Year 8 Student Support Officer

Saffron Walden, Essex
£19,238 - £21,057
11 Jan 2017
20 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Saffron Walden County High School
Audley End Road
Saffron Walden 
CB11 4UH
Tel: 01799 513030 

Year 8 Student Support Officer

Salary point 20 to 23 (£19,238-£21,057) pro rata
37 Hours p/week term time only

We are looking for someone to work within our school's dynamic and committed Achievement Team to support the achievement and well-being of our Year 8 students. 

Key daily tasks within this role include

  • working with the Year 8 Achievement Coordinator to support student achievement, attendance, personal development and behaviour 
  • liaising with students, staff and parents to investigate and resolve pastoral, academic or personal issues
  • delivering cover lessons across all year groups
  • supervising the school's Isolation Base

The school has a team of Year Achievement Co-ordinators and Student Support Officers and benefits from full time support from a counsellor and nurse. 

Experience of working with young people is essential, experience of working in a school would be beneficial.

For more information including how to apply visit our website by clicking apply.

The closing date: 20/01/2017 
Interviews: Week commencing 23/01/2017

The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.