Lunchtime Playworker

Start date:                    As soon as possible

Salary:                         Grade B £8.55 - £8.68 per hour (term time only)

Hours of work:            5 hours per week (Monday – Friday 12pm-1pm) 39 weeks per year

Location:                     St Michael’s CE Primary School, The Causeway, Larkhill, SP4 8FB

Contract Term:            Permanent

About the role

To supervise and assist children during lunchtime, inside the school and in the playground, to ensure a safe and positive learning environment is maintained and that all children behave in an appropriate manner

The person we are looking for should:

  • be able to communicate clearly, understand and follow instructions;

  • have previous experience of undertaking general cleaning duties;

  • have the ability to communicate with a wide range of people;

  • be able to talk to children and adults in a clear and calm manner;

  • be able to work as part of a group and on own initiative;

  • encourage high standards of pupil behaviour at all times;

  • be able to initiate games and activities appropriate to the age of the children;

  • inspire trust and confidence in children;

  • have the ability to empathise with the needs of children. 

We want our pupils to go out from our school and shine brightly, stand out in their communities and succeed in a rapidly changing world.  If you think that you are the person for this role, we would be delighted to hear from you, so please get in touch. 

How to apply for this post

Job Description

Application Form

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Please complete the application form and the recruitment monitoring form that accompany this vacancy.  Our preferred method of application submission is via email  Please upload your application form and personal statement ensuring that the file name contains your forename and surname.

Please note that you should receive confirmation of your application within 3 working days.

We look forward to receiving your application should you be interested in applying for this post. If you have not heard from us by the interview date, you may assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion. 

Closing date for applications:  When the right candidate has been found

St Michael’s Primary School  is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed.