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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    15 July 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    1 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Pastoral, health and welfare

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time: Working times: Monday to Friday 8.00am – 3.30/4pm (alternating days) (30-minute lunch to be taken) Term time only 36 hours per week 39 weeks per annum

Contract type


Pay scale

Derbyshire County Council G7 Pt 8-11

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Pastoral Officer will support both staff and students to access their learning, contact with families/external agencies and supporting a range of student activities throughout the school.

Working under guidance, to provide support in addressing the needs of students who require particular help to overcome barriers to learning.

Core Tasks and Responsibility:

There are three key areas responsibility:

  • Support for Students/Teachers
  • Support for the Inclusion Team
  • Support for the School.

What the school offers its staff

This vacancy is an excellent opportunity for a talented practitioner, who can have impact and make a positive difference to the lives of our young people.

You will be joining Parkside at an exciting time in our incredible journey, as in April 2023 Parkside Community School joined Embark Federation as part of their trust and in November 2023 the school appointed a new Headteacher. The school benefits from a skilled and committed staff and since 2019, Key Stage 4 external examinations show pupils’ progress to be amongst the highest in the Local Authority with Y11 Progress 8 outcomes at +0.48 in 2023, the second highest in Derbyshire. Our last OFSTED Inspection in September 2022 stated that we continue to be a good school and we strive to continue to provide the very best life chances for all students in our community.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Parkside Community School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
601 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01246 273458

Arranging a visit to Parkside Community School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email srussell@parkside.derbyshire.sch.uk.

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