We are looking to appoint an outstanding, dynamic Pastoral
Support Manager who embodies the Trust’s values; people who have diverse
experiences, as well as a passion for working with young people with additional
Our ideal candidate will have excellent teamwork and communication
skills, boundless patience and resilience and the ability and enthusiasm to
make a difference with pupils who have a range of social, emotional and mental
As a member of the senior management team of the Trust, the
successful candidate will work in collaboration with a variety of agencies
which together with Wave Multi Academy Trust will provide help and support for
young people. Stansfield Academy takes a ‘whole family’ approach, focusing on
the strengths and difficulties of the whole family and supporting parents
recognition that their children’s cognitive development is important, as is
instilling of values, aspirations and support for the development of wider
interpersonal and social skills. This unique position will provide the
opportunity to play a key role in the effective safeguarding of children and
young people. This is a hands on role which provides both challenge and support
and requires ability to travel widely at unsociable hours.
For a full list of duties, please see the job description.
Wave is dedicated to the safeguarding of children and Safer
Recruitment Procedures will be followed. The position requires a satisfactory
enhanced DBS check.
Who We Are
Wave are an established and successful Multi Academy Trust,
comprising of Alternative Provision Academies (APAs), Medical Academies
(including Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust’s child and adolescent
mental health unit ‘Sowenna’) all rated Good/Outstanding by OFSTED and 2
Special Academies (including one in pre-opening).
We provide education for vulnerable pupils aged 4 – 19
across Devon, Cornwall and we are expanding to Somerset with our special free
school. The Trust has a national reputation for the delivery of outstanding
pupil outcomes including enabling pupils to access the most appropriate
education setting and transition to employment, training and higher or further
education. The Trust educates over 1000 pupils and employs over 350 members of
We Aim To
- Provide a balanced and broad curriculum that
promotes the spiritual, moral, cultural, mental and physical development of
pupils and prepares them for the opportunities, responsibilities and
experiences of adult life.
- Give access to the National Curriculum; provide
opportunities for external accreditation, and, for those pupils with specific
learning difficulties, effective and personalised programmes.
- Ensure all pupils are supported to develop
positive attitudes towards themselves and others. Promoting emotional
well-being and self-esteem; helping our pupils to recognise their potential and
work positively within their community.
- We will respect all pupils and encourage them to
become active participants in their own learning, develop confidence,
independence, self-esteem and express their needs and desires.
- Seek effective and positive working
relationships with pupils’ families, schools and other agencies.
- Enable effective outcomes for our pupils.
Wave is dedicated to the safeguarding of children and Safer Recruitment Procedures will be followed. The position requires a satisfactory enhanced DBS check and online check.
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