Remember that you are always on duty when travelling around the College and the same expectations of behavior should be expected and reinforced at all times.
Running is not allowed on staircases, landings and walkways. It is expected that staff will intervene where students do not follow this expectation.
Secondary students should not use laptops during breaks.
Be positively assertive when students are not doing the right thing:
Please welcome students and parents. The area includes the roadway at the front of the school front the park to the bike racks. Please check that students are wearing helmets and take name for repeat offenders to be followed up by Primary/Secondary VPs.
Lower Ground Floor & adjacent grassed area Duty Area
Please circulate constantly. Because the nature and location the water play, sand play and play equipment need special attention. Students are not allowed past the fence at the end of the sand and water play area nor the entrances to the stairwells. Students who play on the grassed area must not go past the concrete drains. Collection of balls must be left to security and site staff after school. As you circulate indicate to students how long until they have to go back to class with the objective that you are asking them all to move to class at least 5 minutes before the break ends. If it rains please ensure that students stay under cover.
Secondary Recess Level 1 Only - Circulate constantly and ensure that all students clean up their trays, food etc. Ask students to clean up 10 minutes before the end of recess with the objective of all students being out of the canteen 5 minutes before recess ends. There should be no trays/rubbish left on tables at the end of recess.
Lunch - One (primary) - Ground floor only. Please circulate to ensure that students clean up after themselves. 1-3s who have set lunches do not need to do this. The only secondary students who should be in will have co-curricular activities - they should not be bringing friends. Secondary students are allowed to enter the upper level at 1.05
Lunch - Two (all) - Please circulate to ensure that students clean up after themselves.
Lunch - Three (secondary) - As you circulate indicate to students to start eating faster 15 minutes before the end of lunch and to start cleaning up 10 minutes before the end of lunch the objective that you are asking them all to move to class at least 5 minutes before the break ends. There should be no trays/rubbish left on tables at the end of lunch.
Morning Bus Stop Supervision
Be in place by 8.05am at the Siena bus stop. Help Andy/Michael with the DC Buses and ensure that the No 9 bus students are orderly and do not go through the garden beds. Watch for students who are riding unsafely down Siena Ave and talk to them and take names if they do so - give these names to Primary/Secondary VPs.
Afternoon Bus Duty
Find the bus you are responsible for in the area immediately outside the Y1-2 area. As students arrive get them to sit down in two lines starting from the signs on the wall. Help the bus mothers mark the roll. Each student should know their number. One way is to mark them off as they sit down starting from front to back by asking their number and then confirming their name off the roll. When all students are present walk with them to the appropriate bus.
Afternoon Bus Stop Supervision
Be in place on the corner of Siena Ave as soon as possible after finishing class at 3.15 (you should be in place with as the first students arrive). Monitor students catching C4 and C9 bused and make sure that once they decide on the bus they stick with it and do not cross the road to catch the other.
Check that students cross the road safely.
Entry Courtyard (GF) and Granite Courtyard (LGF)
The Granite Courtyard (LGF) is out of bounds at both primary and secondary recess and lunch one and lunch three due to music lessons. The guards should set up barricades to assist. Please circulate constantly. No ball games are allowed in the entry courtyard due to the risk of the balls dropping onto the play areas below. Students are not to play or enter the areas connecting the Granite courtyard and the LGF play area, nor the entrances to the stairwells.
L2 Café Deck
Recess - Circulate constantly and ensure that all students clean up rubbish and food and to put it in the appropriate recycling bins or pack back into lunchboxes to take home. Ask students to clean up 10 minutes before the end of recess with the objective of all students being out of the out of the area at least 5 minutes before recess ends. There should be no rubbish left in the area at the end of recess. Gym should not be open unless another staff member is present at this time.
Lunch one (primary) - Circulate constantly and ensure that primary students clean up rubbish and food and to put it in the appropriate recycling bins or pack back into lunchboxes to take home. At the end of your duty encourage primary students to go to one of the other areas to make room for secondary students in Lunch Two. No rubbish should be in the area when you leave.
Lunch two (all) - Circulate constantly and ensure that all students clean up rubbish and food and to put it in the appropriate recycling bins or pack back into lunchboxes to take home. No rubbish should be in the area when you leave. Please check Gym change room area periodically.
Lunch three (secondary) - Please circulate. No ball games are allowed in the Café Deck area but students are welcome to read, or play appropriate table games. As you circulate indicate to students how long until they have to go back to class with the objective that you are asking them all to move to class at least 5 minutes before the break ends. Please check GYM change room area periodically.
Gymnasium duty must be done from within the gym or from the viewing platform above. Students must be in non-marking sports shoes and appropriate attire if they are playing games in the Gym. Expectation on behaviors and treatment of equipment and facilities should be high. Be proactive, help start and/or organise games.
Siena Park - Lunch second half only
Only the grassed area immediately adjacent to the school is available. Hats must be worn. This means a school hat for primary and any hat that provides protection over the face for secondary. A secondary specific hat is planned for introduction sometime this year.
Staff on duty need to collect the activity tub from the front office and return this at the end of the duty. Students may go out of this area to collect balls but must immediately return. Please circulate. As you circulate indicate to students how long until they have to go back to class with the objective that you are asking them all to move to class at least 5 minutes before the break ends. No food allowed in park. Students may bring water.
The pool will dutied every day on a rotation based on the PE program over the two week cycle. Claire and Jason should be able to coordinate with Annette that the days they teach straight after lunch in primary are balanced over the 10 days by extra time taken in blocks not taught before lunch. The three staff involved will need to ensure that the duty is covered each day and to promote the program in the bulletin and amongst students. One day will be for secondary and one day will be for Yr 4-6. Both pool attendants will also be on duty.
Please circulate constantly. Check to ensure students are behaving appropriately - no eating, drinking, loud behaviour or running. Laptop use in the library on the ground floor only for school work. No laptop use upstairs. No more than two people per desktop computer.
Primary students are to stay downstairs unless they have specific permission to go up stairs.
A bell is rung 5 mins before the end of lunch time to get the students moving.
Primary Sports Hall
Only students of designated year levels for the day may enter. Monday Yr 4, Tuesday Year 5, Wednesday Yr 6, Thursday Yr 7 and Friday Yr 8,9. Andy and Michael will have set up table tennis tables, students may also play table football.
Please make sure that students are orderly and take turns. Please take names of any students who misbehave and send them out. Give names to Primary/Secondary VPs. Please make sure that the room is tidy and bats and palls are packed away before the end of lunch.
Roof, Level 2 Deck & Homework Club Rm 2102
Only secondary students are allowed in these areas. Please circulate constantly - use the lift to travel between the floors. Level 2 is a passive area and active games are not suitable due to the risk of tripping and balls dropping onto the play areas below. Only secondary students are allowed in these areas. Room 2102 supervision can occur from in the room or from the deck depending on the number of students in each location. Laptops can be used for school work in the room. The roof is an active area (when it opens), check the nature of play occurring and respond appropriately. Equipment will be available for borrowing. Please try to make at least two inspections of the change room areas next to the gymnasium during your duty.