Lunchtime Playworker, West Sussex

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

Forge Wood Primary SchoolWest Sussex

Date posted:
Start date: 1st September 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Please see advert
Contract term: Permanent

An exciting opportunity to join our dynamic team in our brand new school

Forge Wood Primary School opened in September 2016 and moved to a brand new, purpose built school in  September 2017.

We are looking to add to our dynamic team as our school grows and develops. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of this new chapter.

The successful candidate will support the supervision of children in the dining area and play areas to ensure the orderly conduct, welfare and safety of children during school lunch breaks.

The successful candidate will need to be able 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.

Working hours: 7.5 per week, 39 weeks a year. 

Pro Rata Salary: £2,904- £2,929. 

This is based on a FTE salary range of £16,353 - £16,496 

We can offer: 

• Friendly and supportive staff team 

• The opportunity to grow and develop within a growing and expanding school 

• Good on the job training opportunities 

• The opportunity to support children in accessing an engaging curriculum 

• Enhance maternity & sickness entitlement 

• Recognition of previous school continuous service 

The ideal candidate will be able to: 

• Ensure children remain within permitted areas of the school during the lunch break and to intevene in any situation where the safety of a child may be at risk 

• To supervise the movement of children between classrooms, play and dining areas from the stsrt of lunchbreak until classes re-commence, and to ensure orderly conduct in the dining area 

• To initiate and encourage positive play

• Organise play activities that are age appropriate

GLF Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

As a Trust, we are happy to talk flexible working. 

We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy at any time ahead of the closing date if there is a good level of response. Therefore, we recommend you submit your application as early as possible. Please be advised that references may be requested on receipt of your application. Please state if you wish this to be delayed until shortlisting/interviews have taken place.

More about Forge Wood Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Somerley Drive, Crawley, Sussex, RH10 3NP, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1293 850651
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