Mobile Relief School Crossing Patrol Leek
The vacant post is for: Mobile Relief School Crossing Patrol, residing in Leek, Staffordshire Moorlands or surrounding areas. Please note, applicants living outside this area will not be considered.
Staffordshire County Council operates a School Crossing Patrol Service to assist children on their journey to and from school. We have a small team of Mobile Relief School Crossing Patrols who travel around the county covering busy crossings that may have become vacant. Please note: work is not guaranteed and there may be occasions when there is little work available, although these times are rare, only hours worked are paid.
Mobile Relief School Crossing Patrols require a Driving Licence and their own vehicle with suitable Business Insurance cover which in most circumstances is free of charge. You will be required to travel to and from any number of different crossing locations. In addition to the salary, which includes an annual holiday lump sum, you will be paid travelling time to and from those locations. Mileage incurred is reimbursed for distance travelled at the going rate for ‘Casual’ car users, currently 45p* per mile (*up to 10,000 miles per annum/subject to change).
Mobile Relief School Crossing Patrols are required to complete a journey time log and mileage & expenses claim forms. There is a requirement to plan routes, often at short notice. You should be available to receive telephone calls at any time of day by landline and a mobile phone is advantageous, sometimes calls will be early in the morning (from 7am). Having email access and a basic understanding of computers would be desirable.
Post holders will receive full training and uniform. Many crossing sites will be within a few miles of your home but you should be prepared to travel further afield when required.
We will be pleased to hear from you if you are interested in carrying out this essential work.
The position is a term time only post.
Please note: the manager will be reviewing candidates on a weekly basis and where applicable calling them for interview. If the position is filled, the advert and vacancy may close before the advertised closing date.
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Closing Date: 9 June 2017 at midnight
Please be aware, only applications completed online will be accepted. We will not accept CV's.
Mobile Relief School Crossing Patrol Leek & Staffordshire Moorlands
This Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This position is subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly CRB) which will require you to disclose details of all unspent and unfiltered spent reprimands, formal warnings, cautions and convictions in your application form.Supporting documents
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