Hours of work: 37 Hours per week
Working pattern: Full-time and term-time only
(As the position is term-time only, the above salary will be pro rata)
Closing date: Wednesday 22 September 2021, noon
Interview date: Tuesday 28 September 2021
For more information and to apply for the above post, please contact:
Glenleigh Park Academy
Phone: 01424 213611
Please note, we do not accept CVs.
About the role
Behavioural and Pastoral Assistant - Glenleigh Park Academy
Glenleigh Park is a school that can offer exceptional professional development opportunities, high levels of support and the chance to make a real difference to pupils’ outcomes. This is an exciting opportunity to join Glenleigh Park Academy in September 2021 in a role that will involve supporting children in learning and achieving their best.
We are looking for a talented individual to join our behaviour and pastoral team at Glenleigh Park Academy. We believe in supporting every child to achieve their full potential and are looking for someone with the skills to add to our committed staff team.
Do you have the skills and practical methodology for addressing children’s difficulties on a day-to-day basis? Can you build strong relationships with children that are built on positive communication; mutual respect and listening, to understand the child's experience?
We are looking for a behavioural and pastoral assistant who will;
- Support individual pupils in achieving specific and carefully planned targets
- Support our Safeguarding & Welfare Lead in meeting the needs of pupils who are vulnerable through observations, planning support, leading targeted interventions and supporting with admin as required
- Liaise effectively with parents and external agencies to ensure that provision is well matched to the individual needs of pupils
- Commit to their own professional development and engage with a wide range of professional development opportunities
Glenleigh Park is a fun, exciting and supportive place to work. We set ourselves ambitious targets and know these can be achieved by working together. If you are a team player and are looking for a challenging but rewarding job please get in touch.
Visits to the school are welcomed. Further information about the school can be found via our website: www.glenleighparkprimaryacademy.org
The Job Description and Person Specification can also be found on our website:
Aurora Academies Trust is committed to the safeguarding of pupils and we follow safer recruitment practice. References will be taken up and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be made prior to appointment.
Work Permits: we may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Border Agency’s Points-based Immigration System.
Due to the restrictions we cannot guarantee that individuals that meet the requirements of the Points-based Immigration System will be issued with clearance to obtain work permits.
The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff will be expected to hold or be willing to obtain an enhanced DBS check or Enhanced check for Regulated Activity with the Disclosure & Barring Services (previously the Criminal Records Bureau).
For further information about what is required in this process please go to www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check.
All school based staff have the responsibility for promoting the safeguarding and welfare of children. All school staff should be aware of the school’s Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy and work in accordance with this document at all times.