Job Description

The Richard Pate School is a successful co-ed independent day school (ages 3-11) in Cheltenham Gloucestershire. We are seeking to employ a Lunchtime Supervisor who, working as part of a friendly team, will supervise pupils during lunchtime, ensuring the wellbeing and safety of pupils in line with the school’s policies and procedures.

In summary the role is as follows:

  • 7.5 hours per week during term time (Monday –Friday, 12.00 – 1.30pm).
  • Annual Salary will be £3,847.80, which includes paid holiday and Bank Holidays and half-pay retainer for non-working days over and above paid holiday.
  • As a member of a friendly lunchtime supervisor team, you will offer care and support to pupils throughout the lunchtime period, both in the dining hall and in the playground.


To be successful in this role you must be:

  • A flexible, punctual, trustworthy and reliable individual, who is cheerful and hardworking, and who enjoys working with younger children.
  • Committed to the aims and objectives of the School.
  • Committed to the safeguarding and wellbeing of the School’s pupils and staff.

For further information, please refer to the Job Information Pack on the school website (


To apply for this role you will need to complete the Application Form below.  


Closing date: applications must be submitted no later than Friday 15 December 2023 (5pm), but immediate applications are welcome.


Interviews: To be confirmed.                                             Start Date: January 2024



Pate’s Grammar School Foundation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare or children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. In accordance with the DfE’s Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023 references will be sought on all short-listed candidates prior to interview, and online checks undertaken.

Pate’s Grammar School Foundation is an equal opportunities employer. Please let us know if you require any reasonable adjustments during the interview process.