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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    22 February 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    23 January 2024

Job details

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Working pattern

  • View all Full timejobs - School Pay Scale – Scale 6 (Level 2) (inclusive of London Weighting) 35 Hours Per Week (pro rata 39 weeks) 8.15 a.m. – 4.15 p.m.

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Scale 6 (Level 2) (inclusive of London Weighting)

What skills and experience we're looking for

With immediate effect, we are looking to appoint a Parent Support Advisor to join our fantastic support staff team. This is a new role within the school this academic year. As a Parent Support Adviser you will work closely with pupils, staff members, parents and external agencies. You will assist

Main Duties include:

  • To assist in tackling underachievement by working in partnership with families, parents, carers, and pupils in a school context to enable pupils, particularly the most disadvantaged, to have full access to educational opportunities and overcome barriers to learning and participation.
  • To work directly with parents, empowering them and their families to get the most out of educational opportunities available.
  • To be responsible for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people with the school and support preventative and early intervention activities.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Hold a relevant degree or a minimum level 3 qualification.
  • Have experience of supporting children and families within the field of educational, social services/welfare or the voluntary sector.
  • Work with a wide range of parents/families in a variety of situations.
  • Be professional and know how to manage delicate matters confidentially.
  • Have excellent communication and report writing skills
  • Be pro-active and want to get things done
  • Address pupil underachievement by working in partnership with parent’s carers and children.
  • Can provide training and opportunities to get parents fully involved in school life

What the school offers its staff

Greenwood Primary is a welcoming, happy and successful school in Northolt. We offer a supportive environment for both staff and pupils.

Ofsted October 2022 reported that Greenwood is a GOOD school. The report states,

“Staff, including those at the start of their careers, are overwhelmingly positive about leaders’ care and consideration towards their workload and well-being. They feel valued and trusted, and appreciate the opportunities provided to help them develop further in their careers.”

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicants will require an Enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.
In line with KCSIE 2022 and safer recruitment practices, the school will conduct an online search for all shortlisted candidates. The online search is part of our safeguarding checks and the search is purely about a candidate’s suitability to work with children.

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About Greenwood Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
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School size
638 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
02084229630

Greenwood Primary is a welcoming, happy and successful school in Northolt. We offer a supportive environment for both staff and pupils.
Ofsted October 2022 reported that Greenwood is a GOOD school. The report states,

“Staff, including those at the start of their careers, are overwhelmingly positive about leaders’ care and consideration towards their workload and well-being. They feel valued and trusted, and appreciate the opportunities provided to help them develop further in their careers.”

Arranging a visit to Greenwood Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email sohagan2.307@lgflmail.org.

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