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Twilight Club Assistant - Term Time

Folkestone Primary, Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-2143-98S
  • Posted:07/04/2021
  • Pay:AR03 £17,286 (£5,795 pro rata)
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:19/04/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:To Be Confirmed

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TWILIGHT CLUB ASSISTANT- 15 hours per week

We are looking for an enthusiastic and energetic applicant to join our team at Folkestone Primary in our after school Twilight Club. Wrap around care is an essential part of our school day. We need a candidate who is creative, dedicated, patient and caring who can offer exciting and purposeful activities for enabling children of all ages to experience a wide range of educational opportunities.

Part of Turner Schools; Folkestone Academy (Primary Phase) is a forward thinking school that recognises and develops children's personal strengths and talents. Our children are well behaved, enthusiastic learners and our staff are welcoming, hard-working and supportive.

The successful applicant:

  • Will be committed and enthusiastic
  • Will have experience of working with children of primary school age
  • Be a confident communicator, able to build positive and supportive relationships with children, parents and staff
  • Have experience in planning, organising and delivering a high quality, safe, inclusive and creative experience 
  • Will be able to support the delivery of high-quality extra-curricular activities

If you are a professional, an advocate for the welfare of all children and you have the drive and commitment to change young people's lives, then we welcome your application.

The role will involve working 15:00 – 18:00 Monday to Friday, term time only

If you are interested in joining Team Turner and would like to come and visit our school, please contact the school office on 01303 842400 

Applications will be reviewed as they are received and we reserve the right to recruit and close the advert early if a suitable candidate is found.

 

 

 

Information about the school

Folkestone Primary is a forward-thinking school, committed to enabling children to acquire fundamental literacy and maths skills, while developing individual strengths and talents. We are determined that every child in our school is happy and successful, through providing high standards of academic learning opportunities and pastoral care.

As an inclusive, caring school where every child matters, we recognise that all children have talents and abilities to enjoy, and a part of our role is to help them discover and develop these. We encourage a strong community spirit, where we show consideration for each other, understand differences, and uphold kind, well-mannered behaviour.

The learning community of Folkestone Primary has a vision to ensure our school has an atmosphere of purpose and to be alive with learning. It is a place where the confidence and self-esteem of our children is key, where they are excited by learning and develop an understanding of themselves as learners. We are a caring community with a committed team who role model high expectations of learning and behaviour: children come to our school to be happy and successful.

Folkestone Primary is part of Turner Schools Trust based in Folkestone. We are a two form entry school but have chosen to organise children into smaller classes, recognising the many benefits for both children and members of staff.

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. 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’.

Our schools include: Folkestone Academy; Folkestone Primary; 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. Two references are required prior to commencement of employment. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Caroline Dominguez
  • Address:Primary, Academy Ln, Park Farm Industrial Estate, Folkestone, Kent, CT19 5FP
  • Telephone: 01303 842400
  • Email: fapadmin@turnerschools.com
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.