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Premises Assistant - Part-time

The Primary First Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F16-179-S
  • Posted:11/05/2023
  • Pay:PFT B1 £22,175 FTE (£11,986 pro rata)
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:08/06/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Week beginning 12th June 2023


We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Premises Assistant to join our dedicated team. The hours for the postion are 2.15pm-6.15pm during term time and the hours during school holidays are agreed between the school and applicant. 

The Federation of Barnehurst Schools comprises 2 outstanding schools. We value our community, and the school has built a strong reputation for excellence over the years. We are a high-achieving school with strong links to our community. The Barnehurst Federation of schools consists of a nursery, infant and junior school. We are two form entry and pride ourselves on the quality of education that we provide for all our pupils. We work as one school to ensure a consistent and collaborative approach. Our children are exceptional, and visitors always credit them on their behaviour and love of learning. We spend time investing in our staff and children to ensure that we create a learning environment that allows everyone to achieve their very best. We look forward to welcoming any candidate to join our strong and thriving team. 

We are the founding school of The Primary First Trust, which currently consists of ten primary schools in Medway, Kent, and Bexley. This gives us a wide support network and allows our staff to grow professionally and our children to achieve excellence. 

The successful candidate:

· Motivated and flexible.

· Has enthusiasm, commitment, and a positive outlook.

· Has strong communication skills.

· Can work on own initiative and prioritise workload.

· Works effectively as a team member.

· Has a willingness to learn and develop. 

We can offer:

· A commitment to your professional development and future career through superb CPD opportunities in the school and across the Trust.

· A positive working environment with a strong focus on staff and pupil wellbeing.

· A positive school community that will support you to be successful in your role. 

For further details regarding this vacancy please contact the Head Teacher, Louise Shields on 01322 334214 or email: rhopgood@barnehurstfederation.co.uk

To apply for this vacancy please download and complete the attached application form and email it directly to rhopgood@barnehurstfederation.co.uk

References will be requested for those short-listed ONLY and prior to the interview.

Only those shortlisted for interview will be contacted.

The Primary First Trust and The Federation of Barnehurst Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check and other employment checks.

The Primary First Trust and The Federation of Barnehurst School are committed to equality and diversity in employment practice and service delivery.

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 Education.