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Maternity Cover - Receptionist - Full Time - Term Time

Sandgate Primary School, Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-2545-99S
  • Posted:09/03/2020
  • Pay:KR3 £17365 (pro rata £14741)
  • Start Date:June 2020
  • App Close Date:29/04/2020 at 12:00
  • Interviews:6th May 2020


We require Maternity Cover for our lovely School Receptionist who will be starting her leave in June,  The hours of work will be 8am to 4pm.

We seek to appoint a warm, friendly and caring personality:

  • To provide excellent customer service
  • To provide an efficient administrative service which supports school staff.
  • To review and update school publications and the school website to ensure that the information that is produced is up to date and enhances the image of the school.

We are looking for a person with:

  • A love of working in an environment that is centred on children
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with a high degree of organisation
  • Self motivation and enthusiasm
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Integrity and the ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Flexible, with a 'can do' attitude to cover this busy role

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and the post is subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

Visits to the school are encouraged and tours are scheduled for the following dates:

21st, 22nd and 23rd April at 1.45pm

To book onto one of these tours, please ring the school (01303 257280) or email: enquiries@sandgate.kent.sch.uk




Information about the school

We are a two form entry primary school within a caring community, built on a foundation of team spirit and commitment to making a difference. We relish the opportunity to develop children into life-long learners and have a passion for understanding how children learn best.

The belief that all children should be happy and successful is at the heart of all that we do; children, parents, carers and staff work together to achieve this aim.

Our curriculum is designed to engage and stimulate our pupils, who learn that through challenge and endeavour they can achieve great things. It is important to us that our pupils taste success whilst at Sandgate Primary, and are prepared for the next stage of their life as responsible citizens with a love of learning.

Pupils work in partnership with our talented and dedicated staff to promote a culture of positivity, respect and responsibility. Whether a house captain, classroom monitor, school or art council member, peer mediator or friend, all our children understand the importance of mutual respect within a community and the part they play within it.

As a Teaching School, we offer excellent career development opportunities and have a commitment to succession planning. We also network closely with other schools to develop excellent practice.

We really look forward to hearing from you.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mr Matthew Green c/o Rebecca Fuggle
  • Address:Coolinge Lane, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 3QU
  • Telephone: (01303) 257280
  • Email: enquiries@sandgate.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01303 251422


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.