Welcome to our school,
Broomfield SILC is a generic special school for pupils aged 2 to 19
years with 3 sites: our main site and 2 partnership sites at Windmill Primary
and Rodillian Secondary. The SILC is based in the South of Leeds
and caters for a wide range of needs from moderate learning difficulties;
severe learning difficulties; complex and multiple learning needs; Autism and
social and emotional and mental health needs. Some students have additional
needs – physical; medical; speech and language; visual, hearing or sensory
impairment. We are a very popular choice for parents and carers and
currently have 228 pupils on roll.
secured a ‘Good’ Ofsted in March 2023 where inspectors commented that leaders
have ‘high ambitions’ and ‘high aspirations for all pupils’ and
that ‘staff are proud to work in our
school’. I am very proud of our
school community where staff are committed to supporting young people to fulfil
their potential and prepare them fully for their future, particularly focusing on communication, independence, and emotional
looking to appoint an enthusiastic, motivational and creative Family Support
Worker to join our dedicated team at this exciting time in the life of the
school. Broomfield greatly values the work of our Family Support Workers and
the vital contributions they make to the school in developing the life chances
and opportunities of our pupils and young people.
looking for a Family Support Worker who wants to make a real difference to the
lives of our pupils to guide their learning and maximise their progress in all
areas of school life.
successful candidate will have the following qualities:
literacy and numeracy skills, to at least Level 2 (GCSE grade A-C or
Knowledge of Microsoft software packages.
work effectively in a team
Able to use
to learn, reflect and share effective practice with others
In return we can offer:
with the most inspirational pupils who are respectful, creative and
- The support of a professional, knowledgeable and inclusive staff
- A comprehensive CPD programme with potential for career development
- An opportunity to be an integral part of a young person’s journey and
a real sense of achievement
- A workplace that listens to all staff and values their skillset and
diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.
Applications are welcome from all, irrespective of sex, sexuality, race,
religion, marital status, age, or disability.
Safeguarding Recruitment Statement
school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and
expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments will be subject to an enhanced
Access: The Broomfield main site and our partnership
sites have disabled access facilities, including a lift.
For further details and recruitment
pack please contact Broomfield South SILC by email email@example.com our
or by telephoning Lucy Aleksic on 0113
277 1603 ext. 212
Please note that
Broomfield South SILC operates No Smoking or vaping policy
Reg Charity no; 1143948
Broomfield SILC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; pre-employment checks will be carried out, references will be sought and successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and other relevant checks with statutory bodies.
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