First Aid Officer

Walderslade Girls' School, Chatham, Kent, ME5 0LE

This job expired on 11 February 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    11 February 2022 at 3:00pm

  • Date listed

    28 January 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Annual or full time equivalent (FTE) salary

£17,842 - £19,698

Actual salary

£14,112 - £15,580

First Aid Officer job summary

First Aid Officer

NJC Grade D1 points 1-6 - £17,842 - £19,698 per annum
(pro rata: £14,112 - £15,580 per annum)

Hours: 35 hours per week, term time only
Location: Walderslade Girls’ School, Chatham

We need a compassionate and caring individual
to join us as First Aid Officer

Walderslade Girls’ School require a First Aid Officer who will be responsible for the First Aid Room, providing effective and efficient first aid support to staff, students and visitors.

Care and compassion is a fundamental element of the role, to ensure students and staff feel safe and cared for.

Some of the main duties include:

• To ensure that the First Aid Room is used for first aid/medication administration
purposes only at all times during the day
• To keep student medication under strict control and in a locked cupboard
• To administer medication to students as required.
• To maintain accurate and up to date records of accident reporting / administering
of medication.

Walderslade Girls’ School, is a vibrant and high performing all girls High School with a strong community spirit and an ethos of inclusion, supporting learners of all abilities. You will work alongside a strong and motivated team, who are committed to ensuring that our pupils make outstanding progress.

Walderslade Girls’ School is part of the Skills for Life Trust. The Trust have developed a set of core values for staff which are promoted, encouraged and led by our CEO, Mr Andy Reese. The values help to ensure staff have a healthy work-life balance, are recognised and praised for their work, and are empowered to make decisions.

The successful candidate will have experience of working in an office environment, good ICT skills with the ability to use standard Microsoft Office packages, and a valid First Aid Certificate (or a willingness to undertake training).

We encourage applications from those who may not meet all elements of the person specification, as the Trust are keen advocates of staff training and development.

Amongst the many benefits of working within the Trust you will receive;

• Skills for Life Trust values
• Free Private Healthcare Cover
• Personal development and promotion opportunities across the Trust
• Trust wide focus on staff wellbeing
• A supportive environment
• Secure car parking
• Access to the National College*

*The National College provides engaging CPD in a high quality video format on the latest practice, policy and research, working with some of the leading experts in education.

Please check out this video for more information about Walderslade Girls’ School

If you would like an informal discussion about the role, please call the HR Department
On 01634 861596 ext: 337 or email HR@sflt.org.uk who can arrange this for you.

The Skills for Life Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS Check) and the receipt of two satisfactory references.

Closing Date: 11 February 2022

This job post has expired.

Supporting documents

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

About Walderslade Girls' School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
851 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact email

Walderslade Girls’ School, a medium sized, friendly and family oriented all-girls High School located in the Medway town of Chatham.

Arranging a visit to Walderslade Girls' School

Please Contact HR on 01634 861596 Ext: 337

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