This job expired on 4 October 2021

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    4 October 2021 at 3:00pm

  • Date listed

    17 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Education support
Working pattern
Will consider full time, part time
Hours of work – Ideally 37 hours per week, actual working hours to be discussed and part-time will be considered for the right applicant. Term time, plus two weeks. Please note that holidays cannot be taken in term time, but an allowance for holiday entitlement is paid accordingly.
Contract type
£23,080 - £25,991 (pay award pending)

Job summary

This is an exciting opportunity, ideally for an experienced Family Support Worker, to work alongside an established safeguarding team across the Nursery, Infant and Junior Schools on our Irthlingborough site.

The role will encompass a wide range of aspects, all of which are aimed to ensure the best possible outcomes for children. The role will be to support families including specific interventions for children and working with outside agencies. You will lead on EHA’s and be part of the safeguarding team, which works across the four schools in our Trust and some of the schools in our locality. This is a vital role in our schools and the successful candidate will be working across the site with another experienced family worker, hence teamwork will be an essential part of the role.

We are looking for a person with a strong sense of passion to support our local families to ensure that the children get the best start to life and education in Irthlingborough. The ideal candidate will have experience of working with children and families in an educational or social care setting and they will work alongside local agencies such as social care, housing and education welfare, to secure the best outcomes for children and families. They will be able to work effectively as a member of the team, have excellent interpersonal skills and consistently support the Trust values and approaches to a high standard. Please see the Job Description and Person Specification for more details

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Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 7
Education phase
School size
329 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 7
Contact email

About Irthlingborough Nursery and Infant School

Both of the Irthlingborough schools are Ofsted rated Good. We are part of The Learning for Life Education Trust, a multi-academy trust with the Infant and Junior schools in Finedon.

Arranging a visit to Irthlingborough Nursery and Infant School

We warmly welcome visits to the Irthlingborough school site on 27th September at either 11.00am or 3.45 pm where there will be the opportunity to discuss the role further with the Headteachers. Please email Infant School Head Teacher Jan Marshall, on to make an appointment.

School location

Scarborough Street, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN9 5TT

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