New Directions education are working exclusively work Brookdale Primary School in Greasy, Wirral to help them recruit for a Midday Supervisor. The position has an immediate start and will finish in July 2020.
The successful candidates will be required to
work five days setting up and clearing down the lunch tables and supervising
the welfare of children during the lunch period in the dining room, around
school and the school playground.
An ability to work flexibly across all key
stages is essential as is the ability to become a member of a supportive and
Hours to be worked are from 12.15pm to 1.15
pm (5 hours per week, 38 weeks)
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This post is subject to Enhanced DBS check.
School Lunchtime Supervisors are responsible for the safety of school children during lunchtime breaks.
Roles and responsibilities of a Midday Supervisor
The duties of a Midday Supervisor include supervising pupils in the dining area, playground and other school premises. They must also ensure pupils do not leave the school or go into areas that are out of bounds.
Midday Supervisor tasks will include:
Supervising pupils at mealtimes – encouraging children to eat healthily, helping infants to open packaging or cut up food, and providing some social and educational training, such as good table manners
Cleaning up spillages and possibly helping catering staff to clean tables and clear the dining area
Overseeing children in the playground or during wet play and monitoring the safety and suitability of activities
Supervising children using toilet facilities, checking they wash and dry their hands
Caring for the personal cleanliness of children
Maintaining order, cautioning children who misbehave and reporting unresolved problems to the Duty Teacher or Head Teacher
Making sure children who are ill or injured receive appropriate medical attention and reporting any serious accidents.
Skills and experience required to be a Midday Supervisor
To be a Midday Supervisors, you should be:
Able to deal with any quarrels or fights
Comforting around upset children
Able to remain calm and deal with any emergencies
Vigilant at all times
What New Directions Education offers:
A dedicated and expert Account Manager
Regular and varied supply work
Competitive rates of pay
Potential long-term teaching roles
Full compliance with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR)
A network of branches across the UK
Preferred supplier to more than 20 boroughs across the UK
Respected reputation across the education and recruitment industry