This job expired on 22 September 2021

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    22 September 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    9 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Education support
Working pattern
Term time
Contract type
Fixed term (As soon as possible - August 2022)
Annual or full-time equivalent (FTE) salary
Salary: Scale NJC 6 (£26,997 - £28,992)
Actual salary
Actual: £23,649 - £25,396

Job summary

We are seeking to appoint a Progression Coach to provide intensive support to young people transitioning from pupil referral units who are at risk of becoming NEET (Not in Education, Employment or Training).

This post will be supporting young people into Education, Employment or Training (EET) and helping them to overcome barriers that are preventing them from progressing into positive outcomes. Once in EET a key part of the role will be to provide after-care support.

You will have:

• Minimum of GCSE Maths and English at grades A – C or equivalent;
• L6 Diploma in Career Information, Advice and Guidance;
• Experience of working with hard to reach families with complex multiple needs;
• The ability to motivate and support vulnerable young people;
• Ability to develop and maintain good relationships with children, caregivers, school staff and other agencies;
• A can-do attitude.

We offer:

• An organisation with a clear moral purpose to change young people’s lives;
• Excellent professional development opportunities;
• Strong community spirit;
• Staff who are supportive towards each other;
• Pension scheme;
• Term-time hours;
• Free access to the employee assistance programme;
• A curriculum where personalised learning is at the heart.

The Limes College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Further information about The Limes College is available on our website.

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 5 to 16
Education phase
School size
70 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 16
Contact phone number
020 8652 1150

About The Limes College

The Limes College is a Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) which offers alternative education provision outside of a traditional schooling environment to key stages 1 to 4; it accepts students from mainstream schools in Sutton with educational and behavioural needs. The current roll of around 150 students consists of those who have been permanently excluded or those at risk of exclusion. Many students are with us for only a short time while some will remain on roll for their entire GCSE courses. In the last academic year, we worked with 210 students.

School location

Sutton West Centre, Sutton, Surrey, SM1 2SD

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