Learning Mentor/Nurture Team Leader Rossett Acre Primary School, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Job description

To provide leadership to the nurture team, organising their involvement across the school.
To work with families, teachers, support staff and external agencies,
To act as a point of contact for families in need, conducting home visits where needed.
To monitor and identify patterns of attendance and plan appropriate interventions and support as needed
To plan and draw up appropriate approaches to support pupils individually and in groups,
To work with individuals and groups to equip children with the skills and confidence to reintegrate them back in to school life.

Essential educational requirements

Good level of general education

Essential qualifications

GCSE grade C or equivalent in English

Essential skills and experience

Excellent interpersonal skills, and ability to communicate with children, staff and parents
Excellent organisational skills
Understanding of barriers to learning,
Ability to manager pupil behaviour , dealing with situations in a calm and professional manner

Employee benefits

Occupational Pension plus access to wider range of benefits

About Rossett Acre Primary School

Rossett Acre is a successful two-form entry primary school on the south side of Harrogate. Our school and the Red Kite Learning Trust is about more than just academic success, it is about giving children and young people opportunities to develop as well rounded citizens able to take on and contribute to the world. We hope that new colleagues will be able to help achieve this for all our children and young people. In return we can provide a fantastic place to work and learn and a vast range of opportunities to extend your experience and expertise. If this sounds like a place that you would enjoy working in, we hope you will apply and come and see for yourself what is on offer.

Pannal Ash Road, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG2 9PH
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