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Health & First Aid Assistant - Part-time

Brompton Academy (UKAT), Gillingham

  • Ref:MED887-6906-39S
  • Posted:15/10/2021
  • Pay:£13,051 - £14,765 per annum
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:15/11/2021 at 16:00
  • Interviews:tbc


Brompton Academy, part of the University of Kent Academies Trust, is seeking to appoint a Health & First Aid Assistant This role will be based at Brompton Academy, though travel to our sister school, Chatham Grammar may be required on occasion.  This role is 30 hours per week, term time only and is being offered on a permanent basis.    

This role is within a suite of new wellbeing roles that have been offered within the Trust this year and we are very excited to be welcoming committed, pro-active and compassionate colleagues to UKAT.   Our vision for this role is to act as the lead first aider at the academy and attend to all first aid issues promptly and efficiently.  The post holder will also provide administrative and first level support and advice on health matters   

To be successful in this role you will have a professional manner, be well organisedable to work under pressure and to deadlines You will possess well developed administrative skills and will be able to demonstrate your experience through your application.  You may already hold a first aid qualification, but full first aid training will be provided.  You will be confident in communicating with a variety of stakeholders which will include parent/carers, external bodies, colleagues and students.  Your attention to detail will be at an advanced level as you will be responsible for keeping accurate and up-to-date medical records for students and will be dispensing medicines as required. 


Your application should be made after reading the job description and person specification and you will use the application to tell us how your current skills and experience fit the requirements and why you think you would be suited to this role.  

We are keen to attract top talent to our inclusive Trust and therefore we welcome applications from all people across the community spectrum regardless of their race, religion, ethnicity, sexuality, sexual orientation, disability, gender reassignment or age. 

For any queries about the role, please email recruitment@universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk 

For further information or to download our application form, please visit our website: http://www.bromptonacademy.org.uk/  

Deadline for applications:  considered upon receipt  

The University of Kent Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).  

Information about the school

The University of Kent Academies Trust, which we call UKAT is a multi-academy trust with a supportive learning environment, characterised by open management, and in the knowledge that they will enjoy the full support and care of the pragmatic and forward-thinking leadership team. We have a dynamic, innovative team of professional staff who want to make a difference to the lives, aspirations and opportunities of our young people. We would encourage applicants to visit the UKAT website to view the many employee benefits on offer https://www.universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk/careers-with-ukat

Brompton Academy is an extremely popular oversubscribed academy with a current Ofsted rating of Good and a 400+ Adult learner education programme. We have fantastic new buildings, with outstanding facilities, and Apple technologies for all, enabling us to enhance and support cutting edge learning strategies required for continuous improvement. Brompton Academy would encourage applicants to visit for further information http://www.bromptonacademy.org.uk/

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).