Parent Family Support Advisor, Minehead, Somerset

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West Somerset CollegeMinehead, Somerset
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 12, points 22 to 26. Salary: £17,538 to £19,862 per annum
Contract term: Fixed Term

West Somerset College is an all-inclusive College catering for 13 to 18 year olds, situated on the edge of Exmoor National Park.

37 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (term tine, plus INSET days)

Fixed term contract to March 2019, pending funding

At West Somerset College we aim to provide a rich and varied education for all of our students. We believe that ensuring students realise their full potential depends upon a continuous drive for excellence by our staff.

We are looking to continue the exemplary work of the current PFSA who has been successfully promoted to another role within the College. We are looking for an individual who is able to support families and provide advice and guidance to encourage the positive participation of students in the Academy environment.

You will need to have experience of supporting students, ideally within an educational setting. You will need experience of being able to deliver parental support and experience of working with multi-disciplinary agencies.

Further details and an application pack can be found in ‘Vacancies’ in the ‘Information’ section at:

Closing Date for applications: Midday, Wednesday 24th January 2018

West Somerset College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share its commitment. Our mission is that all children achieve. A criminal disclosure check will be requested for any applicant who is offered a position.

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More about West Somerset College
Address: Bircham Road, Alcombe, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 6AY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1643 706061