Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Part time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 29/03/2019 15:30
£18065 pro rata
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Our Lady & St Joseph Brooms RCVA Primary School
Closing date:
29 Mar
Further Information

Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant
Permanent / 6.25 hours per week

The Governing Body wish to appoint a Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant to supervise primary pupils over the midday break period.

We require a committed and dedicated person to join our staff

Job Purposes
To be responsible for the care and supervision of children before and after meals, covering the full interval between the close of the session preceding the meal and the re-opening of the sessions after the meal, in accordance with the Council’s policies and procedures.

Main Duties
• Supervise the washing of hands of pupils
• Supervise entry/exit into/from the dining hall by the pupils
• Assist pupils during meal service
• Ensure pupils maintain high standards of behaviour, reporting any cases of misbehaviour, especially bullying, as appropriate
• Clear up all spillages during mealtimes promptly
• Assist in wiping up tables, chairs when necessary at end of the meal
• Supervision of children in designated areas ensuring good conduct in behaviour in accordance with the schools behaviour policy
• Initiate games and activities where appropriate, whilst maintaining broad supervision
• Supervise children in classrooms during inclement weather
• Engage pupils in safe, enjoyable and creative activities
• Maintain accurate and relevant incident/accident records
• To attend any training courses relevant to the post, ensuring continuing personal and professional development
• Role requires working with a team
• Ability to present oneself as a role model to pupils in speech, dress, behaviour and attitude
• Provide pastoral care and support to sick and injured children taking appropriate action as necessary ensuring school staff are fully informed of incidents and accidents
The post holder may undertake any other duties that are commensurate with the post.

This position is paid whole time with retainer adjustments applied to periods of school closure. You will not be required to work during the school closure periods however your salary in these periods will be adjusted accordingly in line with the retainer regulations as specified in the National Joint Council (NJC) Green Book agreement.

The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure. Durham County Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Applicants with disabilities will be invited for interview if the essential job criteria is met.

Application forms are available from the school website or the school office by contacting 01207 503979

Closing Date: Friday 29 March 2019 at 3.30pm
Interviews to be arranged.

Our Lady & St Joseph Brooms RCVA Primary School
St Ives Road
Co Durham

Please note
This job is closed for applications.