Student Support Lead, Bolton

Closing date:

Ladybridge High SchoolBolton
Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £22,917 - £25,895NJC GRADE G SCP 23-2. Actual salary £22,917 to £25,895
Contract term: Permanent

Student Support Lead

NJC GRADE G SCP 23-27 (GRADE 7, SCP 29-33)

Actual salary £22,917 to £25,895

37 hours per week, term time + 5 days 


Ladybridge High School is a happy and successful school with a clear mission and agreed beliefs that are shared as a school community.  We are focused on enabling our learners to achieve excellent academic progress whilst developing personal qualities that enable them to thrive in the future.  A film about our distinctive ethos and approach can be seen through this link.   

The wonderfully diverse population of learners, the emphasis on professional learning for staff and the friendly atmosphere make Ladybridge an interesting and enjoyable place to work.   

We are seeking to appoint a Student Support Lead to work alongside a year group of learners and support them fully in terms of behaviour and attendance at this very important phase in their lives. We are looking for an exceptional colleague with:

• A passion for ensuring that each and every learner in the year group flourishes and feels proud of his or her individual achievements

• A determination to secure and sustain exceptional behaviours and attendance

• A clear understanding of the Early Intervention agenda

• Experience of multi-agency partnerships

• Strong interpersonal skills, emotional intelligence and a determination to be a highly effective practitioner.

This is a unique opportunity to transform young people’s lives, and to develop professionally, in a flourishing, happy and forward thinking school.

Application Process: 

Interested colleagues should complete an application form, which can be downloaded from the school’s website and submit with a letter of application to outline how your experiences to date prepare you for this role.

 Closing date for application:  Tuesday 21st January 2020 at 12:00 noon

Please send completed application forms to Liz Heyes, HR and Finance Officer, Ladybridge High School, New York, Bolton BL3 4NG or by email to 

Ladybridge High School is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to enhanced clearance from the Disclosure and Barring Service. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

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