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Extended School Club Assistant (After School Club) - Part-time

The Discovery School, Kings Hill, West Malling

  • Ref:KCC886-2065-176S
  • Posted:20/11/2019
  • Pay:Kent Range 2 or 3 depending on experience
  • Start Date:January 2020
  • App Close Date:04/12/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Week of the 9th December


The children, parents, staff and governors of The Discovery School are looking for an energetic and enthusiastic person to join our fabulous After School club team.

The successful applicant will be someone who has experience of working with children and loves to inspire and support them. They should also be a willing team player, highly efficient, flexible and reliable. Having or working towards an NVQ level 2 in childcare or equivalent is desirable.

We require someone who can work from 3.00 or 3.15pm until 6pm daily. The start date for this position will be January 2020.

Duties will include:

  • Working under the direction of the After School Club Supervisor to provide a safe, caring and stimulating high quality environment for children.


  • Assisting the Supervisor in organising a daily routine that meets the emotional, social, physical and intellectual needs of the children.


  • Building links and work in partnership with parents, carers and professionals to promote the well-being of the children.


  • Organising and developing craft activities.

In return, we can offer a friendly school which is continually moving forward, great children, a very supportive team and a guarantee you will be valued for who you are and your positive impact on the school.

We are a highly successful school and are committed to the welfare and the safeguarding of all children

Appointment to the position will be subject to an Enhanced Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure check and successful references.

Visits to the school are very welcome. Please call the school office to book a tour 01732 847000 and ask for the School Business Manager.

Please also visit it our school website for further information about The Discovery School. www.discovery.kent.sch.uk


Information about the school

The Discovery School is a popular and over-subscribed school beautifully situated in large, attractive grounds in the heart of the development of Kings Hill. Our children are happy, confident and well-motivated and we expect the highest standards of behaviour and learning from all of them. We have an outstanding staff team who contribute with enthusiasm and dedication to the life of the school. Our motto is: Be the best that you can be, and this is what we all strive to do every day.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Miss Tina Gobell
  • Address:Discovery Drive , Kings Hill, West Malling, Kent, ME19 4GJ
  • Telephone: 01732 847000
  • Email: office@discovery.kent.sch.uk


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.