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Extended Schools Assistant - Term Time

Greenfields Community Primary School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-3898-98S
  • Posted:27/11/2019
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:04/12/2019 at 09:00
  • Interviews:9 December 2019


  • Greenfields Community Primary School is looking for an experienced and knowledgeable support worker for our extended provision. We are seeking candidates who have experience of extended schools provision, providing a safe, caring and stimulating environment for all children. Experience working with children is essential.
  • It is preferred that you hold a C grade or above at GCSE in English and Maths.
  • It is desirable that the sucessful candidate holds a level 3 qualification related to Early Years.
  • The working hours will be 7.15am-9.15am and 2.30pm-6pm every school day, term time only. The clubs run from 7.15am-8.45am and 3.15pm-6pm each day.
  • Visits to school are highly recommended.


The successful candidate will 

  • Fully commit to working alongside the Extended Schools Manager team to ensure the best possible provision for all children.
  • Be accountable for our breakfast and after school clubs and will be responsible for resource ordering, activity planning and food preparation. This role will report directly to the Extended Schools Manager.
  • Support the development of relevant polices and practice.
  • Promote the school’s core values at all times (Wellbeing, Aspiration, Resilience, Uniqueness and Teamwork).
  • Be a passionate play practitioner who enjoys using creative and innovative approaches to play activities.
  • Work closely and build effective relationships with parents and carers.

Information about the school

Greenfields is an oversubscribed one and a half form entry Community Primary School with an onsite Nursery. The school is situated in South Maidstone on a large site surrounded by trees and green fields. Our children are very well behaved, friendly and welcoming. Staff are friendly and supportive. Informal visits to the school are encouraged and warmly welcomed.

At Greenfields Community Primary School we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of children and staff and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01622 759042

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.