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Job Ref No. ECC2127-240 Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Scale 1/2
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 01/12/2023 Midnight Date of Interviews: TBC  

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Midday Assistant

Start date: Immediately/AAP

Salary: Scale 1/2 point 2 - 4, pro rata actual salary £4,422.93 - £4,570.85 pa

Hours: Part Time - 8hours 45 minutes per week (11.30am - 1.15pm daily) Term time only

Lawford Mead Primary & Nursery School is looking to appoint an enthusiastic, reliable and motivated individual to join our friendly team of midday supervisors, supporting children during their lunch break, cleaning and moving furniture.

Duties include

  • Preparing and/or clearing the dining hall
  • Encouraging good dining room practices
  • Provide playground supervision and support
  • Provide basic medical care where necessary
  • Encouraging group games
  • Ensuring the safety and wellbeing of our children

You must have

  • a flexible "can-do" approach
  • the ability to communicate with children in a firm but fair manner
  • good organisational skills
  • patience and understanding

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and a highly recommended part of the recruitment process. Please telephonethe school on 01245 354134 or email to arrange a visit ASAP.

If you feel you have the qualities for this post please apply online at Please take care to complete the application in full as incomplete applications will not be considered. We reserve the right to close the vacancy early so recommend that you submit your application at your earliest convenience.

Lawford Mead Primary & Nursery School isa member of The Brickfields Multi Academy Trust, a company registered in England and Wales. Company Number: 10538130. The Brickfields Multi Academy 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, medical clearance and satisfactory references.

Information about the School

At Lawford Mead Primary & Nursery School we seek to nurture each child’s talents and abilities, but still encourage a strong team spirit where we work, play and share experiences together. The staff, governors and Leadership aim to provide a stable and secure environment within which your child can develop and flourish.

We are very proud of our school and place a special emphasis on our relationship with the parents and wider community.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Information about the school

Contact Information

Matthew Poyton
Trent Road, Chelmsford
Essex, CM1 2JH
Telephone: 01245 354134

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