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  • Start date details

    Immediate start available

  • Closing date

    24 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    15 April 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Pastoral, health and welfare

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time, term time: 37 hours per week 8.30am – 4.30pm 4 days / week and 8.30am – 4.00pm 1 day /per week, term time only

Contract type


Pay scale

Bucks Pay 2 £24,879 - £26,961 FTE (Actual salary £20,585 - £22,308)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Do you:

  • Have a passion about children’s learning, an understanding about raising school attainment and commitment to achieving high standards?
  • Have drive, energy and initiative?
  • Have experience of working with children?
  • Have the desire to contribute to the development of Safeguarding and Vulnerable Families policies and procedures within school?
  • Have experience of supporting families?
  • Have experience supporting children with their attendance or additional needs
  • Like to work as a team player?
  • Have experience of working with other agencies to support children’s pastoral, academic and behaviour needs?

This role will involve:

  • Working closely with the Senior Leadership Team and other staff to be part of the attendance and punctuality team
  • Supporting pupils and families to get the very best from their education
  • Promoting and driving positive links between home and school
  • Working with a range of external agencies and acting upon advice to follow up work with pupils and families
  • Offering support, liaison and negotiation; and where conflict arises, to act as a facilitator in finding successful resolutions
  • Providing interventions to support pupils with pastoral and attendance needs

What the school offers its staff

In return we can offer:

  • A highly supportive team, committed to raising standards in a welcoming environment
  • A school with a clear vision for the future
  • Well behaved and responsive children who enjoy learning
  • A well-resourced school and stimulating environment
  • A strong emphasis on staff wellbeing and teamwork

Commitment to safeguarding

Our School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its pupils and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to a disclosure of criminal records at an enhanced level. Any offer of employment, or agreement to volunteer, is subject to receipt of satisfactory references and DBS checks. In line with KCSIE 2022, online searches will be carried out on all shortlisted candidates. The search is not part of the shortlisting process itself, and candidates will have a chance to address any issues of concern during the search at interview.

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About William Harding School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
821 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11

William Harding School is a four form entry primary school with a pre-school for pupils aged 2 upwards. We are a welcoming, inclusive community with a diverse mix of pupils which includes an Additional Resourced Provision for pupils with Speech and Language needs and Physical Disabilities. Even though, we are a large school we pride ourselves on our sense of belonging and strong relationships in our school community.

William Harding has a clear vision led by an experienced and ambitious leadership team. Staff are committed to raising standards and there is a strong emphasis on staff wellbeing and teamwork. We have well behaved and responsive children who enjoy learning based in our well-resourced and stimulating environment.

William Harding embodies the School motto of; Aim high… Work hard… Be kind… and is led by a strong set of School Values; Respect, Perseverance, Responsibility, Honesty, Inclusion and Collaboration.

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To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@williamharding.school.

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