This job expired on 18 October 2021

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    18 October 2021 at 8:00am

  • Date listed

    5 October 2021

Job details

Job role
Education support
Working pattern
Will consider full time, term time
37 hours per week, school term time only
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
Kent Range 7

Job summary

STUDENT SUPPORT MANAGER
37 hours per week (term time only plus staff development days)
Kent Range 7: £19,811 - £22,728 pa (pro rata to £23,033 - £26,075 pa)

We are looking for an experienced Student Support Manager to work as part of a team to provide outstanding pastoral support to our students across years 7-13. You will work closely with a Director of Learning and be able to establish a rapport with students and foster positive relationships as well as be able to demonstrate a good understanding of safeguarding issues.

Along with enthusiasm you will need excellent interpersonal skills as you will work directly with students, parents, staff and external agencies to best meet wellbeing, safeguarding and academic needs. In addition, you should be a strong administrator so that written communications and record keeping around student monitoring and support are accurate. You should be first aid trained or willing to train and you will also act as a Designated Safeguarding Lead for which training can be given.

Highworth Grammar School is an over-subscribed 11 – 18, selective Girls’ school of 1534 students with 459 students in the sixth form (71 boys). We are situated in the South East of England, with excellent transport links to both the rest of Kent and London.

The school was judged to be Outstanding in all areas in June 2013. In 2019 our A Level results placed us in top 25% of schools nationally.

Further information and an application form are available from our website: www.highworth.kent.sch.uk

Closing Date: Monday 18th October at 8am

Interviews will be held w/c 18th October 2021.

Completed applications should be returned to: HR@highworth.kent.sch.uk

Applications will be considered in the order in which they are received. Suitable candidates may be interviewed before the closing date and Highworth Grammar School reserves the right to withdraw the position if an early appointment is made.

Highworth Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. An Enhanced DBS check is required for this post

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
Secondary
School size
1519 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01233 624910

About Highworth Grammar School

Highworth Grammar School is an over-subscribed 11 – 18, selective girls’ school of 1534 students with 459 students in the Sixth Form (71 boys). We are situated in the South East of England, with excellent transport links to both the rest of Kent and London.

The school was judged to be Outstanding in all areas in June 2013. Last summer our A Level results placed us in the top 25% of schools nationally.

Academic results are consistently high and Highworth is indeed a great place to teach. Why not come and be a part of our exciting future?

School location

Maidstone Road, Ashford, Kent, TN24 8UD

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