After School Club Assistant
Stoneydown Park Primary School
Pretoria Avenue, E17 6JY
Contract Type: Permanent
Start Date: January 2020
Actual Salary - £4,723-£4,808
Are you looking for an opportunity to work in a great school?
Stoneydown is an inclusive community school that has been judged by OFSTED as a good school with ‘exceptional care, guidance and support’. We are expanding to become a 3-form entry school by 2020.
We are seeking to appoint an active and lively After School Club Assistant to support our successful club for children from our school. As the school is expanding, the demand for places is expected to increase and so we are looking to appoint someone who can help facilitate and support fun and educational activities in a safe environment for children aged from 4 through to 11. We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated person to join our team of dedicated and fully trained workers who will give you appropriate support and you will receive training as required.
Experience of working in an After School or Breakfast Club environment would be favourable, but is not essential. The club operates from 3:30pm to 6:00pm requiring someone to work Mondays: 3.30-5.30pm and Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays: 3:30-6.00pm (subject to change).
Stoneydown Park Primary is a popular, oversubscribed community school in Walthamstow with good attainment, progress and behaviour. We have a friendly, inclusive ethos and a commitment to achieving the best possible outcomes for each child.
We highly value creativity and learning from the environment, making regular use of our adjoining park, school garden and Walthamstow Marshes.
We have a committed and stable staff, who are very willing to help each other, share good practice and work together as part of a team, making Stoneydown a positive school to work in for staff and children. Stoneydown is a positive school to work in for staff and children.
Applicants will have an excellent understanding of the welfare, social and play needs of children and be able to communicate well with children, managers and other staff.
The person we appoint will:
- Be enthusiastic, flexible and committed
- Be creative and use initiative
- Be a reflective learner
In return, we can offer:
- A welcoming school
- Enthusiastic children
- A strong senior and curriculum leadership team
- A supportive working environment
The school adjoins an attractive park and is two minutes’ walk from bus routes and Blackhorse Road station. Walthamstow High Street and market is five minutes’ walk away.
Visits to the school are strongly encouraged and can be arranged through the school office.
The selection process will include an interview.
We promote equality of opportunity and equal treatment for all.
Stoneydown Park Primary School as an aware employer is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people as its number one priority.
Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We comply with the Department for Education ‘Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education Settings 2007’ guidance and all potential employees will undergo vigorous vetting checks to ensure their suitability including an enhanced DBS check.
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; the successful applicant will be expected to undertake a satisfactory disclosure.
References will be requested for those short-listed prior to interview.
For further details regarding this vacancy, please visit the school website: http://www.stoneydownpark.org.uk
or contact the Office Manager, Tracey Palmer on: 0208 520 7026 or 020 8521 3839 for further information.
All completed application forms to be returned to
Stoneydown Park Primary