School Crossing Patroll

Reference: 001

Job details



Job type

Part time, Casual


£18,562 - £18,948 Per Annum

Closing date

30 September 2021

What is the role?

You will ensure that children and other pedestrians cross the road safely at the designated crossing point.  You will be working in all weather conditions which can include the cold, wet, snow and heat. It is a legal requirement to wear a uniform and use equipment provided for your own safety.


Who is the person?

You will have an awareness of potential hazards when working on or near roads and good communication skills as you will be liaising with children and adults of all levels. You will have the ability to demonstrate good time keeping. You will have the ability to use your own initiative and think on your feet as you will be unsupervised for the majority of the time. You will have the ability to remain professional within the role and an awareness of safeguarding. You will a have the ability to work in all weather conditions and  be on your feet for up to an hour at a time (twice a day) and be able to move on to and off the road. You must be able to hold in one hand a SCP sign weighing up to 2 kilos up to arm’s length and above. You will be committed to term time only working (no leave to be taken during these periods). You will be able to attend and participate in training and/or development events as required to receive updates to School Crossing Patrol policy and procedures.


How to apply

You will need to complete an Application if you are interested in applying.

Email your application to ensuring the reference number and the post title are in the subject box – this will ensure your application is sent to the correct manager as quickly as  possible, we receive 1000’s of applications and do not always have the resource to investigate an application that is not clearly marked.


If you do not receive an automated reply then we have not received your application.

By post to Recruitment, Portsmouth City Council, Floor 1, Core 5, Civic Offices, Guildhall Square, Portsmouth, PO1 2EP.