5 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    24 June 2024 at 8am

  • Date listed

    10 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Pastoral, health and welfare

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Working pattern

Full time: Full time

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Kent Range 7

What skills and experience we're looking for

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/carers,staffand 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.

What the school offers its staff

Highworth Grammar School is an over-subscribed 11 – 18, selective Girls’ school of 1534 students with 446 students in the sixth form (80 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 We do not accept CVs.

Closing Date: Monday 24th June 2024 at 8am

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.

Commitment to safeguarding

Highworth Grammar School is committed to:
Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. This post will require an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).
Creating a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, religion, belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, pregnancy, maternity, age, disability, marriage or civil partnership.

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About Highworth Grammar School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1542 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01233 624910

Highworth Grammar School is an over-subscribed 11 – 18, selective girls’ school of 1536 students with 448 students in the Sixth Form (80 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?

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