Lunchtime Controller Vacancy

Kennet Valley Primary School
School name

Kennet Valley Primary School

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Job Title Lunchtime Controller Vacancy
Job Type

Admin & Other

Start Date



Part Time

Start - End Time 12.05-13.05



1,872 - 1,930

Closing date for applications


Contact for further information school office:

We have a vacancy for a lunchtime controller for 1 hour each day, 5 days a week (5 hours per week term time contract) between 12.05 and 1.05pm.

Your tasks will include:

helping children, for example with cutting up food

encouraging good table manners

maintaining order and good behaviour

supervising children in the playground or in the hall or classroom in wet weather

intervene with any dangerous behaviour

deal with any quarrels

comfort children who are upset

deal with minor injuries such as cuts, grazes and bruises

organize, facilitate and play inclusive games

your job will involve a lot of standing and walking, both inside the school and outdoors in the playground, often in cold weather

To be a lunchtime controller you should:

enjoy working with children and be able to control and supervise them

be patient and be able to stay calm in an emergency

have good communication skills

have a reasonable levels of fitness

be able to work as part of a team

basic first aid would be beneficial or a willingness to undertake this training

closing date: Monday 10th December and interviews: Wednesday 12th of December



Our School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks.

We are committed to securing genuine equality of opportunity in all aspects of our activities as an employer and education provider.

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