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School Crossing Patrol

Suffolk County Council
Place of work:
Bury St Edmunds
Salary details:
Job term:
Part Time
Closing date:
31 July 2021 11:30 AM
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  • £9.81 per hour*
  • 8.10am - 8.45am and 3.25pm - 3.55pm, 5 hours 25 minutes per week, Monday - Friday, term time only.
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An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Suffolk County Council (SCC) Road Safety team as a School Crossing Patrol, working from the crossing point of Westley Road junction with Flemyng Road, Bury St Edmunds for Westley Middle and Sexton's Manor Primary schools IP33 3JB

*includes half pay retainer during school holidays.

Are you:

  • friendly and outgoing
  • available during school term time
  • passionate about helping others?

You will deliver a valuable service to the local community in which you will be providing safe passage for children, parents and other pedestrians to cross the road at a designated point and specific times on their journey.

To undertake this role, you will need to be able to:

  • judge the speed of vehicles and stopping distances in all weather conditions
  • act as a confident and positive influence to all road users
  • decide on the safest way to stop traffic and the best points in time at which to cross.

This organisation positively encourages the use of technology to communicate and engage, but on occasions, there may be a requirement for you to travel using reasonable and suitable means available to you and agreed by the authority.

For an informal discussion, please contact Mary Jarrett on (01473) 265006.

To apply and for more information, please follow this link and take note of the application instructions:


This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS checks or police vetting will be required for relevant posts. We are also committed to flexible working. For the types of flexible or part time working available for specific roles, please see the Job and Person Profile.
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