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Midday Supervisor - Part-time

Tymberwood Academy, Gravesend

  • Ref:KCC886-2029-263S
  • Posted:26/02/2024
  • Pay:£21,293 FTE (pro-rata for part-time)
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:07/03/2024 at 12:00
  • Interviews:12/3/2024


We are looking to appoint a part-time Midday Supervisor (working 7.5 hours per week, 1.5 hours per day) for general catering duties, serving and cleaning of dining areas in the school. 

You need to be committed to providing children with a safe and enjoyable lunchtime period. You will assist with pupils’ table manners and use of cutlery and will also be responsible for coordinating a range of interactive play activities, administering minor first aid and ensuring the welfare and safety of the pupils.

The successful candidate will need to be:

  • Reliable and punctual, always working with a positive attitude
  • Flexible and efficient whilst working as part of a team
  • Friendly and caring
  • Aware of the hygiene standards required in a school lunchtime environment
  • Committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of pupils
  • Bright, lively, and physically fit individual who can take charge of the pupils in the dining hall during lunchtime, ensuring that the pupils are safe
  • Warm in character and fully committed to teamwork, recognising that more can be achieved together than is possible as individuals
  • An individual willing to learn about hygiene in the workplace

Information about the school

Tymberwood Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children; the successful candidate will be subject to the relevant recruitment checks including: an enhanced DBS; Childcare Disqualification (where applicable); qualifications (where applicable); medical fitness; identity and right to work.  All applicants will be required to provide two suitable references.

Tymberwood Academy reserve the right to early closure should the right applicant be found

Tymberwood Academy is an Ofsted rated ‘good’ school as reported in March 2022, please do view our report.


Tymberwood is a wonderfully vibrant and welcoming place where pupils learn and flourish. Pupils are rightly proud to belong to this harmonious community. Everyone looks out for each other. Pupils embody the school’s values of ‘equality, respect, kindness, responsibility and honesty’. OFSTED, March 2022

We are a mainstream primary academy (REAch2) with a Physical Disability Specialist Resource Provision - this means have pupils who are physically disabled that are taught within mainstream classes. Not only are we able to enhance their learning, but they support the inclusive and empathetic atmosphere we have built at Tymberwood.

We joined the REAch2 Academy Trust in February 2014 and enjoy being a part of a supportive and collaborative trust.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01474 338660


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.