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Key Worker
  • Employer: Parkwood Hall Co-operative Academy
  • Reference: PARK/21/141616
  • Published: Sat 23/01/2021, 19:30 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 07/02/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Evenings, Nights, Part Time, Term Time
  • Hours: 16 hours per week
  • Salary: £0 - £14,999
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Kent, Parkwood Hall Co-operative Academy

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Key Worker

KEY WORKER Part Time - Permanent

Actual Salary: Scale 5 - 6 Point 12-22, £8,630.51 - £10,525.18

Including Outer London Fringe of £243.55

16hrs per week, 39 weeks per year.

Start date; Summer Term 2021


Parkwood Hall is a residential and day school for pupils aged 8-19 years with moderate to severe learning difficulties and other complex needs including autism and language difficulties. We are passionate about creating a culture of wellbeing where all staff and pupils are valued and supported so that we can all ‘grow, learn and flourish.’


A Key Worker is required to join the residential education staff group. This is an important role in the residential provision, supporting the waking day educational environment for students.  This includes extending their curriculum skills, social skills, life and independent skills and personal development. You will be a personal tutor to students, contributing to annual reviews and end of year reports.  You will be involved in rota duties such as sleeping in.

Applicants will be expected to hold a relevant qualification at NVQ level 3 or be prepared to work towards acquiring one. The hours for this permanent post are 16hrs per week in early mornings, afternoons, and evening shifts during Monday to Friday.

Applications and information can be found at under the ‘work for us’ tab and must be returned electronically to

Please note that CV’s alone cannot be accepted All posts are subject to references, enhanced clearance from the DBS and a 6 month probation period.   

Parkwood Hall Co-operative Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment”.
We welcome applicants from underrepresented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.


This position is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and DBS is required.

Closing date:            Midnight Sunday 7 February 2021                                       
Visit to School:         Not available at this time due to COVID-19
Interview date:
       Thursday 25th February 2021