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Midday Meals Supervisor

The Victory AcademyMedway

Midday Meals Supervisor

Salary: TSAT Grade B £3,024 for hours and weeks stated

Hours per week: 7.5 hours per week, term time only

Contract: Permanent

Start date: ASAP

Closing Date: 05/12/21

Interview Date: TBC


We are recruiting for a Midday Meals Supervisor with a September start date. As Midday Meals Supervisor, you will have the responsibility for the day to day supervision of students during the lunchtime period ensuring a good standard of behaviour is maintained throughout the lunch period.

You will be responsible for the welfare and health and safety of students whilst supporting and contribute to the Academy’s responsibility for safeguarding students


What you will need to succeed:

For a full list of responsibilities please see the attached JD  

  • To organise entry into the canteen, ensuring a calm atmosphere     
  • General supervision of students during the meal service     
  • To organise and supervise the students during their exit from canteen      
  • Promoting and ensuring good behaviour and encouraging good social skills     
  • Addressing issues calmly and politely and in doing so, being a role model to the students     
  • To ensure the safety, and well-being of students, providing support where necessary     
  • Maintain confidentiality at all times and to observe Data Protection guidelines      
  • Ability to adapt quickly and effectively to changing circumstances/situations     
  • Have good/excellent communication skills in order to build a rapport and relationships with students and staff     
  • Team player/ flexible     
  • Committed to safeguarding students


“The behaviour of pupils is good….Pupils are polite and show consideration for others” 

“Staff feel well supported…”- Ofsted 2017


The Victory Academy is part of The Thinking Schools Academy Trust. We are a mixed Comprehensive School for students of all ability ranges, where everyone works and learns within its caring and supportive environment.  Victory is a school for the local community, and we seek opportunities for students to develop as local citizens and serve and support our surrounding charities, industries and families. 


What our Trust will offer you:  

  • Reduced membership of a fully-equipped fitness suite and classes – located on the site of New Horizons Children’s Academy     
  • A 24/7 employee assistance programme which provides counselling and support / advice on a wide array of areas     
  • Free parking in our staff carpark


What you need to do now:

If you are interested in working at our school, benefitting from a supportive network of colleagues across our Trust, and are keen to progress your career then please apply today!

Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to close the vacancy if a suitable candidate is found.

To arrange an informal chat with the line manager of this position please contact the Kealy Davidson – k.davidson@tsatrust.org.uk 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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