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  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    2 December 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    24 November 2021

Job details

Job role
Education support
Working pattern
Part time
20 Hours Per Week, Monday: 8.30am – 3pm, Tuesday: 8.30am – 4.30pm, Wednesday: 8.30am – 3.30pm
Contract type
Fixed term (Until July 2022)
Grade 7 Point 11

Job summary

Wellbeing in Education Link Leader - 20 hours
Highcliffe Primary School is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and conscientious Wellbeing in Education Link Leader to work within the school.
• Are you a positive and enthusiastic educator?
• Do you have experience of working with children who require support with their emotional needs?
• Do you have experience of working with children on a 1:1, and small group, basis?
• Are you able to work as a member of a team?

In return we can offer:
• An excellent working environment.
• Talented and hard-working professional colleagues who are committed to children’s success across the curriculum.
• A supportive, friendly and caring team.

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic Wellbeing in Education Link Leader (WELL) to this brand-new role at Highcliffe! You will join our friendly, caring and motivated team. You will lead on providing social and emotional interventions and support for pupils across the school, both 1-1 and small groups. You will also be responsible for leading a small pastoral team which includes our Forest School Practitioner and Wellbeing Assistant. It would be beneficial if you had experience in working in a primary setting and with children who have social and emotional needs, attachment difficulties and adverse childhood experiences. ELSA qualifications (or similar) and DSL experience are desirable. You will work under the direction of the senior leadership team including the head of school, assistant head and Director of Inclusion. You will also form a strong partnership with our Family Liaison Officer.

The post is for 20 hours per week, fixed term until 13th July, with the view to being extended.

Actual hours:
Monday: 8.30am – 3pm
Tuesday: 8.30am – 4.30pm
Wednesday: 8.30am – 3.30pm

Essential Requirements
• GCSE Maths and English
• Previous experience of working with vulnerable adults or children
• Experience of working in a school, or care setting.
• Some experience of leading a team.

Grade 7, point 11

Closing date
Thursday 2nd December 2021 – 12noon.

W/C 6th December

Please forward your completed application form to
Please note CV's WILL NOT be accepted.
For any queries about our vacancies please email
Due to the volume of applications we receive we're unable to contact each applicant with a decision. If you don't hear from us within four weeks of the advertised closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
Highcliffe Primary School is part of the Lionheart Academies Trust.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
We welcome applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
School size
414 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

About Highcliffe Primary School and Community Centre

Welcome to Highcliffe Primary School. Highcliffe is a friendly, ambitious and visionary school that has the children and their families at the heart of everything we do.

We are proud to be part of the Lionheart Educational Trust and work very closely with our other trust primary schools; Riverside Primary, Hallam Fields Primary and Brocks Hill Primary. Together, we work tirelessly to ensure that our primary schools provide the highest quality education both academically and holistically.

School location

Greengate Lane, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE4 3DL

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