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We are a friendly hard working team, we are very proud of our school and think it is a great place to work! Any vacancies for Porchester Junior School will be placed here as they arise. 


We are proud members of the Flying High Partnership - if you are looking for roles or thinking about teacher training please visit their site too using the link below. 

Vacancy - Midday Supervisory Assistant

If you are a caring and positive person, who wants to support and help children feel safe during lunchtime then there is an opportunity to make a difference to the happiness, health and behaviour of our children at Porchester Junior School.  This Midday Supervisory Assistant role would involve covering lunch time supervision in the dinner hall/sandwich hall as well as leading play time activities outside.  This is a permanent position and a great opportunity to work within a nurturing and safe environment with caring and experienced staff.


We are looking for someone who:

  • has experience working with children

  • is calm and patient when dealing with challenging behaviour

  • is approachable and can work within a team

  • is flexible

  • can use their own initiative to support our children

  • has a child-centred outlook

  • is willing and able to attend training out of working hours


Porchester is proud to be a member of the Flying High Trust, we;

  • are a group of 26 schools who put pupils at the heart of everything we do

  • work closely together to bring about real and sustained school improvement

  • have a real commitment to the professional development of all staff

  • develop our schools to become the heart of our local community


We can offer you;

  • a happy school, with lively and enthusiastic children

  • a committed and supportive staff team, who work together to achieve the best for our children

  • a school who always wants to go that extra mile for every single child

  • commitment to CPD and developing you as a professional


The position is 1 hour 15 minutes per day (6 hours 15 minutes per week), term time only.  The starting annual salary is £2706.88.


These are just a few of the things that Porchester has to offer, a visit to the school is warmly encouraged in order to find out more. Please ring the school office on 0115 952 0920 to arrange an appointment.  If you would like to apply please complete the application form below and return to the school office.