St Bonaventure's Catholic Primary School
Tel 0117 353 2830
Absence Line 0117 353 2831


Any vacancies at the school are advertised on the e-teach website. Please click here for details. 
We are looking for a new Playleader for our After School Club. Please download and complete the form below if you would like to apply.

The job advertisement is as follows:
The Governors of St Bonaventure's School are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic and hardworking Playleader with a passion to drive our school towards excellence and to join our hardworking and supportive St Bon's team.

We require an energetic and driven person as follows:
- 30 hours per week (12.15pm to 6.15pm Monday to Friday) to support high quality lunchtime play and to promote, develop and monitor our operational plan. The applicant will also lead high quality after school care and holiday club provision.

You should have a passion for encouraging development through play and a commitment to making our after school and play scheme provision safe and fun.
You will:
- Promote constructive play
- Run day to day activities including setting up of equipment
- Develop a varied programme of activities for both after school club and play scheme provision
- Ensure all equipment available is usable, fit for purpose and safe
- Promote good behaviour and the social and emotional development of children
- Work in a positive way to ensure children behave well and report any concerns to teaching staff or Child Protection Lead
- Have an ability to work with children one to one or in small groups
- Deal with first aid as necessary
- Have an understanding of Health and Safety issues and be able to risk assess to keep children safe
- Work productively as team leader to make after school club orderly but an enjoyable and sociable time
- Ensure policies are adhered to
- Be a capable leader but also be able to receive instruction and understand the bigger picture
- Be willing to attend training to improve your skills and knowledge

The school is committed to the protection and safety of its pupils and as such the successful applicant will be required to complete an online disclosure application and provide details of any criminal convictions.

Deadline is 29th July 2018 with interviews in the week commencing 6th August 2018.