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Pay Scale: Band 1 point 1
Hours: Monday - Friday 11:50am - 1:05pm
1:1 MIDDAY ASSISTANT
We are looking to appoint a patient, caring and enthusiastic 1:1 Midday Assistant for specific support of a child with physical disability who needs mobility support during lunch breaks.
This is a great opportunity for an individual who is reliable, caring, adaptable and enthusiastic who enjoys interacting with children and who likes working as part of a team.
Previous experience of working in a school would be an advantage, but training and support will be provided by our friendly Midday team.
Your role will include:
· Specific support of a child with physical disability who needs mobility support during lunch breaks.
· To maintain the safety, welfare and good conduct of the pupils during the lunchtime break.
· Duties will include supervising the dining hall, administering first aid and supporting children's play.
The successful candidate should be:
· Flexible and committed
· Able to interact with children to make lunch time enjoyable
· Enjoy working with children
· Physically fit and able
The school is committed to Safeguarding and all appointments will be subject to receipt of all relevant checks and a clear DBS.
Information about the School
Alderton Junior School is a growing 2 to 3 form entry Junior School for pupils between the ages of 7 to 11 years. We are a forward-thinking school, working in collaboration with 15 other local schools as part of the Epping Forest Schools Multi-Academy Trust.
Our vision is clear, to provide pupils with a thorough education without any limits. We do our best to make sure that each day is outstanding for every child as an individual and as part of our wider school community. We have a strong focus on working as the Alderton family, with strong links with the Alderton Infant School whom we share our school site, ensuring every child is nurtured in a positive, engaging and purposeful learning environment.