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Breakfast Club Assistant - Term Time

Meopham Community Academy, Meopham

  • Ref:KCC886-2656-223S
  • Posted:15/11/2022
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:05/12/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:TBC

Advert

We are looking to appoint a highly motivated Breakfast Club Assistant to join 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. The successful candidate will be required to work Monday to Friday term time only, during the hours of 7:20am-8:35am.  The full time salary for this role is KR3 - £19,293p.a. and therefore pro-rata, term time, the salary for this role will be £2,743.29, paid over 12 months. This role could be combined with our After School Club Assistant role or another role within the school- please see our other adverts for more information about the roles we have available currently.

Previous experience of working with children is desirable for this role however, this would also be a great role for someone who is looking to gain experience working with children.

We are looking for someone who:

  • is passionate about helping to support every child's well-being 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 expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS Check) and it is an offence to apply for this role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children.

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 are now part of The Golden Thread Alliance and we work closely with the other schools in the trust.

The Golden Thread Alliance consists of nine schools: Culverstone Green primary School, Fleetdown Primary Academy, Meopham Community Academy, Oakfield Primary Academy, Riverview Infant School, Riverview Junior School, Temple Hill Primary Academy and West Hill Primary Academy.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Tina Ricketts
  • Address:Meopham Community Academy, Longfield Road, Meopham, Kent, DA13 0JW
  • Telephone: 01474812259
  • Email: HR@golden-thread.org

Documents

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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.