“We grow people”
“An outstanding school”
(3 successive inspections – Ofsted July 2010, October 2012 and September 2017)
We are looking for experienced people to work on a casual basis in the role of Supply Farm Assistant
To provide support to the school on an adhoc basis by maintaining responsibility for the welfare of the farm animals in the absence of the school employed Farm Manager and Farm Assistant.
Postholders will require appropriate experience and it would be desirable if they held a relevant agricultural / animal management qualification.
Flexibility will be key, as contact at short notice will sometimes be necessary.
Abbey Court caters for pupils aged 3-19 with Severe Learning Difficulties, and is currently located on 2 Strood sites; Cliffe Road (Nursery & Primary) and Rede Court Road (Secondary & Further Education). The farm is situated at the primary site in Cliffe Road.
Comprehensive training will be provided.
Visits to the farm will be welcome.
This School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of appointment for post is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service certificate.
Closing Date: 31st August 2020
Please submit your application as soon as possible as we may close the advert early if we get sufficient applications.