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Principal First Aider/Student Receptionist - Full-time

Sir Roger Manwood's School, Sandwich

  • Ref:KCC886-5428-229S
  • Posted:02/12/2022
  • Pay:KR4 - 5
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:02/12/2022 at 11:00
  • Interviews:TBC




Kent Range 4  (£18,517 - £19,625) depending on experience, pro rata

37 hours per week, 40 weeks per year (term-time plus 10 days)


We are seeking to appoint a well organised, warm and friendly person to be the first point of contact for our students.  This role also involves acting as our Principal First Aider. It is essential the successful candidate can demonstrate experience in first aid and, if not already in possession of a 3 day first aid certificate, must be willing to undertake training for one.


Application Forms, Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded from the vacancies page of the School website.


CLOSING DATE: noon on Friday 18th November


SHORTLISTING:  only shortlisted candidates will be contacted


INTERVIEWS: successful applicants will be contacted after 18th November 2022, but the School does reserve the right to interview as applications are received



Sir Roger Manwood’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.



Sir Roger Manwood’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Due to its Safer Recruitment Policy, the School will take up references before interview

Information about the school

Sir Roger Manwood’s School is a mixed grammar school for students aged 11-18. The school was granted Academy status on 1 March 2011. We have 1017 students in total. In September 2014, the school began an expansion from being a 4 form entry to a 5 form entry. The school is set in particularly attractive grounds and has excellent facilities.

Academic results are consistently of a very high standard. As a result we appear prominently in the national league tables. The vast majority of our Sixth Formers go on to the most competitive universities including Oxford, Cambridge, UCL, Kings and Warwick. The extra-curricular life of the school is a very striking feature of life at Manwood’s.

There is an exceptionally wide range of sporting and cultural activities which all attract high levels of participation. There are also imaginative international ties, including those with schools in Germany, China, the Gambia and India.

The school has a warm, friendly atmosphere. The care, guidance and support offered is outstanding and is much appreciated by students and parents alike. The nature of the school and creating a family ethos which helps to make the school as successful as it is.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Kellie Robinson
  • Address:Manwood Road, Sandwich, Kent, CT13 9JX
  • Telephone: (01304) 610200
  • Email: head@srms.kent.sch.uk

Fax: N/A


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.