduct examinations in accordance with the Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ) and Meridian School procedures. Invigilators have a key role in upholding the integrity of the examinations/assessment process.

For further information, please email the Exams Officer Nikki Timbers at

A job description and application form are available from the school website:

Applications to Mrs T Sell:

Required ASAP

Higher Level Teaching Assistant or Teaching Assistant

Hours negotiable up to 30 hours per week term time only

Initially Fixed Term Contract to 19 July 2018

We are looking for a patient and caring person who is keen to make a difference to the lives of vulnerable young people. You need to be a committed and friendly person with a great sense of humour to work with our fantastic students and staff in our supportive Inclusion Department. We provide professional development opportunities to ensure that our staff are well trained and skilled to get the best from our students. Applicants must have GCSEs in Maths and English and high standards of literacy.


Qualified HLTA: H3 (actual salary £11,301 - £11,950pa for 30 hrs pw term time only)

TA: H1 (actual salary £10,353 - £10,859pa for 30 hrs pw term time only)

We welcome visits prior to applications where you can meet the team, and have a tour of the school.

For further information, please email Mrs Laura Smith:

Applications to Mrs T Sell:

Meridian is a ‘Good’ school with friendly colleagues who are always happy to help each other. Meridian Upper School (13 – 18) forms part of a multi academy trust with our two local Middle Schools. Royston is a market town 10 miles from Cambridge and 40 minutes by train, from London.

We welcome visits from prospective candidates; to arrange a visit or for more information please contact the Head’s PA at

“Students have very positive attitudes, behave well and aspire to achieve.”

Ofsted 2015

Royston Schools Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Meridian School

The Meridian School • Garden Walk • Royston • Hertfordshire • SG8 7JH

tel: 01763 242236 email: