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Parent Support Officer - Part-time

Chislet CEP School, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-3123-36S
  • Posted:27/09/2023
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:04/10/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


We are looking for an organised, enthusiastic and caring candidate to fill the PSO position. The successful candidate would work with both the school and its families to offer support and relevant advice on a wide range of issues.

The successful candidate would need to have skills in research, communication and time management. They would also be able to work closely with the PSO from our Federated school.

In these difficult times it is important that schools are able to offer their families as much help and guidance especially being able to signpost outside agencies and grants etc.

If successful you will join a team of dedicated professionals who will all work collaboratively to ensure the best outcomes.

The post is for 4 hours 40 minutes, spread over two afternoons, per week, term time only.

Information about the school

Chislet Church of England Primary School and Hoath Primary School are small rural schools situated in a picturesque setting, seven miles from Canterbury and four miles from the coastal town of Herne Bay.

The schools currently have four classes which at present accommodate 105 pupils.

We are a friendly supportive school dedicated to providing a high standard of education for all pupils and fortunate to have caring and supporting parents and Governors as highlighted in our recent Ofsted report (November 2022). Chislet school was originally built in 1864 and has great resources and a magnificent team of staff who deploy a high standard of education to all pupils.

We have the use of two Federation minibuses and encourage teachers to arrange class visits in order to widen the children's learning experiences. All the children have the opportunity to attend Forest School each year and in some cases Beach School.

Chislet Church of England Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Ms Desiree Campion
  • Address:Church Lane, Chislet, Canterbury, Kent, CT3 4DU
  • Telephone: 01227 860295
  • Email: office@chislet.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01227 860295

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.