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Heighington CE Primary School,
Hopelands, Heighington, Newton Aycliffe. DL5 6PH.
Tel 01325 300326
 Head Teacher – Mrs C Stonier

Childcare Assistant 



Salary: Band 1, SCP 3 (£3,304 per annum, pro rata, pay award pending)
Hours: 7.5 hours per week, 7.30am-9am Monday to Friday,
Term time only

Required to start ASAP 

We are currently looking to appoint a Childcare Assistant to help in the delivery of our before and after school club Candles.

Duties are in the hall, the playground and in the classroom.

The successful candidate will:

  • Encourage children to practise safe play.
  • Encourage children to lead healthy lives, promoting healthy eating and exercise.
  • Supervise the children in the playground and encourage group play/games.
  • He or she will be required to contribute to the development of a positive approach to before and after school.  Previous experience of working with children is essential to this post.

The successful candidate will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check.

Applicants are advised that references will be requested on receipt of application and used to aid shortlisting.  Please ensure that your nominated references are aware of your application.

Applications form

Job Specification

Please return all completed application forms to
Mrs J Pearson, School Business Manager at the above address or via email