Pastoral and Support Staff Lead, Newcastle upon Tyne

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

Vision for Education LtdNewcastle upon Tyne

Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £30,000
Contract term: Permanent

Vision for Education are hiring for an experienced and confident Pastoral and Support Staff Lead to work at an alternative provision in Newcastle for secondary aged students. The provision caters for young people with social, emotional and mental health difficulties who can regularly display challenging and sometimes confrontational behaviours. Due to the nature of the provision you must possess very strong behaviour management techniques and have an adaptable and confident teaching/support style.

The successful Pastoral and Support Staff Lead will be responsible for the delivery of the school behaviour management strategy and assisting with the delivery of successful transition programs. You will also be responsible for the delegation of and the ongoing professional development of a dedicated team of Learning Support Assistants.

To be eligible for this position you must:

  • Be available 5 days a week 
  • Be comfortable with behaviour de-escalation techniques
  • Have a strong motivation to improve the lives of disadvantaged and disaffected young learners
  • Be confident in leading a group of Learning Support Assistants, including delivering ongoing performance evaluation meetings 

In return for you hard work, Vision for Education will offer you:

  • Training courses such as Team Teach, Moving and Handling and Autism Awareness, all provided free of charge
  • Access to over 20 accredited online training courses via Educare
  • Weekly pay, paid through PAYE – no umbrella companies
  • Access to a dedicated SEND consultant 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All candidates will be required to complete our safeguarding checks and undergo an enhanced DBS check.

For more information please contact Tim Ayton on 0191 229 1386 at the Newcastle Vision for Education Newcastle Team. 


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