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Midday Assistant - Play Leader
  • Employer: LIFE Education Trust - Dame Tipping C of E Primary
  • Reference: SCH/22/212099
  • Published: Wed 21/09/2022, 10:07 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 30/09/2022, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time, Term Time
  • Hours: 5 hours per week
  • Salary: Grade 1/2 SCP 1-5
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Dame Tipping C of E Primary School, Havering

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Midday Assistant - Play Leader

Dame Tipping CofE VC Primary School

North Road, Havering-atte-Bower, Romford, RM4 1PS


Tel: 01708 745409



Grade: 1/2.1 - 1/2.5, (£21,228 - £22,575) 11.61 FTE

Actual Salary: £2,465 - £2,621

Hours:  5 hours a week, 38 weeks per year


Are you free at lunch times to work at our wonderful school?

We are looking for a Midday Assistant Play Leader to join our team, where you will be part of a small, friendly school, in a beautiful semi-rural location. Our school has a real family feel and a positive Christian ethos.

The pupils are a joy and the staff at our school are committed to providing the very best learning opportunities for the pupils in a safe, secure and friendly environment.

It will be your job to assist and support in the supervision of games and general play in the playground during lunch. Helping to keep the children safe and happy during lunchtimes.

If you are a happy, friendly and positive person with the desire to work with children and work as part of a team we would love to hear from you.

What you can offer us:

  • Enthusiasm and passion for excellence
  • Ability to demonstrate professional behaviours within the workplace
  • Enjoy working with children
  • Ability to successfully work in a team with fantastic communication skills
  • Committed to providing a positive lunch time experience
  • Organisation and efficiency
  • Patience and a sense of humour


To see why we're so proud of our school and for more information, including an application form go to: and follow us on twitter @DameTipping

Our school is part of the LIFE Education Trust whose mission is to build great learning communities which unleash creativity and champion optimism, in a spirit of compassion. To accomplish our mission, we use our 3 core beliefs: Courageous Optimism, Boundless Creativity, Heartfelt compassion.


How to apply

Please submit a copy of the school’s application form, which can be found on our website, together with a letter of application and supporting paperwork, to Vicky Smith, Head of HR, by 9am Friday 30th September 2022. Interviews will be held W/C 3rd October.

Please email applications to

The School reserves the right to interview prior to the deadline date. We encourage and welcome applications from all backgrounds and all parts of the community, particularly people from ethnic minorities who are currently under-represented’.


Dame Tipping CofE VC Primary School is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.