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  • Start date details

    ASAP following clearance

  • Closing date

    16 February 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    19 December 2023

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Full-time equivalent salary

£3,289.00 Annually (Actual) Level 1D

Midday Supervisor job summary

Clipstone Brook Lower has been recognised by Ofsted as ‘GOOD’ and aims to create a truly inclusive teaching and learning environment. A combined effort has been made by everyone at the school to help make it a caring, creative environment where pupils’ needs are catered for in an individualised way.

Hours: 6 hours 15 minutes per week, term-time only, Monday to Friday (1 hour 15 minutes daily ) + five inset days

About this Role

We would love to hear from you if you can:

  • Relate well to children and staff.
  • Be responsible and caring.
  • Be a team player and communicate well with others.
  • Respond calmly yet quickly and assertively to developing situations.
  • Have experience in supervising children.
  • Respect school policies and guidelines.
  • Be organised and able to keep simple records.
  • Be flexible and use their initiative.
  • Have some basic first aid knowledge ( training will be given)

Tasks will include:

  • Supervising pupils at mealtimes - encouraging children to eat healthily, helping younger pupils to open packaging or cut up food, but crucially embedding good table manners and behaviours.
  • Cleaning up spillages and supporting pupils to clear away after eating.
  • Overseeing children in the playground or during wet play and monitoring the safety and suitability of activities. Modeling positive play and encouraging children to participate in activities alongside our play leaders.
  • Supervising children using toilet facilities - issuing passes to older children and accompanying very young pupils to support them in developing good hygiene.
  • Maintaining order and following the school behaviour policy and procedures.
  • Ensure children who are ill or injured receive appropriate medical attention and report any severe accidents, including head injuries.

The school is committed to stringent safeguarding procedures. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced Criminal Record Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and other relevant employment checks, including overseas criminal background checks, where applicable. You will be required to undertake safeguarding training on induction, regularly updated in line with statutory guidance. We will also apply for references before the interview from your current/ most recent employer and carry out an online check before the interview. We are an equal opportunities employer and therefore operate no restrictive policies about age, sex, or creed.

Please note: The advert may be withdrawn early once the position is filled.

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to stringent safeguarding procedures. This position will include full adherence to safer recruitment guidelines. The role will consist of a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check before the commencement of employment. We will also apply for references before the interview from your current/ most recent employer.

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About Clipstone Brook Lower School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 9
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
280 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 9

THIS IS A ‘GOOD’ SCHOOL under the new framework (Ofsted November 2019)

Clipstone Brook Lower School is a forward-thinking, friendly, and supportive place of work based in Leighton Buzzard, set on stunning grounds. We aim to give children the best start in education and strive to achieve academically and personally ambitious outcomes.

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