Family Support Worker, Derby

Closing date:

City of Derby AcademyDerby

Date posted:
Start date: To be discussed at the interview
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Scale 5 (£21,074 - £23,111)
Contract term: Permanent


City of Derby Academy 

Family Support Worker

37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

The City of Derby Academy is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, supportive and well organised person to work alongside a team of dedicated support staff, providing a professional frontline service to students, parents and visitors, and be responsible for all aspects of pupil attendance. 

 It is necessary for the jobholder to have previous experience of working with secondary school age children and their families, have excellent communication skills, be organised, able to meet strict deadlines, to work on their own initiative and have attention to detail. 

We offer candidates: 

· Support, mentoring and professional learning appropriate to the post. 

· A forward looking, hardworking and enthusiastic team of staff with the desire and skills to improve outcomes. 

· A location which has excellent transport and enjoys state of the art resources. 

We are committed to the protection of children and vulnerable adults. Appointment is subject to a clear DBS check to an enhanced level. 

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Closing date for applications: Monday 12th November 2018 noon 

Interview date: Thursday 22nd November 2018

Salary: Scale 5 – (£21,074 - £23,111) 

Start date: To be discussed at the interview

Job location

More about City of Derby Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Farmhouse Road, Sinfin, Derby, Derbyshire, DE24 3AR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1332 270450