This job expired on 3 December 2021 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    4 January 2022

  • Application deadline

    3 December 2021 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    16 November 2021

Job details

Job role
Education support
Key stages
Early years, KS1, KS2
Working pattern
Will consider part time, job share
10.5 hours per week term time only (including Inset Days) Mon, Thurs & Friday 8.00-9.00am & 3.30-5.30pm
Contract type
£19,312-£19,698(pro rata)

Job summary

We are looking for a Play worker to:

• Assist in the day to day organisation of the before and after school club

• Organise a range of leisure activities for children aged 4-9

• Assist in providing a caring, secure environment through individual attention and group activities

You will need to possess excellent communication skills, at all levels, be enthusiastic, motivated, hardworking, caring and approachable along with the ability to support children, of all abilities, through inclusive practice.

St Leonard’s is a thriving Church of England, Voluntary Aided lower school in a beautiful woodland setting just outside of Leighton Buzzard. We have a friendly team of staff who are dedicated to providing outstanding teaching and learning within a nurturing Christian environment that brings out the best in our children. Applicants are expected to support the Christian ethos of the school.

We can offer you the opportunity to work in a welcoming and supportive environment with dedicated staff and enthusiastic and friendly children.

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 5 to 9
Education phase
School size
111 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 9
Contact phone number
01525 237253

About St Leonards, Heath and Reach, VA Lower School

St Leonard’s is a community VA (Voluntary Aided) Church school and has strong links with both the Church and the village. There are 110 children aged from 4 – 9 years in the school and they are distributed between five classes.

The school is a very successful one with both 2011 Ofsted and 2017 Church Inspections judging us to be ‘an outstanding school’, one which is ‘very welcoming and ensures outstanding care, guidance and support for its pupils.’

We place a strong emphasis on the personal development of all our pupils and the care and guidance given by staff is outstanding, with Christian values underpinning all we do. All applicants will be expected to be committed to this ethos and also be able to show initiative and be genuinely committed to working with or alongside children.

Arranging a visit to St Leonards, Heath and Reach, VA Lower School

Candidates are welcome to come for a tour of the school prior to application.

Please phone or email the school office for an appointment.

School location

Thrift Road, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, LU7 0AX

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