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School Escort

(based Dover, Shepway, Ashford, Thanet, Herne Bay areas) Term time only. Hours range from 7.5 per week to 15 per week depending on the area KR2 £7.70-£7.91 per hour (Full time equivalent £14,856 - £15,252)



Escorts will be responsible for ensuring the safety and well-being of pupils during their journey. The successful candidates :

  • Must be able to establish a rapport with pupils and parents

  • Emotionally resilient

  • Possess a good sense of humour, be patient and remain calm in difficult circumstances.

  • A minimum of GCSE grade C in English and Maths or equivalent.

  • Previous experience of escorting children with complex behavioural, social, emotional and mental health difficulties would be an advantage


In return you will receive a competitive salary, superannuation scheme, childcare vouchers, behaviour management and safeguarding training and five weeks paid holiday per year.


The school requires a completed application form – no CV’s accepted. Please download a job description and application form here or alternatively apply online kent-teach


Informal visits to the school prior to the closing date are welcome, please contact Alison Maddison-Roberts to arrange an appointment.


Elms School is committed to safeguarding and promoting child welfare. This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check,     pre-employment medical clearance, satisfactory references and verification of the right to work in the UK.


Once you have filled in the application can you please email it back to office@elms.kent.sch.uk



Closing date: 6th December 2017


Interview date:  11th December 2017: please ensure that you are available on this date before applying.