Lunchtime Supervisor


6.67hrs p/week, Term Time Only: Monday to Friday 11:55am to 13:15pm

Fixed Term from Monday 13 September 21 until 31 August 2022

(no holidays are permitted during term time)

Salary: £18,562 — £19,312 per annum, pro rata

Actual Salary: £2,874.50 — £2,990.64 per annum

Located in the East of Portsmouth, Langstone Infant Academy is proud of its caring ethos, encouraging and supporting children to achieve their full potential, and is a positive and active place to work.  We believe that success here is built on strong relationships between everyone involved in the academy.

As a Lunchtime Supervisor, working Monday to Friday, Term Time Only, 11:55am until 13:15pm (6.67hours per week) from Monday 13 September 2021 until 31 August 2022 (with a view to continue into the next academic year) you will be responsible for the supervising in the hall for school lunches or classrooms for packed lunches, ensuring that during the lunch periods pupils are in a clean and safe environment.  In addition, pupil behaviour whilst eating and playing should be in line with the standards expected of the School, and that pupils are ready to return to class on time. You will be expected to engage with pupils on the playground and lead activities or games with which they can engage.

With experience of working with children, ideally in a primary age setting, you will have excellent interpersonal skills that enable you to communicate with a wide range of people especially the pupils.  You will be resilient and hard working with the ability to work on your own initiative while understanding the need to work as part of a cohesive team.    For further details please refer to the job profile.

In return, you will be part of the University of Chichester Academy Trust, bringing you added benefits and opportunities. You will find that each of our Academies has a unique identity, but a shared belief in creating a positive and enriching environment, where all staff feel valued.

You can apply for this vacancy by downloading the University of Chichester Academy Trust application form ( and sending it to the school by e-mail: or by post by 08-Sep-21; OR;- Collect a job pack from the school between 02-Sep-21 & 07-Sep-21; OR:- before 07-Sep-21 please send a stamped, self-addressed, C5 envelope to: Langstone Infant School, Stride Avenue, Copnor, Portsmouth, PO3 6HL (please be aware that the school is closed during the school holidays and will only be able to respond during Term Time).

Only candidates shortlisted for interview being held on the morning of Thursday 09 September 2021 will receive a response to their application. 

Closing date: Wednesday 08 September 2021.   

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.