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Midday Supervisor - Part-time

St Katherine's School & Nursery, Snodland

  • Ref:KCC886-2118-324S
  • Posted:19/04/2024
  • Pay:KR3 (£23,337fte) Actual £4,000 per annum
  • Start Date:Term 5/6
  • App Close Date:07/05/2024 at 09:00
  • Interviews:To be advised


St Katherine’s School & Nursery is a thriving primary school which has been recently graded good with many outstanding features by Ofsted.

St Katherine's School & Nursery is a vibrant and thriving school who have over the past few years gone from strength to strength. We are part of the Coppice Primary Partnership Trust, a small primary trust, focused on individuality and an ethic of excellence. This allows staff increased professional development opportunities, collaboration working beyond our school and increased career opportunities.

We are seeking to appoint a capable, friendly, enthusiastic person to support our children during their midday break. 

The successful candidate will be part of a team working to support and ensure the safety and welfare of our children, supervising both in the dining and outside areas. We are looking for someone who displays a positive and caring attitude, able to promote the ethos of St. Katherine's School & Nursery and have high expectations of pupil behaviour.  Knowledge of first aid would be an advantage in dealing with minor injuries such as cuts, bruises and bumped heads. 

This is a permanent position, term time only. Working hours Monday to Friday, 11:40 am until 1:10 pm, a total of 7.5 hours per week.

The successful candidate will need to be flexible in their attitude and working in that the duties could apply to all areas of the school, including our Nursery.

 Are you:

  • Able to work under direction and guidance of a line manager?
  • Able to work as part of a team?
  • Flexible and caring?
  • Good communicator?
  • Able to support class and individual needs?

The benefits of joining Coppice Primary Partnership:

  • Excellent professional development
  • The support of committed, enthusiastic and dedicated colleagues
  • A supportive and challenging environment
  • Pupils who are eager to learn and a credit to the school
  • Supportive parents
  • Access to private healthcare, including 24 hour GP access
  • A family first approach – cover to ensure that you don’t miss important family events
  • Free access to wraparound care for primary aged children attending trust schools when staff are required to work. This includes access to the holiday play scheme.
  • The holiday play scheme is also open and free to staff who have children who attend other schools when staff are required to work.
  • All staff have access to Kent Rewards, a site offering cash back, discounts and vouchers for a range of popular high street stores
  • Throughout the year, school and trust wide social events will be available. These will all be optional, but we believe in developing relationships and social events can certainly help! Events will be informal affairs, usually in informal settings and are open to all staff
  • A large, modern and well-resourced primary school, set in excellent school grounds, where opportunities for high quality outdoor learning are facilitated
  • An opportunity to share a real, relevant and engaging curriculum.

Please contact Nicola Rodmell on 01634 240061 for more details or to arrange for a visit to the school.

Closing date for application is Tuesday 7 May 2024. Interview date to be confirmed.

Please note, we review applications on a rolling-basis and will therefore close the advert early if we find the right candidate, we look forward to receiving your application.  


Information about the school

St Katherine's School & Nursery is part of a friendly community, situated in Snodland. Together with Loose Primary School and Coxheath Primary School, it is a member of the Coppice Primary Partnership which is providing many exciting career opportunities for staff to explore.

We have very high expectations for pupil outcomes and support staff with many professional development opportunities to help secure the very best provision for every child. We are committed to working collaboratively with other schools and a Leadership Pathways programme exists for all members of staff with career development opportunities to explore.

We have highly motivated and well behaved children and supportive parents.

Staff work together across the school and trust, offering mutual support and exchange of ideas. An effective induction process exists for new staff to ensure that they are well supported throughout their transition to St Katherine's School and beyond.

We value sporting activities highly and have extensive grounds and our own indoor swimming pool. The children swim all year round, taught by qualified swimming coaches and leave the school able to swim well.

The school is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all children; and expects our staff and volunteers to share this commitment, all staff are subject to an enhanced DBS check by the Disclosure and Barring Service along with other relevant employment checks.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs N Rodmell
  • Address:St Katherine's School & Nursery, St Katherine's Lane, Snodland, Kent, ME6 5EJ
  • Telephone: 01634 240061
  • Email: nrodmell@st-katherines.kent.sch.uk


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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 Education.