Athelstan Community Primary School

To Be The Best That We Can Be




Thankyou for your interest in Athelstan School. There is currently a vacancy for a lunch time supervisor.



                               Midday Supervisor


Grade B SCP 2 Term Time only

Established Post

MSA Post 5 hours per week £12 per hour

Required from June 2024  


Athelstan School is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated Midday Supervisor. The successful applicant will be required to support pupils in the lunch hall during the lunchtime period.

Day to day responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Assisting with the putting up and putting away of the tables and chairs required for lunchtime
  •  Supporting children in eating their meals
  •  Having an awareness of allergen related policies and procedures at school
  •  Supervising the children during lunchtime
  •  Ensuring the children are behaving appropriately to keep themselves and others safe

Our ideal candidate would:

  • Ensure all children are safe, happy and well behaved during their lunchtime
  • Have experience of working in a primary school environment (but this is not essential)
  • Be committed to providing the best experience for children
  • Have good verbal communication skills: be able to communicate effectively and clearly with staff and children of all ages and abilities 

In return we will provide you with:

  • A happy and supportive working environment
  • Full training to be able to fulfil your role and responsibilities
  •  A school community who are proud and positive
  •  The support of an experienced and successful team
  • The opportunity to make an impact on young children’s lives

Closing Date May 13th


Athelstan CP School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An on-line DBS check is required for this post. (CRB). This post is subject to enhanced DBS, suitable references and medical clearance.

Application details: Application packs can be downloaded from the school website under Vacancies, collected from the school office or one may be requested via email  CVs will not be accepted for any post based in school. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. We welcome applicants from all sections of the community, we appoint on merit. Two Ticks Disability.

We will also carry out an online search about you for information that is publicly available online. This will include social media accounts you may hold. This will only be carried out on shortlisted candidates and before interview. This processing of data will be conducted under the legal basis of Article 6(e) public task in line with the guidance laid out in para 221 of keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSIE) 2022. Any data collected during this search will be retained in line with our retention schedule which is available on request