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Are you looking for local part-time work in a beautiful rural setting?


Position: Maternity cover for wrap around provision / play worker – 2 roles: Breakfast  & Afterschool Provision

Grade: Both positions : Grade 4 Point 4

Hours:  After School Provision: 13.75 hours per week  - Monday –Friday  3.15pm to 6pm, term time only

              Breakfast Club Provision:  6.25 hours per week - Monday – Friday 7.30am – 8.45am, term time only

Contract details:  Positions can be taken together or separately, both are Maternity Cover, up to 12 months. 

Closing date:  Friday 1st July 2022

Interview date: Tuesday 5th July 2022 AM

Start date: Friday 2nd September 2022

We are looking for maternity cover for our breakfast and afterschool provision  (possibility of further positions within the school after maternity cover, if available).  

 St Christopher’s provides a quality breakfast provision from 7.30am to 8.45am and afterschool provision from 3.15pm – 6pm each school day (term-time only). This is a unique chance to join a friendly team embarking on an exciting journey to provide a fun and engaging place for children.

The role ensures that children are safe, behave well and that play is orderly and fun for the children.  The club staff prepare a breakfast and tea and serve this to children, promoting good manners and ensure that plates, cutlery and cups are cleared. They will support resourcing the club, including liaising with the play leader to order food, and ensuring that there is a wide variety of activities for children to enjoy.

The staff will ensure that all children are accounted for and keep a register. They will plan a wide range of activities both indoors and outdoors so that all age ranges can enjoy an enriched and high-quality play and extra-curricular experience.

The successful candidate will bring enthusiasm and energy to help develop the breakfast / afterschool club in an informal and enjoyable environment. Qualities required:

  • Be able to model and encourage play, remaining calm at all times and most importantly to enjoy working with children
  • Ensure that equipment is used safely
  • Be organised and work proactively with initiative
  • A good role model
  • Be adaptable, friendly and approachable
  • Previous play-worker experience would be an advantage


*Free breakfast / afterschool provision if your children attend St Christopher’s


To apply for this post please either:

Go to the ODST website - at  and click on ‘view current vacancies’ and then ‘search’ to find this vacancy.


Download an application form below and email it to


If you have any queries or require further information, please email


St Christopher’s CE Primary School and the Oxford Diocesan Schools Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post involves the type of work with children and young people that requires applicants to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post. All safer recruitment checks are considered confidentially and according to the nature of the role and information disclosed.  

St Christopher CE School - Foundation Governor Vacancy

Do you want to make a difference in your community and contribute to the vision we have for our schools? Can you bring skills and knowledge gained in business, work, volunteering or family life to support our school and to give children a great start in life? 

St Christophers School in Langford has a vacancy for a Foundation Governor. Being a Member of a Local Governing Body (LGB) means playing a part in making important decisions that have a huge impact on the lives of young people, and every LGB Member has a role to play in helping them get the best possible education. A Foundation Governor represents the church and helps to enhance and embed the christian ethos through the school.

If you would like to find out more or would be interested in applying for the Foundation Governor role, please contact the Chair of Governors ( If you would like to visit the school prior to applying please contact Mrs Rachel Veeder, Headteacher (