Welfare Assistant
  • Employer: Godwin Junior School
  • Reference: Pri/21/159524
  • Published: Wed 21/07/2021, 14:49 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 20/08/2021, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Term Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week
  • Salary: Salary dependent upon experience: Scale 2 – 3 From £17,955.36
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Godwin Junior School, Newham

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Welfare Assistant



We are looking to appoint a member of staff to join our team and contribute to the well-being of our pupils and the smooth-running of the school.

We invite applications from committed individuals who:

  • Enjoy caring for and working with children
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Possess the ability to work flexibly as part of a team and on their own initiative
  • Have an up-to-date first aid certificate
  • Have the capacity to undertake additional training related to meeting children’s welfare needs

Godwin Junior School is a successful, school in Forest Gate, Newham.  We serve a vibrant and diverse community, where excellent relationships promote an inclusive, warm and secure environment where children feel safe and valued.

Central to the ethos and vision of our school is the belief that every child can achieve well and that it is our purpose to ‘prepare our children for lifelong success’. We are committed to developing the whole child - not just achieving strong academic results, but also helping our children to explore and develop their artistic, drama, musical, debating and sporting talents. Our UNICEF Rights Respecting Schools status demonstrates our commitment to global citizenship in the school’s ethos, curriculum and after-school clubs.

The school is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any employment is confirmed. The post is subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.


Deadline for applications is midday Friday 20th August.

Shortlisting Monday 23rd August.

Interviews w/c 23rd August.

Start date Wednesday 1st September or as soon after this date as possible.

How to Apply

Please apply online. For technical difficulties, please contact the Support Team 020 7427 8250. For further information about the role, please contact the school directly.

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