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School Crossing Patrol Officer
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School Crossing Patrol Officer - Sutton

Salary: RBK Grade A (£4,746.54 - £4,832.25 pro rata term time per annum)
Appointment Type: Permanent
Job Term: Part Time
Hours: 10
Location: Shorts Road, Sutton

At Kingston and Sutton, we are passionate about our Borough and want to be known as a Council that is an exemplar for citizen engagement. This is a new era for the Council, and we are redefining the relationships we have with our residents, community groups, businesses, voluntary sector, central government and other partners.

About the role
Kingston and Sutton Shared Environment Service is looking for an enthusiastic School Crossing Patrol Officer also known as a lollipop person to join the team. 

You will be required to work an hour in the morning and an hour in the afternoon during school term times, where you will cross families and other members of the public across Shorts Road, the crossing serves 3 schools, St Marys Infants, St Marys Juniors and St Philomena's schools. 

About you
We are looking for someone with good time keeping, with a firm but polite demeanour who thinks road safety is important for everyone.

Benefits we offer
The successful candidate will have access to a wide range of staff benefits, some of which include:
  • Local government pension scheme
  • Interest free season loan ticket
  • Cycle to work and Zip Car Scheme
  • Discounts on a range of local shops, restaurants, gyms and leisure centres
  • Comprehensive Learning and Development programme
  • A forward thinking and networked organisation where employee’s views are valued
  • Modern and flexible working environment allowing employees to benefit from agile working practices
For an informal discussion about the position please telephone Patrick Long, Sustainable Transport Officer on 020 8547 4711 or email

You will receive full training pending a satisfactory interview, references and health checks. As this post involves direct contact with young people, a fresh RBK Disclosure will be required from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Please complete our online application form, ensuring that you refer to the role profile and provide a supporting statement outlining what skills, experience and abilities you can bring that makes you an ideal candidate for this role.

The Royal Borough of Kingston is Disability Confident Committed. We guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the advertised role and ensure that our recruitment and selection process is inclusive and accessible.  

We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under represented within the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames.

Closing date: 07/02/2020
Interview date: tbc
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