Pastoral Assistant, Crawley, West Sussex

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Holy Trinity Church of England Secondary SchoolCrawley, West Sussex

Date posted:
Start date: as soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £15,500 with Crawley Fringe allowance
Contract term: Permanent

Role:  Pastoral Assistant  

Pay Range: WSCC Grade 4 Points 14 to 16  

Actual Salary: £15,500 with Crawley Fringe allowance  

Hours of Work: 37 hours per week TT + INSET starting from 8:15am and ending up to 5pm. Exact hours to be agreed across the available posts   

Contract Type: Permanent

Required:  as soon as possible  

Closes: 9am Monday 17th September 2018

Interview Date: Wednesday 26th September 2018 We reserve the right to interview earlier should a suitable candidate be available  

At Holy Trinity our mission is to be a centre of excellence for learning inspired by Christian values where young people fulfil their potential.  

As part of the further development of the pastoral operation of the school we a vacancy within our pastoral team.  

Pastoral Assistants will support senior staff in their work with inclusion to ensure high standards of attendance, behaviour, welfare and learning are achieved. The successful applicant will be expected to work flexibly within the pastoral team, and be role models in terms of conduct, dress and professionalism. The ability to treat colleagues and students with respect and in line with our Mission and Vision is essential.

The successful applicant will have to meet the requirements as set out in the Person Specification which accompanies the Job Description. Presentation of the Application Form and covering letter will form part of the selection process as will practical testing and interviews on the day. Shortlisted candidates must be available for interview on the date indicated. 

Application forms and details about the post are attached/on the website. More information about the post and our school is also available on the website. All enquiries and completed application forms with covering letter / statement should be sent to by the closing date or earlier.  

The preferred method of communication in connection with this vacancy is by email. This is how invitations to interview will be sent. Please ensure that you check your emails and junk or spam folders on a regular basis.  

The Holy Trinity Church Of England Secondary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we cooperate with other agencies and initiatives at local and national level. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Any successful job applicant will be required to undertake a Disclosure & Barring service check (formerly known as Criminal Records Bureau check) at an enhanced level, in line with all schools across West Sussex. Disclosures include details of cautions, reprimands or final warning as well as convictions, spent or unspent.

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More about Holy Trinity Church of England Secondary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Buckswood Drive, Gossops Green, Crawley, West Sussex, RH11 8JE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1293 423690
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Welcome to the Holy Trinity Church of England Secondary School. We are a Voluntary Aided Church school with a rich history and a reputation for excellence.  

The school was opened in 1969 by the Queen and is believed to be the first purpose buil...