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Midday Meals Supervisor - Term Time

St Ethelbert's Catholic Primary School, Ramsgate

  • Ref:KCC886-3722-69S
  • Posted:16/09/2023
  • Pay:KR3 pro rata
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:16/10/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Would you like to work in a small, family feel school?

Do you have the passion, determination, creativity and commitment to join a fantastic team and help drive our good school towards outstanding?

If yes, then we would like to offer you the opportunity to work with us here at St Ethelbert's Catholic Primary School and Nursery, at this exciting time on our journey.

We are seeking to appoint a midday meals supervisor to supervise children during the mealtime period to minimise any disruption, ensure their wellbeing, and maintain their safety. To supervise pupils during lunch time play to ensure safety and appropriate behaviour.

The successful candidate will:

  • be an exceptional role model; passionate in developing high standards for all children;
  • have ambition, enthusiasm, resilience and the ability to inspire and motivate others;
  • work as part of a team and be committed to ensuring high expectations for pupils, staff and themselves;
  • take a full and active role in all aspects of school life and passionately promote a clear child-centred vision;

In return, we offer:

  • a beautiful Catholic primary school in a picturesque seaside setting;
  • a strong, positive and caring Catholic ethos;
  • fantastic children with enormous potential;
  • a sense of community through our close partnerships with our families, parishes and the wider community;
  • a personalised programme of professional development and coaching for all staff;
  • a strong commitment to staff well-being;
  • Inspiration and full support to develop your career;

We welcome Catholic and Non-Catholic applicants. Non-Catholic’s must be able to support the Catholic life and ethos of the school and have good numeracy and literacy skills.

Applicants must believe in and model our motto and values which is 'High Expectations for all, in the Light of Christ' - THOUGHTFULNESS, INCLUSION and KNOWLEDGE

This role is required for 1 hour per day. (12.00-13.00pm  Monday to Friday). 

Pay Scale Kent Range 3

This post is subject to a 6-month probation period.

We encourage potential applicants to visit or arrange a discussion with the head teacher before applying. Please contact the school office to do this.

Application forms, and further details, including a job description and person specification for the role may be obtained below.

The closing date for applications is Monday 2nd October 2023 at 12pm

Interviews will be held on Thursday 5th October 2023

Please send completed applications forms directly to jane.vernon@stethelbertsschool.co.uk (School Manager/PA)

St. Ethelbert’s Catholic Primary School and Nursery is committed to recruiting with care in order to safeguard the welfare of pupils. We expect all staff and volunteers to share that commitment. All posts are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure application to the Disclosure and Barring service and check against the ISA Barred List for Children, plus verification of right to work in the UK.

As part of the recruitment process, all shortlisted applicants will have an online search carried out as started in Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023

Please find attached St Ethelbert’s Child Protection Policy 2023 and KCSIE 2023.

Information about the school

St Ethelbert’s Catholic Primary School is a one form entry school set in the heart of the Georgian town of Ramsgate, Kent, just a short walk from the beaches overlooking the English Channel. The school had its last Ofsted Inspection in June 2019 and is rated Good. It had a denominational inspection in May 2023 and is rated Outstanding. Our staff and governors are hard-working, caring, supportive and friendly and the children are very well behaved. With our church being on the school site we are building strong links with our local community. Our school motto is ‘High Expectations for all, in the Light of Christ’. Children are encouraged to fulfil their potential through a curriculum that meets the needs of all pupils, develops independence and enquiry-based learning skills and offers appropriate challenges so that they achieve the highest possible standards in all areas of their lives. Our school values are THOUGHTFULNESS; KNOWLEDGE; INCLUSION.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01843) 570689


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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 Education.