Pastoral Leader, Lewisham

Closing date:Expiring soon

Prendergast SchoolLewisham

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £23,379 - £24,750 per annum
Contract term: Fixed Term

We wish to appoint Pastoral Leaders to join our school to work with Key Stage 3 or Key Stage 4. You will be one of two new Pastoral Leaders and have responsibility for the pastoral management of one of the key stages. These posts are offered on a one year fixed term contract to support the further development of the school’s pastoral strategy.

The successful candidate will:

  • have responsibility for the pastoral management of a Key Stage and a year group;
  • track student progress and achievement;
  • monitor and manage attendance, punctuality and behaviour;
  • communicate with parents / carers;
  • liaise with teachers, tutors and outside agencies;
  • act as a deputy designated safeguarding lead.

You will have experience of working with young people and demonstrate a commitment to student progress and achievement. You will have excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills. You will be a self-motivated team player, able to use your own initiative and have a commitment to the school’s ethos, aims and its whole community. 

Salary: Scale 6 (£27,402 - £29,009 pro-rata)

Hours:   35 hours a week, 39 weeks a year (term time only plus 5 Inset Days)

Prendergast School is an Outstanding 11-16 Girls School with a mixed 6th Form of 340 and benefits from being part of the Leathersellers’ Federation of Schools. It is one of the most successful schools in Lewisham.  Awarded its third Outstanding OFSTED grading in a row in November 2013, the school has been leading girls’ education in Lewisham for over 125 years. 

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with a forward thinking staff and school leadership team who have students’ wellbeing and progress as their core purpose.

To apply, please click here .

Closing date for applications:  9:30am on Tuesday 23 April 2019

Interviews: Thursday 25th April 2019

Please note CVs are not accepted.

The Leathersellers’ Federation of schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all employees are required to have an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.

Appointment will be subject to qualifications, experience checks and satisfactory references. 

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More about Prendergast School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Part of the Leathersellers’ Federation of Schools, Hilly Fields, Adelaide Avenue, Brockley, London, SE4 1LE, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 20 8690 3710
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Prendergast School is a happy and successful girls’ school, located in a vibrant part of Lewisham in South East London.  We are the lead in a hard federation of 3 schools with one Governing body.  The school has around 850 girls at Key Stag...