Student Wellbeing Assistant (Lunch and Break Supervision)


Student Wellbeing Assistant (Lunch & Break Supervision)

5 days per week, 4 hours per day (10:30am to 2:30pm) term time only

Grade H2 (£21,783 full time equivalent)

We are seeking to appoint enthusiastic, flexible individuals to join our school to support student wellbeing and supervising in the school canteen to make break and lunch times a positive and worthwhile experience for all of our students, including supporting with additional health and safety measures currently in place.    This is a rewarding role in an outstanding school which offers an exciting opportunity for the successful candidate.

There may also be an opportunity for additional hours to support with the supervision of our Breakfast Club which runs every morning for students in the school canteen, and an opportunity to support learning in classrooms.

The successful candidate will be expected to foster good behaviour and to encourage student engagement in active lunchtime activities as well as ensuring student safety and wellbeing.

We are looking for individuals who:

•      are sensitive to the needs of all students

•      are flexible and able to work as part of the team

•      are punctual and approachable

•      are caring, consistent and have a positive outlook

•      can work in a calm manner at all times

•      are able to follow policy and procedures, as required, under the overall direction of the Senior Leadership Group and Operations Manager

What we offer:  

  • An outstanding track record at GCSE and A level
  • An inclusive school underpinned by our CARE values
  • Students who actively engage in lessons and have excellent attitudes to learning
  • Extensive professional development. We are the lead school for the Harrow Collegiate Alliance
  • Staff wellbeing activities each week, e.g. mindfulness along with staff sports and clubs
  • One of the best sites in London, located on the greenbelt next to Bentley Priory and set in 27 acres of woodland and fields, providing and exceptional learning environment

In what has been an unprecedented year for schools and education, Bentley Wood High School are proud that our students have achieved such excellent results and gained places at a range of prestigious universities

Outstanding teaching stimulates the students’ passion, igniting their enthusiasm and interests for learning. Students’ behaviour around the school and their attitudes to learning in lessons are exemplary” Ofsted Outstanding.

How to apply:

Please complete our application form with a letter of application outlining why you would like this role, what you would bring to it and how your skills and experience match the demands of the post and forward it to For further details, please contact Dr Janice Howkins OBE on 0208 9543623 or by email at the above address.

Note: The job you are applying for is exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (2013 and 2020) which requires you to disclose all spent convictions and cautions except those which are ‘protected’ under Police Act 1997 – Part V and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975 (2013 and 2020) and are not subject to disclosure to employers on DBS certificates and cannot be taken into account.

If you are invited to interview you will be required to complete a “Disclosure of Criminal Record” form and bring the completed form to interview.  The School is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and safeguarding checks will be undertaken prior to appointment.  This role involves engaging in regulated activity relevant to children and all staff have safeguarding responsibilities.

Vacancy Closing Date: 26 June 2022