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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    28 May 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    15 May 2024

Job details

Job role

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Working pattern

Part time: 7.5 hours per week, Monday - Friday 11.45am - 1.15pm

Contract type

Permanent

Actual salary

GLF Associate 1 FTE £21,474. Actual Salary, £3,848

What skills and experience we're looking for

Kilnwood Vale Nursery are looking for a Lunchtime Assistant to work in our across out Early Years, KS1 and KS2 provision over the busy lunchtime period.

Your opportunity

An exciting, part time, opportunity has arisen for an Lunchtime Assistant to join our team. You will provide valuable support, encouraging children to eat and enjoy their lunch, whilst helping oversee children in the play areas. We are looking for a pro-active individual to work collaboratively and flexibly within our team, build good working relationships with both children and adults and demonstrate a respectful and caring attitude towards all our children. You will play a key role in the academic emotional development and attainment of some of our youngest enthusiastic children.

What we're looking for

  • a proven ability to work on their own initiative
  • a keen eye for detail
  • good communication skills and the ability to relate positively to children and adults
  • an alignment to a can-do culture.
  • a commitment to the happiness well-being, self-esteem and progress of everyone at the school.

What the school offers its staff

About Kilnwood Primary School and Nursery

Our Nursery opened in September 2019, following increasing demand from existing parents and our local community and offers funded places to children from the age of 2 years old. Our Nursery is open term time, and the Nursery start and finish times support the school day as many of our parents have siblings in both nursery and the main school. We provide a safe and secure setting in which children have access to a vibrant and stimulating indoor and outdoor area. We encourage children to develop their skills and independence through play-based learning. Our primary school opened its doors to reception children for the first time in September 2019. Each year the school will increase its age range, adding an additional year group until it is an all through primary school in 2026. We are proud of our school and the amazing facilities, inside and outside the classroom that will allow us to deliver our exciting and enriching curriculum.

We are happy to be a Free School within GLF Schools Multi Academy Trust, which sees us benefit from sharing outstanding resources, facilities and support from local primary and secondary schools since October 2010. We also believe in working closely with the local community to ensure school is a place where 'children grow, learn and flourish'

Our School sits within a newly established cluster of Primary schools, overseen by a Regional Director. This is an exciting opportunity to work collaboratively with colleagues across this cluster, to share expertise and experience, ensuring all children in our schools receive an excellent education and reach their potential. It also provides opportunities for career progression across the cluster and gives you the chance to further your professional development.

Join the GLF Schools Community

As a part of GLF Schools, you will join a community of staff dedicated to transforming education. With regular progression discussions, there will be a wealth of opportunities for you to grow your career, whether in one of our 42 academies or in our central team.

  • Celebrating 10 years as a growing Multi Academy Trust with over 2,000 colleagues and over 16,000 pupils
  • Founded upon the values of Respect, Inclusivity, Integrity and Kindness
  • 42 primary and secondary schools across 7 Local Authority areas across the south of England
  • We work as a community whilst ensuring each school maintains its own unique identity
  • Committed to ensuring all children and young people receive the best possible education

GLF Schools Employment Offer

  • GLF Schools has a generous employment offer, which allows all our colleagues to Grow, Learn and Flourish
  • Access to our highly competitive Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Flexible working options
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Work life and family friendly policies
  • Employee wellbeing initiatives
  • Career pathways and talent management
  • Access to a staff benefits portal
  • Community and collaboration working model

The Details:

Hours:7.5hours per week, Monday - Friday 11.45am - 1.15pm ,

Term Time: 39 weeks per year (including INSET days).

Salary:GLF Associate 1 FTE £21,474. Actual Salary, £3,848

Start Date:ASAP

Applications Close: 03 May 2024

Interviews: TBA

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
medical
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Kilnwood Vale Primary School

School type
Free School, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
188 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number
01403288263

School location

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