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Junior Achievement has a vacancy for a Primary Programme Assistant to work two days a week during term time only. It will require some flexibility as the working days may be either Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday.

If you love working with children, fostering their growth and development then this could be for you.

Junior Achievement is a Manx registered charity that each year supports 5,000 young people in education to develop skills for the workplace.

Your role will be to assist the Primary Programme Manager in delivering the ‘Our World’ programme to students aged 9 – 11 years. This will mean standing up in front of a class and engaging the students with materials provided by Junior Achievement.

We deliver this programme to every primary school on the island and therefore your own transport is essential. Applicants must be able to reach any school on the Island by no later than 8.45am regardless of its location in order to set the class up for the day.

The ideal candidate will be looking to work two days per week as it would be a challenge to balance this role with another job.  We are looking for someone who is committed to the work of Junior Achievement.

Previous applications will automatically be reconsidered and this post is only open to those not requiring a work permit.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced criminal records check is required for this post.


Prior to applying for this role please click this link to read the job description

Please post your CV and a covering letter to: Sue Cook, Chief Executive, Junior Achievement, Suite 2, Peterson House, Middle River, Douglas. IM2 1AL. Or e-mail your completed application to Contact telephone number: 01624 666266.

Please note that if you send your CV without the rest of the required information you risk not being considered for the role. Closing date for applications: Friday 4th October 2019.

Shortlisted candidates will be asked to complete an application form and may be required to complete a personality profile.