Student Support Worker - Inclusion, Cornwall

Closing date:

Humphry Davy SchoolCornwall

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £17,594 - £21,876Grade G
Contract term: Permanent

Student Support Worker - Inclusion

37 hours per week

43 working weeks per year 

Term Time plus 5 Inset Days + 20 Additional Days

Grade G - Actual Salary £17,594 - £21,876 (All to be confirmed at interview)


As a popular and growing school we require, as soon as possible, a Student Support Worker to join our Pastoral Team.  The successful candidate will:

• help facilitate the highest quality support for those students who are disaffected, disengaged or at risk of exclusion from the curriculum, in order to achieve their full potential. 

• take a pro-active role in the support of the educational, social, welfare and physical needs of the students  to ensure that all students succeed.

• work with the Assistant Headteacher (Designated Safeguarding Lead) to ensure the effective safeguarding of all children in the school’s care. 

• Liaise with the Student Support Coordinator, the Inclusion Room Supervisor and other Student Services staff to ensure that good attendance of all students is maintained.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our popular school in beautiful West Cornwall, committed to ensuring the highest quality of education for all our students. Ofsted (Short Inspection November 2016) confirmed the school to be ‘good’ commenting that , “Across the school we found that pupils were very keen to learn” and ‘Without question, school staff work to ensure that each and every pupil achieves their best in a nurturing environment’

For further details, including application form, please visit our school website 

Closing date: 12 noon Friday 24th January 2020

Provisional Interview Date: Monday 3rd February 2020

Humphry Davy School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff are subject to pre employment checks which include applying for an enhanced DBS disclosure.

More about Humphry Davy School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Coombe Road, Penzance, Cornwall, TR18 2TG, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1736 363559
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