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Midday Assistant
  • Employer: London Borough Of Waltham Forest
  • Reference: SCH/20/134030
  • Published: Wed 23/09/2020, 13:30 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 02/10/2020, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time, Term Time
  • Hours: 5 hours per week, part time/ 44.4 weeks p/y TTO
  • Salary: £20,658 0 £21,408 FTE or £2,443 - £2,532 per annum
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Handsworth Primary School, Handsworth Primary, London , Waltham Forest

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Midday Assistant

Handsworth Primary School                   

Handsworth Avenue, London E4 9PJ

T: 020 8527 5991     E:

Headteacher: Claire Nairne

Midday Assistant Required

Handsworth Primary is looking to recruit a midday assistant to work as part of a team, supervising children during the lunch break.  Midday Assistants have a shared role within the school in helping to raise the social achievements of pupils.  They are responsible for ensuring that lunchtimes are an enjoyable and safe experience for all the children, so that they are physically and mentally prepared to learn during the afternoon.


The successful candidates will need to be enthusiastic, a good communicator and able to engage children in interesting activities.

Do you have:

  • Experience of working with children
  • An understanding of how children develop and learn
  • Have the ability to work on your own initiative

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo Child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.

Please download a job description and application pack from the school website or email:

Closing date: 9:00 am, 2nd October 2020

Interview date: to be confirmed

Start date: ASAP

All completed application forms should be returned to the school at the address below or emailed to:

Handsworth Primary School, Handsworth Avenue, Highams Park, E4 9PJ

Early applications will be considered on receipt and interviews scheduled accordingly.


Handsworth Primary School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children.  The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure and successful references.