Job details

Job Salary
Grade 1 £22,366 pro rata
Arbourthorne Community Primary School
Job Reference
Hours per week
10 hours per week over 39 weeks per year
Contract Type
Closing date

The Governors are seeking to appoint a permanent Lunchtime Supervisor, working 2 hours each day between 11:30am to 1:30pm, totalling 10 hours per week. The post is term time only.

We are looking for fun, responsible and caring adults who have the health, safety, and welfare of the children in mind whilst they work alongside our brilliant cohort of pupils.

The successful applicants should be able to relate well to children aged 4 -11 who have a range and breadth of needs, abilities and experiences. Successful applicants will have experience/enjoyment of playing games and sports, and chatting and developing positive and friendly relationships with children.  
Team Arbourthorne - ‘A place of joy, inclusivity and learning’

At Arbourthorne Community Primary School, we follow and hold dear our 8 Core Values: We are thoughtful, We are determined, We have self-belief, We are respectful, We are a team, We have a voice, We aim high, We care. 
We welcome applicants for whom these same values are important. We are seeking applicants that can model these values and praise children who follow them. 
The successful candidates will:- 
•    Have friendly communication skills 
•    Have excellent time keeping 
•    Be organised, patient, calm, reliable and flexible 
•    Have an interest in developing enjoyable and productive play experiences 
•    Be able to support and participate with pupils and coaching staff in the organisation of various games and activities
•    Encourage and support children as they eat their lunches 
•    Enjoy working within a team of very positive, kind and motivated staff 
•    Be committed to inclusion and equal opportunities for all 
•    Be able to maintain confidentiality
•    Have a ‘positive can-do attitude’

Please complete the Sheffield City Council Support Staff Application Form in word, or request one from the school. Please return your completed application form to the school by email to, or by post to Arbourthorne Community Primary School, Eastern Avenue, Sheffield S2 2GQ

Interviews will be held: TBC

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment.  All successful candidates will be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

We value our diverse workforce and aim to work together to make the most of our differences. We welcome applications from everyone.  Under the Disability Confident Scheme, disabled applicants, who meet the essential criteria of this job, are guaranteed an interview.

In addition, as part of the shortlisting process we will carry out an online search as part of our due diligence on the shortlisted candidates.

The Council is not responsible or accepts liability to the reader, for information included in this job advert. If you have any queries or concerns, please speak to the school.