Lunchtime Supervisor

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  • Willows Academy
    Grimsby
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  • Required for February 2020
    Application Closes: 24/01/2020
    Interview Date: 05-02-20
    Job Length: Permanent
  • Post Is Part Time
    Weeks of work: 38
    Days of work: 5
    Hours of work: 5
  • Post: Lunchtime Supervisor
    Salary: B 3 - £18,065.00 to B 3 - £18,065.00 Pro-rata
    Responsible to: Associate Executive Principal
About Delta Academies Trust

Purpose of the job:

Willows Academy is looking to appoint an energetic, lively, enthusiastic individual to supervise pupils and lead play activities during the lunchtime period.  The role will involve organising and leading activities that will engage and motivate our children throughout the lunchtime period.  We are looking for somebody who enjoys spending time with children and enjoys sports and the outdoors but who can also set fair rules and firm boundaries in line with Academy Policy.

We look forward to you joining our dedicated and supportive team.

Visits to the academy would be warmly welcomed by appointment. Please contact Emma McNally on 01472 328013 if you would like to arrange a visit.

Responsibilities:

Duties:

  • To support the welfare, health and safety of pupils at designated times.
  • To promote and foster good relationships between pupils.
  • To challenge inappropriate behaviour and to provide pupils with boundaries of acceptable behaviour.
  • To identify any causes of concern displayed by pupils and to report these to the Senior Lunchtime Supervisor or Teacher where appropriate.
  • To arrange for first aid to be administered.
  • To oversee the cleanliness of dining areas e.g. clean up spillages and ensuring earing areas are hygienic.
  • To be aware of and work in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018, including the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) 2018.
  • To understand and comply with the statutory guidance regarding safeguarding of children, ensuring the safeguarding and promotion of children’s welfare at all times, reporting any concerns to the Designated Safeguarding Officer immediately.
  • To comply with the Trust and academy’s policies and procedures at all times.

 

To undertake other reasonable duties (with competence and experience) as requested, in accordance with the changing needs of the organisation. 

The post holder’s duties must be carried out in compliance with the academy’s policies and procedures including Child Protection Procedures and Equal Opportunities Policy, Information Security Policies, Financial Regulations and Standing Orders, the Health and Safety at Work Act (1974) and subsequent health and safety legislation.

This job description may be subject to change, following consultation between the post holder and the Academy.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service certificate and checks of the relevant barred list / prohibition lists.

Experience and Knowledge

Key: A = Application, I = Interview And Assessment, R = Reference, C = Certificate

Essential

  • Willing to adapt to new situations and respond appropriately at short notice
  • Understand the importance of confidentiality
  • Working with children
  • Basic literacy/record keeping skills
  • Ability to relate well to children and adults
  • Ability to lead children
  • Ability to work constructively as part of a team
  • Commitment to self and team development
  • A good sense of humour
  • Able to maintain a safe, calm and happy ethos
  • A commitment to abide by and promote the Academy’s Equal Opportunities, Health and Safety and Child Protection Policies
  • A professional responsibility to promote and safeguard the welfare of children and young people
  • The post holder will require an enhanced DBS

Desirable

  • Appropriate knowledge of first aid
  • Lunchtime duty work