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Midday Assistant - Part-time

The Primary First Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F16-147-S
  • Posted:15/09/2022
  • Pay:PFT A1 £18,341 FTE - (£4,226 pro rata)
  • Start Date:ASAP/ January 2023
  • App Close Date:30/09/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Week Commencing 3rd October 2022

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Following a hugely successful first opening and the rapid growth of our school, we are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, creative and committed Midday Assistant to join our growing school community. If you can make a difference to children's education, can nurture children’s dreams and talents today to empower them to reach their potential tomorrow, then Springhead Park Primary could be the school for you!

The successful candidate will work with the school’s Teaching Assistants to help ensure that our lunchtime provision is fun and safe for all of our children. It is essential that the successful candidate can build strong relationships with the children from Reception to Year 6, helping to nurture a positive climate.  As well as being able to work well within our staff team, we are looking for someone who will take the initiative to lead and organise playground games and support our children to play well together.  

Springhead Park Primary is an inclusive school, the successful candidate will provide support for children from a range of backgrounds.

We can offer:

  • The opportunity to contribute the growing culture and reputation of our fantastic school.
  • A team of like-minded and very skilled professionals, committed to giving pupils a very high standard of education.
  • The chance to work with some wonderfully creative, polite and cheerful children and their families.
  • Support to help you develop within this role.
  • The opportunity to network with colleagues across a range of schools across The Primary First Trust.

Visits to the school are encouraged (outside of the normal school day). Please contact the school office to arrange this:
Tel: 01474 555155
Email: office@springhead.kent.sch.uk

You will also be required to complete and return a Self-Disclosure form with your application. CV’s will not be accepted. Applications should be submitted via email to office@springhead.kent.sch.uk by 12 noon, Friday 30th September 2022. Alternatively, you can post your completed application form to Mr Wayne Clayton, Head Teacher at Springhead Park Primary School, Springhead Parkway, Northfleet, DA11 8BY.

The Primary First Trust and Springhead Park Primary School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The Primary First Trust and Springhead Park Primary School operates an equal opportunities policy.

Information about the trust

The Primary First, a Trust that truly celebrates and nurtures the diversity and distinctiveness of its partner schools. We are a growing network of 10 individual primaries across Bexley, Gravesham and Medway. All are at different points in their journey - each with a unique context, considerable strengths and specific opportunities.

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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.