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Candleby Lane TSA is a lead deliverer with the Inspiring Leaders Teacher Training SCITT and offers Primary Teacher training in schools across the City and County each year. Inspiring Leaders Teacher Training is a SCITT managed by Candleby Lane TSA and their partners in Leicestershire - Affinity TSA. Through their partnership they aim for a person's training year to be the first step in their career. 


The programme offers both QTS and PGCE qualifications and they work in close partnership with Nottingham Trent University and the University of Leicester to accredit this learning. Full details can be found at Inspiring Leaders SCITT website.


Relief Midday Supervisor


5 hours per week, term time only on a supply basis.

Grade 1 (£9.00 per hour)

Required for immediate start


The governors of Mapplewells Primary and Nursery School are seeking a dynamic and dedicated Relief Midday Supervisor to take up this role in our forward thinking, friendly and happy school.


Have you got the ‘M’ Factor?  If so Mapplewells could be the place for you!


We are looking for someone special, who loves working with children, to become a Relief Midday Supervisor at our school.


We are seeking a friendly and enthusiastic person to become part of our team of mid-day supervisors in order to provide the best quality care for our children over lunchtimes.  We see lunchtimes as an important part of a child’s day and are committed to ensuring that they are fun and informative. We are looking for someone with commitment and initiative to help organise lunchtimes so that our children are active and happy, whilst also recognising the importance of learning about healthy food choices. 


The role will involve working 1 hour per day, Monday to Friday 12 noon – 1pm, term time only, in our lovely, friendly school.   You will be expected to help promote positive play and administer First Aid to our children.  We value the professional development of all our staff and therefore support and training will be given as necessary. The successful candidate will work as part of our dedicated team and will be appointed to work under the general direction of the Head Teacher.  Midday Supervisors will have due regard to their caring role at all times.


The application form for this position is available below to download. Alternatively please contact the school office to request a copy on 01623 455949 or email . Please complete the form as fully as possible. We would be grateful if you would address the skills, attitudes and requirements as outlined in the advert, supported by your own experience wherever possible.


Please also note the following when completing your application form:

  • any gaps in paid employment should be accounted for in the section of the application form which asks you to detail periods of unremunerated activity
  • one of your referees should be your current or most recent employer. If this employment does not involve working with children, your second referee should be your most recent employer in relation to your work with children
  • If you are called for interview, you will need to produce confirmation (originals) of the qualifications which you have indicated you hold.


Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants should note that this post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and other checks, as part of the safeguarding process, in order for the Governing Body to satisfy itself that the successful candidate is suitable for working with children and young people.


Completed applications should be sent to Mapplewells Primary and Nursery School, Henning Lane, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Notts, NG17 1HU or emailed to to arrive no later than 10am on Monday 28th September 2020.


Shortlisting will take place shortly after the deadline and interviews will take place on Wednesday 30th September with a view to the successful candidate starting as soon as possible.


Candidates called for interview will be contacted after shortlisting.  If you have not heard anything by 5pm on Tuesday 29th September, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful. 


Finally, on behalf of the Governing Body, may I thank you for your interest in this post and wish you every success in your application.


Good Luck!


Mr G Worthington

Head Teacher

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