Pastoral Support Assistant for SEN
37hpw, Term-time only plus 5 days
Level 2: £14,314 to £15,159 (actual)
Grange Technology College is a part of the Southfield Grange Trust, a multi-academy trust established in 2013. The school is co-located with Southfield School, a ‘generic’ special school at the Southfield Grange Campus. Grange has been oversubscribed for a number of years and currently serves over 1850 students (including 250 at Post 16) from a wide variety of ethnic and cultural backgrounds. The majority of students are of South Asian heritage and we welcome an increasing number of students from Eastern Europe. We at Grange aim to ensure that students make excellent academic progress as well as developing the social and life skills essential to their future. This is done through a relentless concentration on teaching quality, curriculum provision and the effectiveness of the support we provide. Our commitment to equal opportunities is reflected in all aspects of school life - we welcome young people from all cultures, backgrounds and beliefs.
So what can we offer? Grange is a secondary academy located in the city of Bradford. We serve some of the most disadvantaged students in the country and can offer a unique and rewarding environment for committed and highly skilled professionals to develop their career.
What does the role entail? Working as a member of the Student Support team to support the smooth and effective management of behaviour and maintenance of high standards with regard to attendance, punctuality and attitudes to learning across the school.
What do we need? Educated to NVQ Level 2 or equivalent with the ability to work with challenging young people in a sympathetic and constructive way.
For more information and to apply online please visit: www.southfieldgrange.org.uk/grangevacancies
Closing date: Midnight, Thursday 20 July 2017
If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of the closing date, you should assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable young people and expect all staff, casual workers and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practices and procedures are in place to ensure a robust safeguarding culture. The successful candidate will therefore be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure and vetting check. As required a “Teachers Prohibition Check”, “Section 128 Management check”, “Declaration of disqualification by association check” and “EEA teacher regulatory authority restriction check” will be undertaken. References will be undertaken and proof of eligibility to work in the UK will be required before any employment starts.