Pastoral Leader, Oxfordshire

Closing date:Expiring soon

Cheney SchoolOxfordshire

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 9 (Points 29 to 32) with actual salary of £23,305.86 – £25,581.86, based on term-time only plus 7 days
Contract term: Permanent

Cheney School is a popular, high-performing school located in the heart of Oxford serving a diverse community of students who are eager to learn and to be challenged. You can read the outcome of our recent Ofsted inspection here: Ofsted Report and a welcome message from our Head of School here: Head's Welcome

We are committed to continuous professional development and have wide-ranging training and development opportunities. We are also mindful of the competing demands people face in their lives and are happy to consider part-time applications. If you are not familiar with Oxfordshire, we would recommend that you take a look at: Living in Oxfordshire – Information for Teachers 

We wish to appoint a Pastoral Support Leader to play a key part in providing students with the pastoral support they need to achieve their best potential during their secondary school education and to assist with the management of health and welfare provisions at the school.  

The role suits a candidate who is passionate about working with children. The ideal candidate will have:

• Empathy with young students;

• Attention to detail and ability to work under pressure;

• Excellent organisational skills and the ability to be flexible;

• Excellent interpersonal skills to help liaise with students, parents and staff across the school;

• Good knowledge of Microsoft Office and Google Docs. 

The post is for 37 hours per week (if full-time), term-time + 7 other days. Starting salary at Grade 9 (Points 29 to 32) with actual salary of £23,305.86 – £25,581.86, based on term-time only plus 7 days. The position comes with membership of a comprehensive Healthcare Benefits Plan.

Visits to the school prior to interview are warmly welcomed. To arrange a visit or if you would like more information about the role please contact Liam Bampton, Assistant Head teacher - Pastoral at:  or on Tel: 01865 755309

How to Apply:

Please download an application pack from below. In addition to your application form please email a letter of application, detailing reasons for your interest in this post and your relevant skills and experience to:

Oxfordshire Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.

Closing date: Monday, 25 March, 8am

Interviews: tbc

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More about Cheney School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Cheney Lane, Headington, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 7QH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1865 765726
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