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Lunchtime Supervisor - Part-time

Hartley Primary Academy, Longfield

  • Ref:KCC886-2511-127S
  • Posted:16/09/2022
  • Pay:Actual salary £2,179 - £3,269 per annum
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:05/10/2022 at 10:00
  • Interviews:TBC


About the role: Hartley Primary Academy currently has a fantastic opportunity to appoint two Lunchtime Supervisors who will join us as soon as possible. The successful candidates will work with our children from Reception through to Year 6. As the roles are part-time during term time, it is ideal for those of you seeking work opportunities during school hours. We are seeking committed and motivated individuals to be part of our friendly, welcoming team. To be suitable in this role, we are looking for someone with empathy, energy - and enthusiasm!

Responsibilities of the Lunchtime Supervisor Team include;

  • Putting out relevant numbers of tables/chairs and cutlery/beakers in time for mealtime
  • Ensure pupils enter the dining room safely and behave appropriately when queueing for their meal, and to ensure pupils have or are provided with a drink and that a sufficient amount of their meal has been eaten
  • To help with spillages, cutting up food and caring for pupils’ personal needs
  • Ensure plates, etc., are cleared from tables, wiped down and to ensure a clean and tidy environment is maintained
  • Assist in collecting pupils from collection point and escort to hall/classroom or patrol and supervise school areas used by the pupils at mealtimes
  • Offer, where applicable, a first aid service, during the mealtime to deal with any accidents that occur safely and quickly​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Please be aware that we have two opportunities available, therefore, please see a breakdown below:​​​​​​​

  • ​​​​​​​5 hours per week (1 hour per day, 5 days per week) - actual salary £2,179 per annum
  • 7.5 hours per week (1.5 hours per day, 5 days per week) - actual salary £3,269 per annum 

Both roles are based on Term Time only with a full time equivalent salary of £19,247 per annum. Please state on your application your preference of working hours per week. Please be aware that shortlisted candidates will be invited to interview on Friday 7th October.



Information about the school

Hartley Primary Academy is a happy, thriving and “OUTSTANDING” (Ofsted rated) primary school based in Kent. We inspire our children to aim high and succeed, equipping them with the necessary skills and knowledge for the future. We promote understanding, respect and tolerance for each other. Our School vision is for ‘Happy Positive Achievers, creating a better world together’ and we want to be able to provide all the support our children need to achieve this both emotionally and academically. We have an amazing team of teachers and teaching assistants and we have recently been accredited as an IB World School , giving us scope to teach in a creative way. We also have extensive grounds and wooded areas that are used for teaching, with every class having some Outdoor Learning each week.

Our aim is to create a positive, stimulating and happy learning environment with spacious buildings and grounds, enabling children to succeed and realise their full potential. We promote their academic, spiritual, moral, cultural and physical development to prepare them for future opportunities, responsibilities and experiences.

We are committed to providing all children with the same opportunities, regardless of gender, race, creed or culture. We are wholly committed to creating a learning environment which is safe and secure, stimulating and exciting, in order that our children come to school with a feeling of anticipation and enthusiasm.

At Hartley Primary Academy, we aim for those within our school community to be:

  • Happy: we will be safe, inspired and empowered to be the best that we can be.
  • Positive: we will work together collaboratively, supporting each other with well-being, self belief and self motivation.
  • Achievers: we will have high aspirations of everyone and work to achieve our goals.

At Hartley Primary Academy, we strive for all of our community to be:

  • Balanced
  • Caring
  • Communicators
  • Inquirers
  • Reflective
  • Knowledgeable
  • Open-minded
  • Principled
  • Risk-takers
  • Thinkers

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01474 708 072


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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). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.