We employ over 150 paid school crossing patrols, you may know them better as lollipop men and women.

Before you apply...

  • You'll need to be able to work every school day
  • You can't take holidays in term time
  • You need to be medically fit.

What skills or experience do I need?

  • No previous experience is required
  • Full training will be given with uniform provided.

How much time do I need to give?

  • 35 minutes morning and afternoon 5 days a week.
  • Term time only


If you'd like to become a school crossing patrol get in touch:

Email: activeandsafertravel@hertfordshire.gov.uk

Phone: 01992 556 803


You could get up to 4 weeks' paid holiday and half pay in school holidays.

If you're not able to work every day you could apply to be a relief patrol and cover people's absence.