4 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible (once all pre-employment checks are complete)

  • Closing date

    23 May 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    15 May 2024

Job details

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Working pattern

Part time, term time: 7.5 hours per week, 11.45am - 1.15pm Mon- Fri. 39 weeks per year (term time plus 5 INSET days)

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£22,366 - £22,737

Pay scale

NJC Grade 2, SCP 2-3

What skills and experience we're looking for

Role: Midday Assistant

School: Bushbury Lane Academy, Bushbury Lane, Wolverhampton, WV10 9TR

Salary: NJC Grade 2, SCP 2-3, £22,366 - £22,737 FTE pa (Pro rata to hours & weeks worked) (£11.59 - £11.79 per hour)

Contract: Permanent, 7.5 hours per week, 11.45am to 1.15pm Mon – Fri, 39 weeks per year (term time plus 5 INSET days)

We are looking for a highly motivated, dedicated and enthusiastic Midday Assistant to join our lunchtime staff team. You need to be committed to providing children with a safe and enjoyable lunchtime period. You will assist with pupils’ table manners and use of cutlery and will also be responsible for coordinating a range of interactive play activities, administering minor first aid and ensuring the welfare and safety of the pupils.

As a Midday Supervisor, you will be passionate about ensuring the best outcomes for children and giving them every opportunity to succeed. We give all children the opportunity to challenge themselves through a range of tasks and activities – empowering children to take ownership and responsibility for their own learning.

Candidates should:

  • Have a flexible approach to working and be adaptable

  • Be a hardworking, team player who thrives in working with others

  • Display initiative and ability to work independently and as part of a team

  • Be creative, enthusiastic and dynamic

  • Be reliable with a sense of commitment

  • An individual that is passionate and dedicated to the profession, who puts children’s learning at the heart of what they do

  • Someone who is willing to contribute to an outstanding education for the community that you serve

In turn, we can offer you:

  • Great facilities to create a vibrant, stimulating learning environment for children

  • An opportunity for you to put your mark on a ‘blank canvas’ and contribute to the development of a new school – ‘a once in a career opportunity’

  • A supportive Leadership team who will encourage innovation and initiative

  • A wider network within REAch2 Academy Trust of support, exceptional practice and excellent CPD

What the school offers its staff

School Support Staff Benefits

  • A wide range of professional development opportunities,

  • A competitive salary,

  • Term-time only and flexible working

  • Membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme LGPS,

As part of REAch2 employee benefits we also offer an eye care scheme, access to an Employee Assistance Programme for you and your immediate family and membership of ‘perks at work’ – which includes discounts on holidays, shopping, family days out and much more.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This position is subject to an enhanced DBS Check and satisfactory written references.

Applying for the job

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About Bushbury Lane Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
227 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01902 556486

At our school, we are proud of our students and staff, and the positive atmosphere they create. It’s important to us that we provide academic vigour within a supportive and inviting environment where pupils enjoy learning, feel safe and make a positive contribution. Success is celebrated in the knowledge that this will encourage greater achievement in the future.

Arranging a visit to Bushbury Lane Academy

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