Lunchtime Supervisor

Southgate SchoolKirklees

Organisation  Schools

Directorate  Primary Schools

Service Area  Southgate School

Hours  10 hrs per week term time only plus 5 days

Number of Jobs  3

Location(s)  Southgate School, Southfield Rd, Huddersfield, HD5 8TG

Position type  Temporary

Length of contract  ASAP to 31/08/22

Grade  5

Salary  £4,526 - £4,617

Enhancements / additional payments details  Market Rate Supplement

Come and work for a school that values all pupils and staff and have the opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of our amazing children and young people.  

Southgate is a safe nurturing school where individuals are celebrated. Our pupils are supported to develop their unique potential and are given a fresh start every day.  A walk around our school brings you into contact with the most incredible and diverse children and young people.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the supervision of pupils during the lunchtime period which includes supporting pupils whilst eating their food, delivering play activities in both indoor and outdoor settings and promoting positive behaviour and following the Southgate Way. You will be a key member of the class team and work across a small number of classes. 

At Southgate School we can provide you with the following:

  • Extensive induction programme
  • Ongoing supportive performance management
  • A significant focus on wellbeing initiatives
  • Continuous professional development
  • Coaching and mentoring
  • Career progression and development opportunities
  • Access to wider support and employee healthcare
  • Centrally located with parking and convenient transport links
  • Supportive distributed leadership
  • Term time working

We employee just over 100 members of staff who are skilled in providing person centred support to our pupils. We are proud of the warm and nurturing environment which is evident across school. Working for Southgate can be challenging but extremely rewarding

Below are some of the comments from our staff following our recent wellbeing survey:

“I have recently been challenged both mentally and emotionally within my work role. I can honestly say I have been totally supported by my line manager, a highly valued teacher and SLT”.

“I think the structure of line management is really supportive and enables staff to feel comfortable sharing their opinions more freely”.

“Excellent support from line management and SLT with my own mental health. I would like to say a big thank you to all”.

“I believe the school takes the wellbeing of staff seriously and offers a high level of support. I feel supported by my line manager and colleagues”.

Have a look at our website ( or follow us on Facebook to learn more about Southgate.  If you want to come and find out more about our school, please contact Josephine Hallas who can arrange a visit.

To apply for this position, please complete the application form and the shortlisting questionnaire. And return to

Shortlisting to take place w/c 20 September 2021

Interviews to take place w/c 27 September 2021

Good luck!

Closing date  17 September 2021, 11:55 PM

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