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Senior Midday Supervisor

Vacancy Summary
Mead Primary School
Grade 3 Point 16-20
Mead Primary School
Working Pattern:
Part Time/Term Time
15 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
29/10/2018 at 12:00 PM
Vacancy Description

Mead Primary School

The Learning Federation

Amersham Road, Romford, Essex RM3 9JD

Telephone: 01708 343616

E-mail: mail@mead.havering.sch.uk


Senior Midday Supervisor

Grade: Grade 3, Points 16-20

Actual Salary: £6,950 - £7,474 per annum

Hours: 15 hours per week x 38 weeks per year


We are looking to appoint a hardworking and reliable Senior Midday Supervisor to manage our team of midday assistants and support and supervise children at lunchtime in the dining hall and in the playgrounds; to encourage good manners, appropriate behaviour and social interaction skills. The work will involve:

  • Managing the team of Midday Supervisors and ensuring adequate daily cover for pupil lunchtime periods
  • Supporting the Midday team with resolving issues and ensuring excellent safeguarding practice at all times
  • The transition of pupils from class to the dining hall and the school playground and back to class at the end of lunchtime
  • The supervision and support of pupils whilst they eat
  • The promotion and supervision of positive and active play and pupil relationships
  • Health, safety, security and basic first aid (after relevant training)
  • Pupil discipline and behaviour management.

We are looking for people who have a good rapport with children and have the ability to think on their feet, able to manage a large team using clear, firm and fair communication.

Previous experience of working with children is essential and previous line management experience will be an advantage.

Applicants should be able to talk about how they demonstrate the following qualities: enthusiasm, an ability to stay calm and patient, ability to manage conflict, understanding of behaviour management. As a member of our team you would use these qualities to make lunchtime a positive and worthwhile experience for all of our pupils.


Please apply online.

Closing date: 29th October 2018 at 12.00

Interview date: Week commencing 5th November 2018


The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this commitment. The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced Criminal Disclosure.

Equal Opportunities
We aim to promote and ensure equality of opportunity and equal treatment for all.

Havering Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and as such expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The protection of our students from abuse is the responsibility of all staff within our school, superseding any other considerations.

Havering Schools comply with the Department for Education ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ (September 2018) guidance and all potential employees will undergo vigorous vetting checks to ensure their suitability.

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; the successful applicant will be expected to undertake a satisfactory disclosure. Having a criminal record will not necessarily debar you from obtaining a position with the Council
How to apply
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