Mealtime Assistant - Stoke Hill Infant & Nursery School

  • Multiple Locations
  • Multiple Terms
  • £9.50 per hour

We are looking to appoint a Mealtime Assistant to start in September at our Infant and Nursery School. You would be working as part of the lunchtime team to help supervise, care for and manage the children in the playground and dining hall, and support them in their play.  You should be able to build a strong, appropriate rapport with children and demonstrate the aptitude to work as part of a successful team.

We are looking for a caring person who is able to support children in their play, while maintaining the children’s safety and following the school’s behaviour guidelines.  You should be able to demonstrate good food hygiene practices and follow the school health and safety policies. 

Duties will include supervising lunchtime and supporting interactions and inclusion as well as setting up the hall, closing down and cleaning. The working hours are 11.45 am - 1.00 pm Monday - Friday term time only (38 weeks of the year).

You will need to be a good communicator and must therefore have an excellent understanding of both verbal and written English language.

We are a happy, busy school with a vibrant multicultural dimension and inspiring outdoor environments. Our children are delightful, full of fun and with so much potential.  Our staff are a great team of people who work together to support one another to achieve the very best for the children. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

The application and diversity form, job description and person specification are downloadable from the Federation's website
Please complete your application form and send by email to by midday on the closing date.

Interview Date: Wednesday 13th July 2022 

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Job Details

  • OrganisationDevon County Schools
  • Work LocationExeterDevon
  • Work Postcode

    EX4 7DB

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupEducation Support

  • Salary Details

    £9.50 per hour

  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypePart TimeTerm Time
  • Hours

    6.25 hours per week (11.45 am - 1 pm Monday - Friday), 38 weeks per annum

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required