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Family Liaison Officer, Barnsole Primary School, Gillingham, Kent - Part-time

Barnsole Primary Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F45-43-S
  • Posted:30/08/2019
  • Pay:NJC, C1 point 6-19 £19,171-£24,799
  • Start Date:Immediately
  • App Close Date:12/09/2019 at 09:00
  • Interviews:19th September 2019

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a hands on, focused individual who is passionate about improving the outcomes for children.

We are a forward thinking, energetic, dynamic school and we wish to recruit a Family Liaison Officer to work with our Inclusions Team to support some of our more vulnerable families.  The post holder will contribute to raising attendance, increasing attainment and developing positive home school relationships.

We are looking for someone who has:

  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and planning skills
  • A proven track record of working with children and families
  • A commitment to raising standards for all children

This is a permanent position, working 30 hours per week Monday to Friday 10am-4pm.

Barnsole Primary School is an outstanding school (March 2016) and a member of Barnsole Primary Trust.

At Barnsole, we respect, value and invest in our staff to ensure that they have every opportunity to become outstanding leaders of learning. We have excellent opportunities for those who are ambitious about their own career and passionate about developing the very best in themselves and all our pupils.


Further Information

Application forms are available from our website. On completion of your application, please email to hr@barnsoleprimarytrust.org. We welcome visits to the school, so please contact Helen Rixon on 01634 333402 to arrange your visit. For further details about our School/Trust please visit:



Barnsole Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) with barred list check is required for all successful applicants.

Information about the trust

Barnsole Primary Trust is driven by a moral purpose, determined to see a high performing and successful Multi-Academy Trust that delivers the very best educational experience for all pupils in the Early Years and Primary Phases.

The Trust believes that every child has the right to access a good or outstanding school. This means a commitment to working collaboratively and effectively using everyone’s strengths to meet a common aim. We are proud of the teaching and leadership capacity that is being built across Barnsole Primary Trust; as a result of this strength, the Trust is now poised to move forward into a period of significant growth. Barnsole Primary Trust is a cost-effective organisation that has a clear business model delivering the efficiency, effectiveness and challenge required to ensure that school improvement is at the forefront of everything we do. There is a relentless drive for continued improvement in teaching, learning, leadership and governance, to achieve the best personal and educational outcomes for every pupil.

Our partnerships reach beyond the Multi-Academy Trust. We are an outward looking organisation seeking to learn from others and sharing our own good practice and expertise. We very much welcome enquiries with regard to any of our schools and services, along with suggestions for partnership working.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Amanda Pearce
  • Address:Barnsole Primary Trust,
    C/O Bligh Primary School,
    Bligh Way,
    ME2 2XJ
  • Telephone: 01634 336275
  • Email: hr@barnsoleprimarytrust.org



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.