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Grappenhall Heys is an Outstanding and popular Community Primary School, situated in South Warrington. We have wonderful well-motivated pupils, an enthusiastic and committed staff and Governing Body, inspirational senior leaders, supportive parents and strong links with the community.

Our Governors wish to appoint a committed, highly motivated, dedicated and caring person to join our team of Midday Assistants, supervising children from Reception to Year 6 during lunchtime.

Hours / Working Pattern

1.5 hours per day 11:30am to 1pm, 5 days per week, TOTAL 7.5 hours per week.

Please be aware that this is a Term Time position and holidays/days off will not be allowed during term time.

What We Are Looking For

Duties will include acting as an excellent role model for the children and promoting the school’s values. You will need to encourage the children to develop their personal and social skills through modelled play and promote excellent behaviour at all times. Interaction with the children and using your initiative to organise activities will be required. You will also be required to supervise children during mealtimes, encouraging them to eat correctly and to develop independence in clearing away. Your role will include setting up tables and chairs, sanitising all eating areas and brushing the floor as needed. On occasions you will be required to attend Midday Assistant meetings and training. Expectation to adhere to all school policies especially those relating to behaviour, safeguarding, Health and Safety, Equal Opportunities and confidentiality.

What We Will Offer

We are able to offer wonderful, well-behaved and engaged children. You will also be given the opportunity to work within a great team of people.

Application Process

- Midday Assistant job description

- Midday Assistant person specification form

Please complete the following forms:

- Application form

- Equal opportunities form

Completed application forms should be returned to Ms K Jackson at the school address or e-mailed to

The deadline for application is Friday 8th July 2022

Shortlisting and Interview Details

Shortlisting will take place on Monday 11th July 2022.

All successful candidates will be contacted by school to arrange an interview to take place on Wednesday 13th July 2022.

Safeguarding Information

Our school is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all of our children and we expect all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. The above post will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and will be exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.