School Crossing Patrol Officer (Stromness)

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Ref no: ORK02363
Closes: Monday, 2nd April 2018
Published: Tuesday, 13th March 2018
Location: Stromness Primary School, Stromness, Orkney
Salary: £16,417 per year Pro Rata
Hours: 6.66 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Part Time
Organisation: Orkney Islands Council
Category: Education
Sub-category: Pupil Support


Stromness Primary School, Stromness

School Crossing Patrol Officer

6.66 hours per week
£18,511 pro rata (including Distant Islands Allowance)

A School Crossing Patrol Officer is required to supervise a crossing point at the Stromness Primary School. 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 Graeme Horne, Education Resources Officer, telephone 01856 873535 ext 2407 or email

Closing Date: Monday 2 April 2018

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.