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Breakfast Club Supervisor - Term Time

Meopham Community Academy, Meopham

  • Ref:KCC886-2656-207S
  • Posted:03/08/2022
  • Pay:Kent Range 5
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:30/08/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC

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We are looking to appoint a highly motivated Breakfast Club Supervisor to join lead our talented and supportive Meopham Wrap team. Meopham Wrap was formed during the Covid-19 pandemic to support our parents, many of whom are Key Workers, to be able to continue to work. We are now looking to develop the provision and expand our offering to ensure we are providing the very best wraparound care for our children and their families.

This is a 6.25 hours per week, part-time, term-time only 5 day role, and is based in the main hall during breakfast clubs. The successful candidate will be required to work Monday to Friday term time only, during the hours of 7:20-8:35am.  The full time salary for this role is KR5 - £19,723 and therefore pro-rata, term time, the salary for this role will be £2792.13, paid over 12 months. This role could be combined with our After School Club Supervisor role or another role within the school- please see our other adverts for more information regarding the roles we have available currently.

Previous experience of working with children is essential for this role and experience leading wraparound provision or holiday club would be an advantage.

We are looking for someone who:

  • is passionate about helping to support every child's wellbeing and safety
  • is able to contribute to, and work as part of a team
  • can develop activities and maintain a stimulating environment
  • can develop and maintain high standards
  • has excellent communication skills and a flexible attitude
  • has effective time management and an ability to work on own initiative
  • has good administrative and organisational skills

We can offer you:

  • support from a friendly, experienced staff/team
  • welcoming children
  • opportunities for professional development

To find out more about our school please take a look at our website to see the wide range of learning opportunities that we provide.

Please place the role you are applying for in the subject line of any email communication.

Meopham Community Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect staff to share this commitment.  The position is subject to a DBS and satisfactory statutory references.

Please note that applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and selected candidates will be contacted for an interview prior to the closing date so early application is encouraged. We reserve the right to close the advert when we are in receipt of sufficient applications and without notice. If you have not heard from us within 21 days of the closing date, please assume that you have not been shortlisted on this occasion. We wish to stress that no discourtesy is intended in following such a procedure, and you should not let this deter you from future applications.

Information about the school

Meopham Community Academy is a two form entry primary school set in a beautiful village location and the school prides itself on providing a happy, safe and caring environment for all its pupils. We are a busy, friendly and popular school with a warm and welcoming ethos; recognised by all who visit!

The staff, parents and governors of our school work together to provide the best for the families we serve. We want our children to enjoy their time and education with us and to achieve the highest possible standards in all aspects of their lives. We are very proud of our school and the high standards of behaviour and learning that our children achieve.

Our broad curriculum, wide range of extra-curricular activities and support for pupils were all recognised in the most recent, short Ofsted inspection in October 2018, where the school continued to be rated as "Good".

We work closely with our partner schools within The Pathway Academy Trust; Wrotham Road Primary School, Riverview Infant School, Riverview Junior School and Culverstone Green Primary School.

The Pathway Academy Trust (TPAT) is ‘dedicated to ensuring every child has the opportunity to achieve a remarkable life’.

TPAT is a small local trust that puts children at the heart of its decision making. We understand the value of strong collaborations in achieving our goal.

Working for TPAT offers our employees a wealth of opportunities for professional development as well as an emphasis on wellbeing. Our Staff Charter is our pledge to put employees at the centre of our organisation. Our Staff Charter and Wellbeing package can be found on our website.

Some of the benefits in our Staff Charter include: - Two additional days off per year, one as a 'Happy Birthday' from the Trust, following a successful probation period, which can be taken during term time - Free breakfast club place for your child if you work in breakfast club or after-school club, and half price places for other staff members - Subsidised eye test and contribution to glasses for eligible computer users - Annual flu vaccination - Free tea, coffee and refreshments - Christmas lunch - Termly breakfast for all staff

The Pathway Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This role will involve contact with children, referred to as 'regulated activity', therefore all applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the School is therefore permitted to ask job applicants to declare all convictions and cautions (including those which are "spent" unless they are "protected" under the DBS filtering rules) in order to assess their suitability to work with children.

The Pathway Academy Trust, an equal opportunities employer, values the diversity of our workforce and the knowledge of our people. The Trust provides all qualified applicants consideration for employment without regard to age, race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law. The Pathway Academy Trust is committed to providing reasonable adjustments to individuals with disabilities.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Michele Sowden-Mehta
  • Address:Meopham Community Academy, Longfield Road, Meopham, Kent, DA13 0JW
  • Telephone: 01474812259
  • Email: office@meophamca.com

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.