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Road Crossing Patrol Officer - Part-time

Folkestone Academy, Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-4020-349S
  • Posted:15/03/2019
  • Pay:Kent Range 02 (£2,260 pro rata)
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:25/03/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:To be confirmed


Turner Schools on behalf of the Kent County Council is looking to recruit a School Crossing Patrol Officer to ensure the safety of pedestrians crossing the road near Folkestone Academy.

The successful candidate will:-

  • Have a good understanding of road use and traffic awareness
  • Understand the highway environment, related features and all aspects of the Highway Code.
  • Have experience of working with children and/or the public
  • Have good communication skills
  • Be reliable, punctual and assertive
  • Be computer literate and have email access
  • Have basic safeguarding awareness (although full training will be given)
  • Contribute towards the Academy's and Trust's vision and ethos
  • Enjoy completing their work in a professional and positive manner, and take pride in helping people
  • Demonstrate honesty and integrity
  • Be highly motivated and have a flexible approach towards work 

For our ethos and values, please see our website www.turnerschools.com

Term Time only 

7.5 hours per week

5 days a week

The hours of work will be 8:10 - 8:55 am and 3:00 - 3:45 pm daily

Salary: KR02

Start Date: ASAP

Folkestone All Age Academy is part of the innovative new trust - Turner Schools - striving to ensure that we are places where children thrive and knowledge matters. Turner Schools is committed to safeguarding children and promoting their welfare. It expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any appointment is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, including checks against the barred list.

Join our mission: #seachange

Information about the school

Turner Schools is a Multi-Academy Trust (MAT) based in Folkestone on the beautiful Kent coast.

Turner Schools is committed to ensuring success without selection for our pupils and students by teaching them the core knowledge and life skills they need to thrive in the modern world. Turner Schools is committed to leading schools where children thrive and knowledge matters.

Our mission is to set a new standard in non-selective education, empowering our pupils and students with cultural capital. In this way we will contribute to the regeneration of the region; we call this mission sea-change.

Following Aristotle's philosophy, we believe that educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all. Accordingly, we have encapsulated the Trust's ethos and values in the acronym HEART meaning we have:

H: High Expectations - of yourself, of others, including in terms of aspiration for the community and children we serve, conduct and standards in the widest sense

E: Enthusiasm - in attitude and to nurture it in others be they pupils/students/scholars, parents or colleagues; an

A: Academic subject-based curriculum - tried and tested subjects delivered in coherent sequence

R: Reading for all - achieving chronological reading age as well as love of this enabling and vital skill; and

T: Teamwork - recognising that together we can achieve more than we can alone.

Our HEART model gives stakeholders, staff, pupils and parents a common language.

Our schools include:

Folkestone All Age Academy; Morehall Primary; Martello Primary; and Turner Free School.

Turner Schools is committed to safeguarding children and promoting their welfare. It expects all staff and volunteers to share this same commitment. Any appointment is subject to satisfactory recruitment checks, including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

For further information on Turner Schools, please visit www.turnerschools.com

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Caroline Dominguez
  • Address:Academy Lane, Folkestone, Kent, CT19 5FP
  • Telephone: 01303 842433
  • Email: hr@turnerschools.com

Fax: 01303 842417


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.