18 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2023

  • Closing date

    16 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    26 May 2023

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Salary D Scale £23,703- £26,401 (FTE) per annum. Actual Salary £20,794.82 - £23,161.80

What skills and experience we're looking for

Assistant Progress Leader/Student Support Worker

37 hours per week, 40 weeks a year

Salary D Scale £23,703- £26,401 (FTE) per annum

Actual Salary £20,794.82 - £23,161.80

Start date: September 2023

Permanent contract

We are looking to appoint a confident individual to support students at The Romsey School in achieving their full potential. You will be joining our experienced team of Assistant Progress Leaders.

We value students’ mental health and wellbeing and understand that if they are to make strong academic progress, high quality pastoral care is essential. The students have been greatly impacted by the pandemic and the role of APL is more important than ever in ensuring our students feel safe and happy at school.

This is an opportunity for an experienced colleague or someone with the right skills set to make a real difference to the lives of the young people in our community. The successful candidate will be an integral part of our pastoral team, working closely with the Progress Leaders, SENCo, Senior Leadership Team, Student Support Centre (The Nest), and of course with our wonderful students. They will be available to help students navigate and deal with their problems as they arise. They will also be a key part of our strategic response to our ongoing pastoral priorities.

As such, they will have the opportunity to provide intervention strategies around attendance, behaviour management, mental health and wellbeing, positive self-image, dealing with trauma and restorative approaches.

What the school offers its staff

The Romsey School is a wonderful place to work with many advantages such as the superb team of staff, friendly atmosphere and outstanding student behaviour.

Other benefits include:

  • Access to the staff benefits programme which includes the ‘cycle to work’ scheme
  • Generous Pension contributions
  • 40 weeks per year contracts
  • On-site, free staff car parking
  • Access to and an Employee Discount to our on-site nursery, Little Sunlights
  • Continuous professional development opportunities.

At the heart of The Romsey School is our mission for a lived experience of ‘Compassionate Excellence’, meaning that we aspire, care and include in all that we do. This set of values extends to everyone within our community and this includes staff as well as our students.

Further details about the role

If you would like to work with us, then we look forward to hearing from you. For further details about the school visit our website.

Please see the school website www.romsey.hants.sch.uk for an application form. Applications on Romsey School forms, individual CV’s not accepted.

If you are interested in this position, please submit your application as soon as possible as we reserve the right to interview exceptional applicants before the closing date.

Closing date: Noon, Friday 16th June 2023

Interviews: Week beginning Monday 19th June 2023

Commitment to safeguarding

Gateway Multi Academy Trust is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and Disclosure and Barring Service.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to jobs@gatewaytrust.org

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About The Romsey School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1172 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01794 512 334

"Your gateway to success". Our vision is to provide a world class education for our young people.

Arranging a visit to The Romsey School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jobs@gatewaytrust.org.

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