We are looking to appoint an
outstanding Pastoral Support Worker at CHES Academy. The successful candidate will embody the
Trust values; someone who has diverse experience, as well as a passion for
working with young people with additional needs.
candidate will have excellent teamwork and communication skills, the ability
and enthusiasm to make a difference with students who have a range of needs.
This unique and rewarding role works
under the direction of the Senior Leadership Team and will complement the work
of the Pastoral Support Manager; using a ‘whole family’ approach and focusing
on the strengths within the family. Whilst also promoting the importance of
consistent school attendance and engagement with education.
The Pastoral Support Worker plays a
crucial part 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, use of pool car included.
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.
To apply please use our
application form available on our website How to Apply - Wave MAT.
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’) and 2 Special Academies (including one in
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. An online check may be carried out.
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