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After School Club Supervisor - Term Time

White Cliffs Primary School, Dover

  • Ref:KCC886-2315-67S
  • Posted:29/11/2023
  • Pay:Kent Range 5
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:11/12/2023 at 08:00
  • Interviews:14 December 2023


White Cliffs Primary and Nursery School is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and caring assistant for our after-school club. You will be supervising a range of fun, safe and exciting activities and providing a snack for the children.

The school offers a happy and rewarding working environment, where staff and pupils share warm relationships.  Professional development and staff wellbeing is valued at all levels.  We also offer an expanding benefits package which includes an excellent Employee Support Programme (which includes free counselling support, GP appointments and wellbeing resources), a great salary-based pension scheme, a wellbeing day in term time, a staff discount scheme, and eye-care scheme and free tea and coffee on site.

The successful candidate:

  • Should have relevant and recent experience of working with primary age children
  • Will support with planning and organising provision for children
  • Will have a good understanding of safeguarding
  • Will be professional and act with integrity
  • Will be a good team player, while being able to work independently

Please check the Job Description and Person Specification below for the requirements of the role - training can be provided where not all criteria are met.

Start Date: 2 January 2024.

Salary: Kent Range 5. £22,595 per annum (£5,961 when pro rataed for part time and term time). 

11.25 hours per week, 39 weeks per year. Hours of work Monday to Friday, term time only 3:00pm – 5:15pm.

You will be able to tour the school when you are called for interview.

Please complete the application form and email to: hr@samphirestar.com


Information about the school

White Cliffs Primary and Nursery School is a happy and highly rewarding place to work and learn and shares a wonderful team spirit. Staff are passionate about realising the full potential of every child in our care. They are dedicated to achieving the highest possible standard.

White Cliffs has a proven track record and an excellent reputation for developing staff at all levels. We offer incredible CPD and training opportunities at White Cliffs and throughout the Trust.

The school is situated in the St. Radigund’s area of Dover. Overlooking the Coombe Valley, the school enjoys stunning views of Dover Castle and beautiful countryside.

We are a two-form entry primary school with the very popular Pebbles Nursery.

Outstanding provision for child and family welfare and well-being permeates the ethos of the school. The school was inspected by Ofsted in January 2019 and was graded ‘Good’ with our Nursery and Early Years graded ‘Outstanding.’

Ofsted said: ‘Pupils and staff enjoy warm relationships. Staff know pupils extremely well, helping to nurture and guide their development. Interactions between pupils and adults are heartfelt and genuine. In return, pupils treat the staff with the utmost respect. Pupils flourish within this trusting and caring environment.’

Our creative curriculum is enhanced by a wide variety of extracurricular clubs and activities offered throughout the year which include sports clubs, craft, arts, dance, and gardening club. We also run a very popular Breakfast Club and Care After School Time (CAST) facility.

Our children enjoy coming to school and are proud of their school community. They uphold our school ethos to ‘work hard, behave well and care for one another.’

Information about the Trust

Samphire Star Education Trust Trust (the Trust) is a family of schools which serve the south of Kent community and beyond. It comprises Astor Secondary School, Barton Junior School, Shatterlocks Infant and Nursery School, White Cliffs Primary and Nursery School. We have a well-established reputation for offering our pupils a safe and caring environment in which they can be happy and thrive as they learn. Ideas and opportunities are explored with enthusiasm through a broad and balanced curriculum throughout the Trust. All young people in our community are encouraged and supported to be the very best versions of themselves possible.

Trustees prioritise the safety and wellbeing of our staff and students. At all levels, individuals have the opportunity to extend their interests and develop their talents through collaboration and celebration within strong and imaginative teams.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Kate Trevor / Kirsty Garcia Mills
  • Address:HR Team, Astor Secondary School, Astor Avenue, Dover, Kent, CT17 0AS
  • Telephone: 01304200150
  • Email: hr@samphirestar.com


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.