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Receptionist/Admin Assistant - Temporary - Special Needs Position

Rowhill School, Longfield

  • Ref:KCC886-7044-122S
  • Posted:29/11/2022
  • Pay:KR4
  • Start Date:January 2023
  • App Close Date:12/12/2022 at 03:00
  • Interviews:t.b.c.


We are looking to employ an enthusiastic, motivated person to join our small, friendly office team.

You will be the first point of contact for our parents, pupils and visitors. We would like you to be well presented and offer a friendly, professional and confidential welcome while carrying out a range of office duties.

You need to have a good knowledge of Word and Excel.  Knowledge of SIMS would be a distinct advantage. You will need to be able to prioritise your workload, work well under pressure and be a good team player with a sense of humour.

Hours of work are Monday to Friday 8.00am – 4.00pm

This position is initially temporary until 31/8/23 with a view to becoming permanent.

For further information or to arrange a visit to the school, please contact Samantha Owen on 01474 705377 Ext 143 or email owens@rowhill.kent.sch.uk

Information about the school

Rowhill School is a day special school designated for pupils with Social Emotional and Mental Health difficulties. The school currently has approximately 151 pupils on roll, between the ages of 5 and 16. Pupils have a wide range of needs, including communication and interaction difficulties, as well as behavioural, social and mental health needs. We also provide an Alternative Curriculum Provision for 23 KS4 pupils, providing tutoring, both on and off site.

The Dartford STLS teaching service also forms part of the schools' structure.

Our staff work closely with pupils to create an ethos of care, respect and success. At Rowhill, we feel strongly that our pupils are entitled to a broad, balanced, inclusive, relevant and learner-focused curriculum, which will develop the young people to be lifelong independent learners.

Rowhill School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and well-being of all children and expects all staff to support the school in achieving this commitment.

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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.