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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    15 July 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    21 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Other support roles

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time, term time: Part-time 5 hours per week (12:15 – 13:15 Monday – Friday) Term-time only (without INSET Days) Permanent

Contract type


Actual salary

£2,616 Per year

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Part-time 5 hours per week (12:15 – 13:15 Monday – Friday)
  • Term-time only (without INSET Days)
  • Permanent
  • September start

Are you looking for a fresh start in the new academic year? Are you ready to bring your zest for life to the playground and dining hall? Our fantastic school is on the hunt for a dynamic Lunchtime Assistant to kick off the new academic year with a splash of energy and fun starting this September.

Are you:

  • enthusiastic and highly motivated?
  • suitably qualified/experienced in working with children in school?
  • committed to the Inclusion of all children and their families?

Then we would like to invite you to join our squad of lunchtime legends for a power hour of fun Monday to Friday.

Your Mission:

  • Heroically supervise our wonderful pupils as they eat and play.
  • Set up our dining areas like a pro.
  • Keep things spick-and-span after the lunchtime shenanigans.
  • Support safe and joyous play for children of all ages.

If you’re ready to make lunchtime the highlight of everyone’s day, we want YOU on our team. Don your best smile, grab your running shoes and let’s make lunchtime a blast!

What the school offers its staff

To find out more please visit our website https://www.coleyprimary.reading.sch.uk/job-opportunities/

Please return your completed applications to Miss Goldring, our School Business Manager (ideally via email) bursar@coleyprimary.reading.sch.uk.

Closing date: Monday Monday 15th July 2024

Interview Date/s: Monday 22nd July 2024

Please do not send a CV as, for the purposes of Equal Opportunities, we can only accept Reading Borough Council application forms.

This School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

An Enhanced DBS check will be sought from all successful candidates.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Coley Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
254 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

Coley Primary is a friendly, multicultural, one form entry town center school in Reading.

Arranging a visit to Coley Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email bursar@coleyprimary.reading.sch.uk.

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