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Lunchtime Assistant

Department: Residential Care (students 6 – 19 years)

Location: The Sheiling Ringwood

Employment Type: Permanent, Part-Time

Hours & Working Patterns: 12.5 hours per week: (12.15pm - 2.45pm Monday to Friday) Term time (41 working weeks, including training days)

Salary: £6,255 to £6,662 (£10.75 to £11.45 per hour)

Closing Date: 30 June 2022

Interview Date: To be confirmed

Start Date: To be confirmed

Working and sharing meals with students, your role as Lunchtime Assistant will involve being an integral member of a multidisciplinary team helping to support and encourage students to develop and maintain social skills and relationships with the house community; helping them to achieve personal development targets. You will have a calm and patient disposition, highly effective communication skills and be unfazed by challenging behaviour.

Our Benefits include: *free enhanced DBS *fantastic working environment with beautiful outdoor space   *pension scheme *occupational sick pay *annual salary review *at least 31 days holiday a year *onsite    parking *training *regular support and supervision from friendly approachable line managers   *Bike 2 Work scheme *Employee Assistance Programme

This post is for Term Time only.

Please complete the application form and email to

The Sheiling Ringwood is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults and
expects all staff to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS and Barred List check will be required. Staff are also  prohibited from promoting extremist/radical religious or one-sided political vies whilst working at The Sheiling Ringwood  (TSR) and /or whilst participating in activities associated with their employment within TSR. 

This role is UK based and your right to work will need to be established as part of the appointment process.

Please note that our Health & Safety and HR procedures comply with the Government guidelines issued in relation to  Covid19. Therefore, you will be required to share information and/or evidence of your vaccination status during the  recruitment process.  All data will be held in accordance with the UK General Data Protection Regulations.