19 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    ASAP

  • Closing date

    28 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    23 January 2023

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£18,516 to £18,887

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for an engaging and motivatedMidday Meals Supervisorto join our supportive and collaborative team. You will lead a proactive and friendly team of Midday Assistants initiating positive play, creating a purposeful and inclusive learning environment and ensuring the safety and wellbeing of children is maintained at all times. Using a calm and caring approach you will demonstrate fantastic meal time manners, encourage healthy eating and be ready to help with balancing those peas or that overflowing cup of water! This is a crucial role in ensuring our children enjoy safe, sociable and happy lunchtimes and are ready to learn when they return to their classrooms.

It’s not necessarily your experience that we’re most interested in, it’s your passion and commitment to our mission, ensuring every child, whatever their background, receives a high quality education.

About TKAT

The Kemnal Academies Trust (TKAT) is one of the largest Multi-Academy Trusts in the South & East of England with 45 Primary and Secondary Academies in the TKAT Family. Our ultimate aim is to ensure we drive educational standards through the provision of outstanding teaching, leadership and learning for all. Within the #oneTKATfamily, the shared and common purpose is to work together as a community of schools to ensure that every child, whatever their background, receives a high quality education. We place a high value on collaboration; ‘achieving more together’, giving staff the opportunity to come together and learn, ensuring a shared sense of purpose across our network and by sharing expertise across the TKAT family.

About Heybridge Primary School

Heybridge Primary School currently has 405 pupils ranging from 4 – 11 years. We have a bright modern building, which is well equipped and is set within unusually generous grounds with playing fields and gardens.

What the school offers its staff

We are looking for someone who is:

  • A great communicator who develops positive relationships with young children

  • Enthusiastic and committed to working as part of a team

  • Passionate, resourceful and creative about children learning through play and physical activities

  • Able to organise and solutions driven

  • Able to promote the inclusion and acceptance of all pupils

  • Committed to achieving high standards of service and hygiene

Investing in our employees wellbeing and career development is a priority for us, we can offer you:

  • Excellent ongoing CPD, career development and vast promotion opportunities across the trust

  • A comprehensive and supportive induction programme

  • Friendly and supportive environment, where everyone is committed to a work life

balance

  • The opportunity to be part of exciting development and innovative change

  • Access to trust resources and materials to help plan and deliver great lessons

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • TKAT Widerwallet discount program with a wealth of discounts

  • Free eye tests

  • Employee Assistance Programme - free & confidential advice on a variety of subjects ranging from physical and mental health to financial help

Further details about the role

To discover what makes Heybridge so incredible, please arrange a visit by contacting the school office on 01621 854082 or emailadmin@heybridge-tkat.org

We have a flexible approach to interviews and can offer a range of dates and times to suit your personal circumstances.

We reserve the right to close the vacancy early should we receive a significant number of applications.

TKAT is committed to inclusion, diversity and equality of opportunity by encouraging and welcoming differences, listening to individual experiences, aspirations and accomplishments and learning how to grow better together. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of any protected characteristic. We have a whole school approach to flexible working to promote a positive work life balance.

Access to interview

Should you be selected and invited to interview please let us know if you require us to adapt the interview environment. If we can accommodate practical workplace adjustments to assist, we will.


Commitment to safeguarding

TKAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment will be subject to the full safer recruitment process, including an enhanced disclosure and barring service check.

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About Heybridge Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
427 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11

School location

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