Primary Behaviour and Pastoral Officer

Chichester Free School, Chichester, West Sussex, PO20 1NP

5 days remaining to apply

  • Application deadline

    21 August 2022 at 5pm

  • Date listed

    12 July 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type



SCP 8-13 FTE

Primary Behaviour and Pastoral Officer job summary

The Governors and Principal are seeking an exceptional Primary Behaviour and Pastoral Officer to join the all through pastoral team at CFS. This is for a September 2022 start, or as soon as possible thereafter.

Ideally, the successful candidate will have previous school experience and will be someone committed to our values and ideals, where the co-curricular offer is as vital as the rigour of the taught curriculum.

CFS follows national pay scales and the starting point will be agreed depending upon experience.

CFS is looking to appoint a new member of the all through pastoral team, to address the needs of all pupils, especially those Primary pupils who need help with behaviour management or need to access the Nurture provision in order to overcome barriers to learning. The successful candidate will offer both reactive and proactive support to help maintain high standards of behaviour, and support with pastoral needs throughout the Primary phase. They will establish productive working relationships with pupils and acting as a role model and oversee the use of CPOMS in the Primary phase, working directly with the School’s DSLs.

Applying for the job

For further information and informal discussion about this post, please do not hesitate to contact the School’s Principal, Louise New, on

Candidates should complete an application form and supporting statement addressing the criteria presented in the role description and person specification. Completed applications should be sent to by 5pm on 21 August 2022. We reserve the right to interview before the closing date, and early applications are encouraged.

A formal contract will be issued once the successful applicant has been appointed. It will be offered subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS, formerly CRB) check.

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About Chichester Free School

School type
Free School, ages 4 to 19
School size
1015 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 19
Contact phone number
01243 792690

CFS is a non-profit making, state-funded school, established in response to real demand within the local area for a greater variety of schools. We have been open since 2013, and are now fully established in our state of the art facilities on the Carmelite Convent Site on the Hunston Road in the south of Chichester. We are full in all year groups from Years R to 11, with waiting lists in most phases of the School. Our PAN is 60 in primary, and 120 in secondary.

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