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St John the Evangelist CE Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post involves the type of work with children and young people, that requires applicants to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post. All cases are considered confidentially and according to the nature of the role and information disclosed.


All completed application form should be returned in paper to the school office of by email to:

Full Time Sports Coach for September 2023

Are you passionate about sport?

Do you want to make a difference to children’s physical and mental health?

Are you looking to work in a forward thinking and supportive school? If so, we are the school for you.

We are looking for a full time sports coach to join our staff team from September 2023.

Pay Range:

Unqualified Teacher Pay Scale: £19,340 to £30,172. Starting salary dependent on qualifications and experience.

Job Description

Person Specification

Application Form

Applicants should refer to the job description and person specification when writing their personal statement within the application form.


Application Procedure
Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged. To arrange a visit telephone the school office on 01993 843124.

The job description and person specification can be found on the school website:

It can also be obtained by emailing the school at All applications should be returned to this email address.

Closing Date: Friday 12th May 2023 12.00noon

Interviews: Week commencing 15th/22nd May 2023

Before and After-school Club Playleader

We are looking to appoint a Playleader who be responsible for the day-to-day organisation, planning and operation of the clubs, providing high quality play opportunities and care for children in an inclusive environment, and in accordance with our school’s ethos and procedures.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a small team with the responsibility of looking after the welfare of our pupils and supervising a small team of staff.

We run both a before and after school care clubs term time only:

Before school: Wakey Wakey Breakfast Club runs from 07.45am to 08.55am for children who attend St John’s. Staffing consists of the Playleader and a Playworker.

After school: Beach Club runs from 3.15pm to 5.15pm for children who attend St John’s. Staffing consists of the Playleader and a 2 x Playworkers.

The Playleader’s working hours are 7.30am to 9.00am Monday to Friday for Breakfast Club and 3.00pm to 5.30pm for After-school Club. In addition, half a day a week is paid for playleader admin undertaken in school..

Salary details: Grade 6 SCP 08 to SCP13 (dependent on experience and qualifications)


Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. Please contact the school’s office, to arrange a date and time.

All applications should be returned to:

Job description and Person Specification

Application Form

All completed applications should be returned to