Safeguarding and Pastoral Leader

Hawbush Primary School, DY5 3NH
£13,558.84 - £14,822.84
14 Jul 2021
03 Sep 2021
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Contract Type
Part time permanent
Working Pattern

Hawbush Primary School and Maple Tree SEMH Provision are located in the heart of the Hawbush estate in Brierley Hill Dudley and support the learning of children from the age of 2 up to the age 11.

We are forward thinking school where we all work hard to 'live our dreams and be exceptional'.

The Head Teacher is seeking to appoint a new part time Safeguarding and Pastoral Leader to join the support staff team.

The successful candidate will be the lead person for all pastoral and safeguarding across the school, working in innovative ways with families and children assisting them to overcome barriers and ensure that all children attend school and achieve to their full potential.

Start Date: As soon as possible

Salary: Grade 8

Hours: 20 hours 8:30-12:30 although some flexibility will be needed dependent upon when safeguarding meetings are called.

This is a new post to our school and we are very excited to recruit the right person to undertake this.

As it will soon be the summer holidays, please contact the school via email if you have any questions about this post email the Head Teacher at:

Hawbush Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable groups and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

  • Experience of multi-agency working
  • Experience of working with parents of primary school age children
  • Experience of attendance at Child Protection conferences, core groups and Early Help
  • Experience of working with vulnerable and difficult to reach pupils and families
  • Knowledge and understanding of Equal Opportunities
  • Knowledge and understanding of Health & Safety issues
  • A high level of literacy
  • A high level of ICT
  • Ability to write reports
  • Ability to organise workshops, meetings and groups
  • Ability to make difficult decisions
  • Ability to work in a pressured environment
  • Ability to actively promote Dudley’s commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children; therefore the post is subject to medical clearance and an enhanced DBS check.

N.B. We reserve the right to close this vacancy prior to the advertised date should we receive a large number of applications.

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