Pastoral Officer - Secondary School
Location: Plumstead, South East London
Salary: Scale 6 £21,758 per annum
Working Hours: 35 hours per week
Closing Date: 18 August at noon.
The organisation is a thriving girls' school, dedicated to promoting success and harmony and nurturing young minds. Their goal is to offer a world class education to all their students, releasing their full potential so that they can go on to change the world for better. High quality teaching, in a safe and friendly environment is the key to unlocking the potential that the organisation believes all their young people have. High aspirations for academic scholarship, alongside their high expectations for behaviour and personal development embody their commitment to seeing all students flourish and succeed.
They are now seeking a Pastoral Officer to support a Head of Year with the daily management and welfare of students across a cohort of students.
You will contribute to the maintenance of good discipline and standards of behaviour, to support the behaviour policy and code.
You will provide high quality pastoral care which is both personalised and empathetic to the needs of individual students. Promoting a culture of high expectations including adherence to school rules is an important part of this role.
Your will develop and monitor pastoral support programmes for individual students, including restorative mediation. In order to do this you will need the ability to build high quality relationships with students, parents and carers.
To be successful you will need a minimum of level 2 qualifications in English and Maths, together with a qualification suitable for the post, relating to education, social work, mediation and/or youth work. A level 3 qualification and/or a degree are desirable.
The school can offer you supportive and friendly colleagues and good professional development.
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The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. References will automatically be requested for all shortlisted applicants prior to interview. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check prior to taking up post.
Candidates with experience of; Pastoral Officer, Student Advisor, Careers Support, School Houseparent, Helpdesk, Learning Support, Support Assistant, Learning Support Worker, LSA, Learning Guidance Advisor, Student Advisor, LSW, Learning Support Assistant, Student Support, Learning Advisor, Wellbeing Officer, Learner Support, Guidance Advisor will be considered for this role.