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Midday Meals Supervisor - Term Time

Newington Community Primary School and Nursery, Ramsgate

  • Ref:KCC886-3918-68S
  • Posted:27/06/2022
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:11/07/2022 at 19:00
  • Interviews:Thursday 14th July 22


Are you a driven, passionate team player, looking for a term time position as a lunchtime supervisor? Then we need you to join our committed team! Due to the retirement of a member of staff, Newington Community Primary School are looking to appoint the right person to work alongside our existing lunchtime team. The position is an immediate start, for 1.5-2hrs per day, depending on candidate’s availability.

Applicants must have a desire to be an effective member of a team, a passion for helping children and a willingness to learn themselves. Whilst experience is not a necessity, a genuine interest in children is - you need to like children, to want the very best for them and be prepared to put their needs first. Children will be at the heart of your work; you must be able to demonstrate that you understand the importance of educating the whole child within a creative and innovative school setting.

You will be responsible for the safety and well-being of the children over the lunch time period, both on the playground and in the dining hall, maintaining their safety within the guidelines and policies of the school. You will also be required to set up and clean the dining hall before and after service.

Please note that this role will include periods of working outside, all year round.

We are looking for a candidate who:

  • Has the desire to be an effective member of a team .
  • Ideally, has previous experience working within a Primary School setting or with primary aged children.
  • Has a positive attitude and is passionate about helping children to develop, thrive and flourish?
  • Is well organised, reliable and a flexible team member.
  • Good interpersonal skills enabling effective communication with children and colleagues.
  • Is self-motivated and able to show initiative in inspiring learners.
  • Has high expectations of pupils and an understanding of how to help children to develop.
  • Is committed to ongoing professional development.

We can offer you:

  • Children who are respectful, warm and want to learn.
  • A truly supportive team of staff at Newington.
  • Support and guidance from our excellent leadership team.
  • A well- resourced and innovative school.
  • Ongoing training to support own professional development.

The position will commence with an immediate start, where possible on a temporary contract in the first instance. Interviews will take place week beginning 24th January 2022.

Closing date: 13/01/2022

Position to start: Immediate

Hours: 7.5 hours per week, term time only

Pay Scale KR3

Newington Community Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Appointment to the position will be subject to successful references and a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. The position would be offered on a temporary contract initially.

Information about the school

Newington Community Primary School and Nursery is a large primary school which is situated on the outskirts of Ramsgate. We are 3-form entry, however every year group is split into four classes, to ensure a lower adult to child ratio.

We have a committed and enthusiastic staff who are determined to enable every child to achieve their potential. Our children are at the heart of everything we do. OFSTED visited us in April 2017 and agreed with our judgement that we do an outstanding job for the children in our care!

Have a look at our Facebook page for a real flavour of what is happening in our school.

At Newington Community Primary School, we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and expect staff and visitors to share this commitment.

This post is subject to satisfactory references, DBS clearance and proof of the right to work in the UK.

Job Contact Information

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).