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Valence School

Care Support Assistants


Part-time : Term Time Only : 1 year fixed term : £10.75 per hour

39 working weeks plus 6.4 weeks paid holiday

Working hours:

25 hours per week : £12,207 gross p.a.

Monday to Friday : 9.45am to 2.45pm


22 hours per week : £10,742 gross p.a.

Monday to Thursday : 4.00pm to 9.30pm

As a Care Support Assistant you will be supporting the care needs of our students with physical disabilities and complex needs.  No experience is necessary as full training will be given, however a genuine desire to support our students with their eating and drinking and personal care is essential.

We offer a supportive, friendly working environment in a country school setting and the chance to make e a real and positive impact on the lives of our students in class or in the residential provision.

Valence School is a KCC Foundation residential and day Special School for children and young people with physical disabilities, complex medical needs and associated learning and communication difficulties.  We are part of the Kent Special Educational Needs Trust.

Please see the application pack to complete the online application form

You are advised to submit your application as soon as possible as applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

If you have any questions please contact the HR team on 01959 567841 : email

Valence School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of every student and we expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  References will be taken up before interview and the successful applicant will require an enhanced DBS check