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  • Ref no: ORK04234
  • Published: 10/9/2020
  • Closes: 27/9/2020
  • Location: Firth Primary School, Finstown, Orkney, KW17 2ES
  • Salary: £18,019.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Part Time
  • Hours: 6.66 hours per week

This position has expired.



School Crossing Patrol Officer

6.66 hours per week
£20,254 pro rata (including Distant Islands Allowance)

A School Crossing Patrol Officer is required to supervise a crossing point in Finstown. The normal working week is restricted to opening and closing times of the schools, a 40 minute shift in the morning and afternoon.

We are looking for a punctual, trustworthy, honest individual who has a genuine interest in children's safety to join our team. School Crossing Patrol Officers are employed to help children cross busy roads on their journeys to and from school.

No formal qualifications are necessary, common sense is more important for this post but previous experience of working with children is essential.

All uniform and equipment will be supplied.

This post is subject to membership of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme in respect of regulated work with children.

Prospective applicants are invited to discuss the post by contacting Steven Burnett, Education Resources Manager, telephone 01856 873535 ext 2421 or email

Closing date: Sunday 27 September 2020

Orkney Islands Council ensures that the pay for all posts meets the Scottish Local Government Living Wage.

Please note that interview expenses are not payable for this post.

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