Vacancy Reference


Closing Date
9 September, 2022 12 noon


Interview Date


Start Date
September 2022


Vacancy Details


Vacancy Ref: STMSA

September 2022 start

Permanent Contract

MAC Band B, £18,516 – £19,264 per annum pro rata

Actual salary £3,213.91 – £3,343.74

7.5 hours per week, term time only

St Mary’s Catholic Primary Academy is looking to appoint a Midday Supervisor who is able to relate well to children and support their needs during lunchtime. 

The role is part-time, term time only, to be made permanent following a successful six-month probation period. The hours of work are Monday to Friday, 11.45am – 1.15pm, (7.5 hours per week)

Duties include:

  • Ensure that pupils wash their hands before they eat;
  • Escort pupils to and from the dining area, as necessary;
  • Ensure that pupils having a school lunch are in the dining room at the correct time;
  • Help younger pupils at the servery counter with the proper use of cutlery, and help them cut up their food when necessary;
  • Assist pupils with the return of the used plates, trays, cutlery and beakers, and with the cleaning of tables when lunch is finished;
  • Supervise pupils eating food bought from home, and ensure that all packed-lunch equipment is cleared away after use;
  • Report to the Senior Midday Supervisor any child whose diet may give rise for concern;
  • Take charge of groups of children in the playground or classroom, depending on the weather;
  • Devise and initiate constructive play opportunities for children;
  • Ensure that children remain within a safe environment, and that they play safely;
  • Set suitable behaviour standards in line with school policy;
  • Help children acquire social skills;
  • Attend to minor accidents sustained during the midday break, and seek appropriate assistance if necessary;
  • Attend to any pupil who becomes ill during the midday break, and again seek appropriate assistance;
  • Report to the Senior Midday Supervisor any acts that constitute serious infringements of school rules;
  • Liaise effectively and professionally with staff, teachers and parents, as required;
  • Attend training, as required.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. Please contact the office to make an appointment.

Application forms can be accessed via our website or please call (01902) 558569. Completed applications can be returned via email to [email protected] 

We reserve the right to close this vacancy sooner should the right applicant apply.

Closing Date 9th September 2022 at 12 noon 

Interviews TBC

(Please note only completed CES forms will be accepted).

St Francis and St Clare Catholic Multi Academy Company is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff to share this commitment.  All appointments will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) clearance.


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Completed applications can be returned by post or via email to [email protected]