School Crossing Patrol
School Crossing Patrols (Various positions, and locations)
Salary: Variable hours and rates dependent on location (see below for more details)
Are you looking for a part-time job that gives you the chance to serve your local community? If so, we might have the ideal opportunity for you.
Staffordshire County Council operates a School Crossing Patrol Service to assist school children and pedestrians on their journey to and from school. We regularly have vacancies for School Crossing Patrols throughout the County and would be pleased to hear from you if you may be interested in doing this essential work. The duties are term time only and are therefore ideally suited to anyone who prefers to take school holidays.
Post holders will receive full training and uniform, and payment throughout the year.
The successful candidate will be required to attend a Health Assessment carried out by Staffordshire County Councils’ Occupational Health Department.
We currently have vacancies for School Crossing Patrols, and Relief School Crossing Patrols such as: Local Relief Patrols - vehicle not essential, and Mobile Relief Patrols - vehicle and full driving licence essential.
School Crossing Patrols operate twice daily during term-time. Duty times usually fall between the hours of: 8am - 9am and 3pm - 4pm, and each duty can last from 30mins up to 1 hours in length, but each crossing location is unique and has its own specific operating times (some locations may fall outside of these times, please check with the School Crossing Patrol team for individual crossing information).
Current Pay rates:
- School Crossing Patrols and Local Relief Patrols – Grade 3; hourly rate: £9.62 rising to £9.81.
- Mobile Relief Patrols – Grade 4; hourly rate: £10.01 rising to £10.21, plus mileage reimbursement and journey time.
Staffordshire County Council Current Mileage Rates
Casual Car User up to 10,000 miles per annum
45p per mile
Casual Car User above 10,000 miles per annum
25p per mile
Click APPLY to complete our short application form
For applications completed online:
Please be sure to indicate on your application form, which crossing location/s you are interested in by including the crossing location prefix.
For enquiries via the recruitment hotline:
If you do not have access to the internet, or are unable to complete an online application form, please contact our recruitment hotline on 0300 111 8049, where you will be directed to an automated message system. Please follow the instructions as detailed within the message.
For enquiries via email, please use our recruitment mailbox:
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Newcastle and Staffordshire Moorlands
A224 Station Rd, Barlaston
A315a Pepper Street, Silverdale
A409 by the Eagle and Chile Public House, Apedale Road, Chesterton
A410 Priory Road / Abbot's Way Newcastle
A426 Old Rd/New Rd, Audley
A435 Knutton Lane / Ashfields New Road, Newcastle
A438b Dimsdale Parade/Hassam Parade/Clare Ave
A447a Knutton Lane Knutton
A470 Leek Road, Endon
A479 Congleton Road nr jct with Halls Rd, Biddulph
A610 Chapel Lane, Harrisehead
A614 Alexandra Road, Wolstanton
A614a Alexandra Road, Wolstanton
A618 The Avenue Kidsgrove (By zebra/Library)
A625 Gloucester Avenue, Kidsgrove
A625b Gloucester Rd o/s No. 138, Kidsgrove
Mobile Relief Patrol – Various locations, north Staffordshire (own vehicle required)
Cannock, Rugeley and South Staffordshire
B386 Wolgarston Way/Cannock Rd, Penkridge x 2 positions
B387a Penkridge Middle School, Marsh Lane, Penkridge
B369a The Avenue, Featherstone
B072 The Parkway/Gainsborough Dr, Perton
Mobile Relief School Crossing Patrol – various locations Cannock & South Staffordshire district (own vehicle required)
Stafford, Burntwood & Lichfield
D278 – St John’s Street, Lichfield
Mobile Relief – Stafford & Lichfield (own vehicle required)
Local Relief – Various roles: Stafford, Lichfield, Cheadle, Blythe Bridge, Burntwood, Stone.
Burton-upon-Trent, Uttoxeter & Tamworth
E1 Branston Road/All saints Road, Burton-upon-Trent
E3a All Saints Road/Uxbridge Street, Burton-upon-Trent
E022 Wetmore Road, Burton on Trent
E048 Gilmore Lane/Efflinch Lane Barton under Needwood
E904x – Harehedge Lane, outside Outwoods School, Burton-upon-Trent
E244 – Dosthill High Street, outside Dosthill School, Tamworth
E205 Station Road Zebra Barton under Needwood
E206 Main St, Yoxall
Local Relief - Burton-upon-Trent
Local Relief – Uttoxeter
Local Relief - Tamworth
Please note: Applications are reviewed regularly. If a successful candidate is appointed to a vacant position, it may be removed, or the job advert may be closed early. The list of current vacancies will be updated on a regular basis and changes may apply. Candidates may be considered for other suitable roles and will be notified accordingly. Interviews will be held locally, and other areas or vacant posts may take priority. Candidates are welcome to apply for posts ‘under offer’, however if the current applicant is successful the vacancy will be withdrawn – candidate may then be considered for other posts.
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Closing Date: ongoing
Interview Date: To be confirmed
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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.