Pastoral Support Leader

Budmouth Academy Weymouth, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 9SY

This job expired on 26 June 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    26 June 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    20 June 2022

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Pastoral Support Leader job summary

We are seeking to appoint anexceptional and inspirational Pastoral Support Leader. This is a rare and exciting opportunity for an inspiring individual to join a well-established team.

You will lead your assigned ‘school within school’ in upholding behaviour standards of the Academy as laid out in the Behaviour for Learning Policy.

To support students, individually or in small groups, who may need pastoral support or advice. The PSL will provide support for every student in your assigned school if needed, focussing on their welfare and wellbeing. You will closely monitor key groups: Pupil Premium, SEND, LAC, and any other vulnerable student, putting in any support required to best support them in achieving their potential.

To work collaboratively with the other PSL’s, the Head of School, SLT, Director of Inclusion/SEND, Student Support Centre and Administrative Support to uphold Academy standards across your assigned school.

To deputise for the Designated Safeguarding Lead in all aspects of the safeguarding role within the school and to maintain the need for confidentiality at all times. As the DDSL for the assigned school you will be working closely with, the school’s DSL and HOS, in ensuring all students can learn in a safe and nurturing environment.

In this role you will be expected to work proactively with students and parents/carers in order to improve any poor or anti-social behaviour in school, in particular when it becomes a barrier to their learning and that of others.

To liaise with Budmouth Academy staff and external agencies to ensure that young people, especially those that are vulnerable, are supported with all aspects of their education.

Budmouth Academy Weymouth is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to have an Enhanced DBS check in line with the government’s safer recruitment guidelines.

Budmouth Academy also values the diversity of our workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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About Budmouth Academy Weymouth

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1515 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01305 830500

Budmouth Academy Weymouth is a large academy and we are fortunate to have excellent facilities. We offer an exciting curriculum and there are a wide-range of courses on offer. We also have the only Sixth Form in the Weymouth and Portland area, meaning that we have the privilege of taking children from aged 11 right through to 18, and our excellent provision ensures that they are ready for the adult world. We encourage high aspirations for all our students and every year we send students off to some of the best universities in the country.

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