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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    14 June 2024 at 3pm

  • Date listed

    6 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Catering, cleaning and site management

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time: Monday to Friday, 12.00 noon - 1.15 pm (6.25 hours per week)

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 year initially

Pay scale

Band B, Scale Point 3

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint a reliable and enthusiastic School Meals Supervisory Assistant (SMSA), who will supervise our children over their lunch breaks and play time.

This will involve supervising pupils in the dinner hall, as well as other indoor and outdoor areas including supervising pupils’ behaviour and leading playground games.

The successful applicant will enjoy working with children, and will use their initiative and creativity to promote imaginative games and use of playground equipment, modelling and encouraging ways of playing that will motivate pupils to develop their own play skills and games challenges.

You will demonstrate consistently high expectations of behaviour, and will work closely with a team of colleagues to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our children.

What the school offers its staff

What we offer:

  • Local Government Pension Scheme.
  • Access to workplace and wellbeing support services.
  • Being part of a family of schools within a values-based Trust.
  • A comprehensive induction and support programme.
  • Recognition of the importance of work life balance. Your emotional well-being is important to us. We strive to balance life and work. We endeavour to create the best possible environment in which you can grow and enjoy a genuinely fulfilling professional life.
  • A passionate commitment to your continuing professional development with learning routes to match your interests and ambitions.
  • Opportunity to work in partnership with colleagues across the Trust.

Further details about the role

Closing date: Friday 14th June 2024

Provisional Interview date: Tuesday 18th June 2024

How do I apply?Please complete our online application form by clicking on the link:

Application Form – SMSA.

Please note all information needs to be completed on our online application form as we will not accept a CV.

The School is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful candidates will have to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Check (DBS).

All references will be taken prior to the interview.

This post involves working with children and therefore if successful you will be required to apply for a disclosure of criminal records check at an enhanced level. Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at:www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check.

Our Recruitment Privacy Notice can be viewed:here.

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 Anston Park Infant School

School type
Academy, ages 5 to 7
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
157 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 7
Phone number
01909 550011

White Woods Primary Academy Trust was established in September 2013 by three self-converting primary schools and has grown rapidly over the past six years. There are now 14 schools in our Trust, all within the borough of Rotherham.

Anston Park Infant School is an excellent school. It is a place where children achieve well both academically and personally.

Arranging a visit to Anston Park Infant School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email enquiries@api.wwpat.org.

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