Whiteley Primary School

Midday Supervisor Vacancy

We are looking for a lunchtime supervisor to work with our existing team to support pupils in the enjoyment of their lunchtime. Ideally, we are looking for candidates who can work all 5 days per week, but will also accept applications from those who are interested in a job share position for 2/3/4 days per week.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have an understanding and awareness of child behaviour.
  • Have high expectations of children’s behaviour.
  • Be proactive and promote ‘positive play’.
  • Actively engage with children to ensure playtimes are enjoyable.
  • Be able to work well with others, under guidance, and show own initiative.
  • Be a good communicator, great team player and have a good sense of humour.
  • Have an understanding of confidentiality and safeguarding procedures.

Duties will include:

  • Assisting pupils with food consumption – i.e. opening cartons, cutting food for the children.
  • Encouraging healthy eating.
  • Ensuring ill or injured children receive appropriate medical attention.
  • Promotion of ‘positive play’.
  • Supervision of pupils to ensure their safety.
  • Building positive relationships with the children.

We can offer:

  • Motivated, happy and well-behaved pupils.
  • A highly supportive and dedicated team.
  • A well resourced playground.
  • Training in-house


Application Procedure

Visits to the school are welcomed, and an application pack can be arranged through the school office on 01489 881601 or via email to adminoffice@whiteley.hants.sch.uk

Interviews will be arranged on receipt of application forms.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 13th December at 12.00