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Staff Vacancies

Please see our 'Work for Us' page for why you should join our team!

Our current vacancies are listed below - click on 'Read More' for further details and complete an application form (CV's alone are not acceptable).  

We are excited to offer a £1,000 'golden hello' for certain permanent posts (prorated for part-time)*

If you have any recruitment questions, or require the application form in an alternative format, please contact our HR team vacancies@valence.kent.sch.uk or call 01959 567841.

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  • Special School Nurse - Band 5

    Published 26/01/23, by Human Resources

    SPECIAL SCHOOL NURSE

    Salary equivalent to NHS Band 5

    Term Time only (39 working weeks plus 6.4 weeks paid holiday)

    Part or Full-time : 24 to 40 hours per week

    Benefits include a generous pension & life cover, retail discounts, training opportunities, well-being sessions, free on site parking.

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  • Catering Assistant

    Published 18/01/23, by Human Resources

    CATERING ASSISTANT

    Part Time - 25 hours per week- Term Time

    Monday to Friday - 9.30am to 2.30pm for 39 working weeks and 6.4 weeks’ paid holiday

    £10 per hour - £11,357 actual annual gross p.a. 

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  • Grounds Maintenance Assistant

    Published 16/01/23, by Human Resources

    GROUNDS MAINTENANCE ASSISTANT

    40 hours per week - All Year Round

    08.00-16.30 (flexibility around hours required)

    £23,148 actual gross p.a. (£12.00 per hour)

    Benefits include a generous pension scheme & life cover, retail discounts, training opportunities, well-being sessions and free on-site parking

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  • Assistant Site Manager

    Published 13/01/23, by Human Resources

    ASSISTANT SITE MANAGER

    40 hours per week - All Year Round

    Set shift rota between 7.00am and 7.00pm, including up to 10 weekend days per year

    £33,333 actual gross p.a.

    Benefits include a generous pension scheme & life cover, retail discounts, training opportunities, well-being sessions and free on-site parking

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  • Student Support Assistant 1:1

    Published 30/11/22, by Human Resources

    1:1 STUDENT SUPPORT ASSISTANT

    Full Time : School Term Time only : Permanent

    37.5 hours per week : Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm

    with the option for 40 hours per week with one late to 7.00pm to support the student with after-school clubs and/or in the residential setting.

    £10.75ph : £18,310 - £19.531 p.a. for 39 working weeks and 6.4 weeks’ paid holiday plus a 'golden hello' payment of £1,000*

    Benefits include a generous pension scheme & life cover, retail discounts, training opportunities, well-being sessions, subsidised meals, free on site parking...

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  • Therapy Assistant and Therapy Assistant 1:1

    Published 14/11/22, by Human Resources

    THERAPY ASSISTANT ONE-TO-ONE

    Full Time - School Term Time only - Permanent

    37.5 hours per week - Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm

    with an option for 40 hours per week including one late to 7.00pm for after-school club

    £11.15 per hour - £18,991 to 20,257 actual salary per annum for 39 working weeks and 6.4 weeks’ paid holiday

    PLUS a 'golden hello' payment of £1,000*

    Benefits include a generous pension scheme & life cover, retail discounts, training opportunities, well-being sessions, on site parking

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Therapy Assistant post at Valence School.   This is a new post that has been created to form part of a small team of staff working with one of our students providing care and therapeutic interventions. You will be based in the student’s classroom and will be supported by therapists from Occupational and Physiotherapy and also Speech and Language therapy.

    This post would suit anyone who may be interested in a future career in Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy or Speech and Language therapy.

    THERAPY ASSISTANT

    From 37 up to 42.5 hours per week - School Term Time only - Permanent

    £11.15 per hour - £18,739 to £21,524 actual salary per annum

    Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 4.30pm - Friday 8.30am to 4.00pm

    39 working weeks - 6.4 weeks’ paid holiday

    PLUS a 'golden hello' payment of £1,000*

    Benefits include a generous pension scheme & life cover, retail discounts, training opportunities, well-being sessions, on site parking

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  • Waking Night SSA

    Published 01/11/22, by Human Resources

    WAKING NIGHT STUDENT SUPPORT ASSISTANT

    7.30pm to 7.30am per shift including breaks

    £5,615 p.a. per night shift term time only (£10.75ph) PLUS unsocial hours allowance (up to £1,124 p.a.) PLUS a 'golden hello' payment of £1,000*

    Term Time Only (39 working weeks plus 6.4 weeks’ paid holiday)

    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights available

    Benefits include a generous pension scheme & life cover, retail discounts, training opportunities, well-being sessions, free on site parking...

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  • Trainee Teacher - P.E.

    Published 14/10/22, by Human Resources

    TRAINEE TEACHER for P.E.

    Full Time - 1.0 FTE - 1 academic year

    Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) accredited by Canterbury Christ Church University

    Would you like to become an excellent teacher?

    Valence School has a vacancy for School Direct placements starting September 2023 for P.E. 

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  • Keyworker Residential

    Published 21/09/22, by Human Resources

    KEYWORKER (Children’s Residential)

    Full Time - School Term Time Only - Permanent

    £24,130-£24,898 p.a. for 42.5 hours per week

    for 39 working weeks and 6.4 weeks paid holiday

    PLUS a 'golden hello' payment of £1,000*

    Set shifts between 7am and 10pm

    plus 8 x 12hr weekend shifts per year

    Benefits include generous pension & life cover, retail discounts, subsidised meals, training opportunities, well-being sessions, free on site parking

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  • Student Support Assistant

    Published 25/07/22, by Human Resources

    STUDENT SUPPORT ASSISTANT

    TERM TIME OPPORTUNITIES: PART TIME & FULL TIME AVAILABLE from 16 to 40 hours per week with a RANGE OF SET SHIFTS.

    £10.75 per hour for 39 working weeks plus 6.4 weeks paid holiday plus a 'golden hello' payment of £1,000*

    Flexibility to suit you!  Hours are worked on same shifts each week: early (7am to 2pm), day (8.30am to 4.30pm) or late (12.30pm to 10pm) or a combination of these.

    Benefits include a generous pension scheme & life cover, retail discounts, training opportunities, well-being sessions, subsidised meals, free on site parking....

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  • Health Care Assistant 1:1

    Published 21/07/22, by Human Resources

    HEALTH CARE ASSISTANT 1:1

    Part Time - Term Time Only

    35 hours per week - 8.45am to 4.15pm

    £18,282 gross p.a. - £11.50 per hour

    PLUS a 'golden hello' payment of £1,000*

    (39 working weeks and 6.4 weeks paid holiday)

    Generous pension, retail discounts, well-being sessions, free on site parking

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  • Bank Student Support Assistant

    Published 01/07/22, by Human Resources

    BANK STUDENT SUPPORT ASSISTANT

    Flexibility to work when you have availability. 

    You do not need to commit to a specific number of hours but you will be required to work on a regular basis where possible (minimum of 2 shifts per month).

    £10.75 per hour PLUS holiday pay : morning, day, evening or night shifts available

    Benefits include:

    • Paid training
    • Up to 6.4 weeks holiday pay pro-rated
    • Opportunity to join the pension scheme
    • Free onsite parking
    • Retail discount programme
    • Subsidised meals when on shift
    • Wellbeing opportunities
    • Free DBS Check and Update Service Subscription
    Read More

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