Senior Midday Supervisory Assistant Required

Scale C, Point 10 – 13

Actual Salary £3786.40 – £3904.96 (gross pro rata)

10 Hours a week, Monday – Friday 11.30am – 1.30pm

Term time only

We are looking for an enthusiastic, friendly and hardworking person to join our team who can help with the supervision of our fantastic children at lunchtimes.

To supervise a team of Midday Supervisory Assistants (MSAs), and in cooperation with duty teachers, ensure the safety and well-being of pupils and the adherence with school procedures while in play areas, the dining room, classrooms or in transit between sites.

You must:-

  • Be kind, firm and fair
  • Be approachable
  • Be calm and patient
  • Understand and respect confidentiality
  • We have a great team of MSAs who work hard to ensure all our children are happy, safe and inspired at lunchtime.

Duties include

Provides daily supervision to the MSA team in performing their duties, including re-organising the rota as necessary to ensure adequate cover in all areas of the school e.g. sickness cover.

Supervision of children in all areas of the school to ensure the safety and good behaviour of the children.

Maintains good order at all times to ensure school standards and procedures are adhered with, to deal with instances of bad behaviour referred by MSAs by persuasion, timeouts, or referral to duty teachers as necessary.

Being a Senior MSA allows you to really get to know our school and has been the starting point for many of our teaching/classroom assistants.

Avenue Junior School is a 4 form entry Junior School located in central Norwich.  We have wonderfully enthusiastic children with a stimulating and creative curriculum with a good record of academic achievement.

We are proud to have supportive staff, an active PTA and a strong Governing Body.

Please use the Educator Solutions Support Staff application form.  Please return by email to Lesley Websdale, Administration Officer: finance@avenuejunior.norfolk.sch.uk.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A full DSB check will be required and the successful applicant will be required to complete a declaration form under the requirements of the Childcare (Disqualification) 2009 Regulations.

Closing date for receipt of applications is: Friday 18th January 2019

Midday Supervisory Assistant (MSA)

Scale A, £8.49 per hour

10 Hours a week, Monday – Friday 11.30am – 1.30pm (would accept job share)

Term time only

We are looking for an enthusiastic, friendly and hardworking MSA to join our team and help with the supervision of our fantastic children at lunchtimes. The role involves taking an active part in supervising and managing outside play and promoting good relationships with positive behaviour.

You must:-

  • Be kind, firm and fair
  • Be approachable
  • Be calm and patient
  • Understand and respect confidentiality

We have a great team of MSAs who work hard to ensure all our children are happy, safe and inspired at lunchtime.

Duties include

Setting up and clearing away furniture for lunchtime (some lifting of tables and benches)

Supervising children eating their lunch

Providing play activities and/or supervising free play on the playground

Experience of working with children in either a paid or voluntary setting would be an advantage. Training will be given but a genuine love of working with children is essential.

Being an MSA allows you to really get to know our school and has been the starting point for many of our teaching/classroom assistants.

Avenue Junior School is a 4 form entry Junior School located in central Norwich. We have wonderfully enthusiastic children with a stimulating and creative curriculum with a good record of academic achievement.

We are proud to have supportive staff, an active PTA and a strong Governing Body.

Please use the Educator Solutions Support Staff application form. Please return by email to Lesley Websdale, Administration Officer: finance@avenuejunior.norfolk.sch.uk.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A full DSB check will be required and the successful applicant will be required to complete a declaration form under the requirements of the Childcare (Disqualification) 2009 Regulations.

Closing date for receipt of applications is: Friday 18th January 2019