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Midday Meals Supervisor - Part-time

Herne Church of England (Aided) Junior School, Herne

  • Ref:KCC886-3338-72S
  • Posted:05/10/2021
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:01/11/2021
  • App Close Date:19/10/2021 at 09:00
  • Interviews:21/10/2021

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We are looking for a caring, enthusiastic person who is looking for an opportunity to bring your experience to an outstanding School  We currently have a vacancy for a Midday Meals Supervisor. 7 1/2 hours/ week TTO (12 noon - 1.30 p.m.)

You will be required to help set up the dining hall, this will include some heavy lifting, and supervise pupils during the mealtime period both indoors and out, minimising disruption, ensuring their wellbeing and maintaining their safety within school guidelines and policies.

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 to ensure they have a calm and happy lunch time.  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.

The ideal candidate will

  • Be able to use initiative to deal with any issues that arise and adapt to situations accordingly
  • A high level of motivation, enthusiasm and a positive attitude
  • Good interpersonal skills enabling effective communication with children and colleagues
  • An awareness of how to ensure the safeguarding of our children
  • A current First Aid certificate or the willingness to train
  • A capacity to show initiative when encouraging children to engage in play activities
  • Be willing to offer new ideas and accept change as and when the need arises

 

 

Information about the school

Herne CE Junior School is an outstanding, well-respected and oversubscribed school in the village of Herne. Our Ofsted inspection highlighted that, ‘teachers have embraced the support provided by leaders to improve their performance’. Our parents recognise our Christian distinctiveness and state, ‘The school offers a homely environment for our children to learn’. This is supported by our SIAM’s inspection where we were also graded as outstanding.

We are a large 3 form entry junior school, which benefits from extensive playing fields and beautiful surroundings. Most of our children join us from our local infant school. Our children are happy, keen and talented, not just academically, but musically and through sports.

We would encourage you to read our current Ofsted report in full (found on our website) and come and visit to discuss joining us on our journey.

SAFEGUARDING STATEMENT - Herne takes its primary duty and commitment to protect children very seriously. We use our recruitment and employment selection process to deter abusers and people with undesirable attitudes towards children. We have procedures and policies in place to ensure the security and protection of children in our care.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mr Malcolm Saunders
  • Address:Herne CE (Aided) Junior School, School Lane, Herne, Kent, CT6 7AL
  • Telephone: 01227 374069
  • Email: office@herne-junior.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01227 741415

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).