Midday Meals Supervisor - Part Time
Blackthorns Community Primary Academy

Closing date: 22/05/2022

Job posted date: 13/05/2022

Salary: West Sussex Grade 2 - £18,516 - £18,887

Employment type: Permanent

Hours per week: 7.5

Midday Meals Supervisor (Part Time - Actual Starting Salary - £3,127 per annum)

​​​​​​​Would you like to work with our pupils to ensure that they enjoy their lunchtime break?

Blackthorns Community Primary Academy is looking for a brilliant Midday Meal Supervisor to join our motivated and enthusiastic team. This is a crucial role in ensuring our children have a great lunchtime and are ready to learn when they return to their classrooms.

Duties include assisting the children in the dining hall, supervising, actively engaging with children to encourage play whilst in the playground and ensuring they gain the most from their lunchtime. A willingness to act as a team member, a confident manner and a calm approach is essential.   ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

In return for your skills, knowledge, and experience, we can offer you:

  • Automatic annual pay progression
  • Discounts on retail, travel and many more! Our Cycle 2 Work scheme and charity giving
  • High quality continuous professional development and support for your career progression​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Take a closer look here: https://www.brightonacademiestrust.org.uk/careers-and-training/work-with-us

Our staff work hard to ensure that our school is a very happy, creative, and stimulating environment, where children flourish. Pupil’s love learning through our rich, creative and exciting curriculum, which they are actively involved in planning and adapting, according to their own interests and needs.

Further details are available from office@blackthornsprimaryacademy.org.uk

Application closing date: 22 May 2022

Interview date: By Arrangement

Start date: By Arrangement​​​​​​​​​​​​​

About the University of Brighton Academies Trust

The University of Brighton Academies Trust is the fifth largest multi-academy trust in the south east, with 15 infant, primary and secondary schools all graded by Ofsted as Good or Outstanding. We educate 7,700 children aged 3 months to 16 years and employ 1,200 staff across East and West Sussex.

Excellence, innovation and integrity are the values that guide us.  We work collaboratively to help our pupils and everyone connected with our academies achieve excellence. By working together, sharing insights and best practice our schools support each other to improve.  Read more about our vision and values.

The University of Brighton is our sponsor.  We work closely with the University’s School of Education: in 2019 it was judged as Outstanding by Ofsted for all Initial Teacher Training and was awarded the Student Union’s school of the year.

Benefits we offer

We value our staff, investing in their training and development at all stages of their careers.

We place particular importance on providing opportunities for you to learn and grow, with a package that includes an annual personal development day, job-related apprenticeships to enhance your skillset, open access online training courses, and scholarships run in collaboration with the University of Brighton.  And when the time is right for you to take the next step in your career, we can help you to find the right opportunity in one of our 15 schools.  

The other benefits we offer including our generous public sector pension schemes and family friendly policies are designed to support you with work-life balance, wellbeing and the financial aspects of life.

Work with us - Brighton Academies Trust

About Blackthorns Community Primary Academy

Ofsted grade: Outstanding in all areas (2018)

Blackthorns Community Primary Academy is a school for 4 to 11-year olds in Lindfield, West Sussex. We are an inclusive, nurturing school. We strive to provide creative and inspirational learning experiences. With one class in each year group, our small size allows us to know our pupils as individuals; nurturing their strengths and talents. We also have a special facility for up to 8 children with additional learning needs and speech, language and communication difficulties.

In 2017 we were nationally recognised for exceptional educational outcomes with a School Students and Teachers award. We hold the Arts Council Artsmark Award and Silver School Games award.

We can offer you:

  • a calm, positive and innovative learning environment
  • excellent facilities and resources for staff and pupils.

Visit Blackthorns Community Primary Academy.

Our commitment

The University of Brighton Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We welcome applications from all members of the community. The Trust is proud to be part of the government’s Disability Confident scheme which underpins our staff recruitment practices.