School Crossing Patrol

Job details

Location

Portsmouth

Salary

£18,562 - £18,948 Per Annum pro rata

Closing date

30 April 2022

What is the job?

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 are we looking for?

You need to:

  1. Have an awareness of potential hazards when working on or near roads.
  2. Have good communication skills as you will be liaising with children and adults of all levels.
  3. Ability to demonstrate good time keeping.
  4. Have the ability to use your own initiative and think on your feet as you will be unsupervised for the majority of the time.
  5. Have the ability to remain professional within the role.
  6. Have an awareness of safeguarding.
  7. 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.
  8. You must be able to hold in one hand a SCP sign weighing up to 2 kilos up to arm’s length and above.
  9. Be committed to term time only working (no leave to be taken during these periods).
  10. 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 can you apply?

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

Email your application to recruitment@portsmouthcc.gov.uk 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.