Lunchtime is when large numbers of children let off steam. When there’s lots of food to be served and eaten in a very short time and, playing on a crowded tarmac surface, there’s often fallings out, fallings over and accidental collisions.
So what should Midday Supervisors do to manage this stressful scenario, ensure incidents are de-escalated and avoid school leaders spending management time sorting them out in the afternoon?
Recipe for Change runs Midday Supervisor (MDS) training and whole-school consultations to improve lunchtime provision and make sure the behaviour policy is consistently implemented.
What are the benefits?