Our current vacancies are listed below.  


To apply for any of our vacancies, you will need to complete our application form, which can be downloaded here:  GWPS Application Form.  If you require a hard copy, then please call Sarah Mark, HR Officer on 01268 743445 or email


Please also see the attached Privacy Notice and our Recruitment and Selection Policy Statement GWPS Privacy Notice Job Applicants. Recruitment and Selection Policy Statement


Please note that we may close vacancies earlier than the closing date if sufficient applications to shortlist are received, therefore we advise applicants to return their completed application forms early. 


Grove Wood Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The appointment will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check, medical check and satisfactory references.



VACANCY – Midday Assistant

We currently have a vacancy for a Midday Assistant, supervising the children both in the dinner halls and outside during the lunch period. The rate of pay is £9.43 per hour. The hours are 6 per week (Monday to Friday -12.00pm to 1.00pm or 12.15pm to 1.15pm).


We are also looking to appoint casual Midday Assistants to work “as and when” required.

MDA Job Description

MDA Key Information sheet.

MDA Person Specification.








Grove Wood Primary School

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With any urgent queries please contact our office at:

01268 743445