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    16 February 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    6 February 2024

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Full-time equivalent salary

£26,873 FTE, £23,668 per annum

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are currently seeking to appoint a passionate, committed and experienced Pastoral, Behaviour & Welfare Officer to join our team at Beacon of Light Schooland be responsible for supporting the Behaviour & Welfare Lead in the strategic development of behaviour across the Academy, ensuring all students have the opportunity to access their personalised curriculum by addressing and removing barriers to learning which are linked to behaviour.

The Pastoral, Behaviour and Welfare Office will provide high quality support to students on a one-to-one basis, both through contact with students and through liaising with the services and support of others as identified by the Behaviour & Welfare Lead.

This key individual will oversee a safe and secure working environment for students who have been placed in the Reset room, as directed by Behaviour & Welfare Lead. You will work directly with students, responding efficiently to situations that may arise on a daily basis.

If you have knowledge and experience of working within educational, behaviour and welfare environment and experience working with SEMH / SEN then this could be the role for you.

What the school offers its staff

We offer excellent benefits such as access to the Local Government Pension Scheme, discounted gym access as well as salary sacrifice schemes such as NHS car lease scheme and cycle to work scheme.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are an equal opportunities employer strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate their commitment to children’s safeguarding. All successful appointments will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and a range of other pre-employment recruitment checks.

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About Beacon of Light School

School type
Free School, ages 13 to 16
School size
0 pupils enrolled
Age range
13 to 16

The Beacon of Light School is a place where education and opportunity light the way to a brighter future.

The Beacon of Light School is a unique 80 place Alternative Provision for young people aged 13-16 who are experiencing challenges in mainstream education. Our curriculum offer provides life changing opportunities to the students who attend, not only in terms of improved educational outcomes but also in the longer-term outcomes of training, work and economic wellbeing.

Students are at the very heart of our school community and we are passionate about embedding strong foundations and values for their future achievement and success.

Our experienced team of qualified staff tailor learning pathways and deliver a bespoke educational programme designed to meet the needs of each and every young person in our care.

Offering the highest quality academic and vocational routes, we encourage all students to pursue excellence and aim high, instilling confidence, a strong sense of self-belief and a positive mindset to achieve their goals. We align workplace qualities within a curriculum context so all students are “work-ready” with a set of future proofed skills as their ‘employability passport’ – fully prepared for the next exciting stage of life’s learning journey.

Arranging a visit to Beacon of Light School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email louise.shields@beaconschool.org.uk.

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