Pastoral Support Officer, Witton Middle School
We are looking to increase the capacity of our Pastoral Team with at least one permanent role and the potential for an additional role on a fixed term basis.
We are seeking someone with proven interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively with young people, combining tact, diplomacy and discretion, who is able to use a range of effective behaviour management techniques/strategies. The successful candidate will be fully committed to promoting access and inclusion to help our pupils overcome barriers to learning to achieve their full potential.
This post will involve support for vulnerable pupils and their families, running breakfast, break and lunchtime provision as part of a team, 1-1 and group work sessions; liaising with teaching and support colleagues as well as external agencies.
If you are well organised, self-confident, enjoy working with children and as part of a team, have an absolute commitment to inclusive education and hold an NVQ L3 in childcare, health, education, social care or learning support or equivalent, we would welcome your application.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS will be required for this position.
This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role
This post requires a Children’s Barring List Check. If you are barred from working with children you are breaking the law if you apply for this post
Application forms and further details are available from the school office. If you wish to receive an application pack please contact the school office on: 01905 773362 or by emailing email@example.com. Alternatively you can download an application form below.
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If you are successful in being short-listed for interview, you will be contacted via email within 28 working days of the closing date. Please ensure you check your junk/spam boxes as well as your inbox incase any correspondence has been delivered there.
Hours: 37 hours, 8 am start, Term Time only
Grade: Scale 5 (12-17) Actual Salary range £18,485 - £20,408 pa
Location: Witton Middle School, Old Coach Road, Droitwich Spa, Worcestershire, WR9 8BD
Closing date: 9am on Monday 25 January 2021
For further details, please visit our website at www.witton.worcs.sch.uk