Wrap Around Care Assistant (Maternity Cover)

Term time only SCP 1 9.25 p/h

15 hours per week over 5 days 3pm – 6pm

Temporary contract

Job Description



We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and hard-working Wrap Around Care Assistant at Cutnall Green Primary School, the school is part of The Rivers C of E Academy Trust family of schools.

Your responsibilities will include: 

To actively participate in the operational delivery of good quality play and care provision for children aged 3-11 years

To support the Wrap Around Team in the direct planning and implementation of the daily activities of the club to ensure the children’s needs are met and when required, supervise the safe escorting of children to ensure their wellbeing at all times. 

To work with the Manager to ensure high levels of food hygiene are maintained at all times in along with extreme high standards of cleanliness and awareness of allergens.

To ensure the Wrap Around Care space is set up as necessary adhering to Health and Safety guidelines

To work with staff to maintain the Club to an agreed standard of cleanliness and hygiene and to advise the Head of School of any concerns e.g. regarding children, parents or the safety of equipment, preserving confidentiality as necessary.

To build links and work in partnership with parents, carers and professionals to promote the wellbeing of the children. 

To ensure that all relevant registers and records are maintained and attend staff meetings and training sessions as required. 

To ensure all safeguarding concerns are logged and appropriately dealt with according to the schools Safeguarding Policy. 

 To undertake other duties and responsibilities of an equivalent nature as determined by the Head of School. 



The School reserves the right to alter the content of this Job Description, after consultation, to reflect changes to the job or services provided, without altering the general character or level of responsibility. 


The duties described in this Job Description must be carried out in a manner which promotes equality of opportunity, dignity and due respect for all employees and service users and is consistent with the School’s Equal Opportunities Policy and Code of Conduct



Person specification




Skills and Knowledge

  • Reliable, trustworthy and good timekeeping
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Enthusiasm and a positive outlook
  • Ability to understand and carry out verbal and written instructions
  • Ability to work flexibly as the need arises
  • Basic understanding of food hygiene 
  • Work as a team member


Qualifications and Experience

  • Experience of working with children
  • Good understanding of safe and creative play 
  • Commitment to achieving high standards
  • Good personal organisation
  • Tidy and clean appearance
  • Calm under pressure
  • A sense of humour



The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure DBS check.  Experience for this role is desirable but not essential as training and support can be given.

If you think this would suit you, we would love to hear from you, please contact the school office for an application form.


Please note if you have not been contacted by Friday 11th December you had not been successfully shortlisted on this occasion

Closing date -  Wednesday 9th December 2020

Interview Date – ASAP

Start Date – Monday 2nd January 2021