YEAR SUPPORT OFFICER
KR6 – Term Time Only + 2 Staff Development Days
Current Salary - £19,221.00 pro rata to £16,263.00 pa
This is an exciting time to join The Charles Dickens School as it joins the Barton
Court Academy Trust (BCAT) working in partnership with Barton Court Grammar School
Academy, an outstanding co-educational grammar school in Canterbury. This new venture will
see The Charles Dickens students and staff benefit from outstanding leadership and the sharing
of best practice. The Trust is committed to excellence in professional development.
An experienced Year Support Officer with excellent numeracy/literacy skills is
required to start immediately to provide a complementary service to teaching and pastoral staff.
Candidates should be able to address and support the needs of students throughout the School
enabling them to achieve their full potential by mentoring students to raise expectations and
A knowledge of policies and procedures relating to safeguarding is required along with the
ability to relate well to children and communicate effectively with adults. The ability to work
independently and pro-actively is vital.
Working hours will be 8am-4pm Monday-Thursday and 8am-3.30pm Fridays including
30 minutes unpaid lunch breaks.
Following the current restructure we anticipate the salary for this post increasing to £19,608 fte
pro rata to £16,278.00 pa from 30 April 2017
HOW TO APPLY
Applications for this post should be made online only using the School’s application form. CVs will not be accepted. On the website visit the Information page and click on Recruitment. Please email your application to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you wish to discuss the post or to arrange a visit, please contact Mrs Jeanette Winkworth, Personnel Assistant.
The Charles Dickens School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure application via the Disclosure & Barring Service and check against the ISA Barred list for Children.
Deadline: Tuesday 6 December 2016 at midday
THE CHARLES DICKENS SCHOOL
Broadstairs Road, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 2RL Tel: 01843 862988