Job Ref No. ECC7045-205S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Scale 7 Point 19
Position Start Date: 08/03/2021 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Temporary
Application Close: 07/02/2021 Midnight Date of Interviews: TBC  

Job Description

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Family Inclusion Team Officer(inc. Safeguard Deputy) - MATERNITY COVER

"At Castledon School students develop strong personal, social and emotional skills that help them to become confident and enthusiastic learners." OFSTED 2018

We are looking for someone to join our Family Inclusion and safeguarding team.

You will be an enthusiastic individual who has the ability to inspire our young people to reach their full potential.

You need to enjoy working with young people with learning difficulties and have a passion for supporting them to develop skills needed for adulthood.

The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, be highly organised, proactive and confidential, work well under pressure and have confidence in liaising with families and outside agencies

You will be pivotal in supporting students and families and their individual circumstances. This may include home visits, preparing reports and attending meetings.

We are predominantly looking for a candidate who wants to work within the school phase KS1-4,however, there may be occasions where support is needed in the college phase of the academy.

You will have:

• A good standard of education

• Experience of working within an educational environment

• Some understanding of SEN e.g. autism, SLCN and ADHD

• Flair and creativity (ability to think outside the box)

• Determination to problem solve

• Good report writing skills and attention to detail

• Willing to attend opportunities for career development as well as suitable training in ASC, behaviour and curriculum programmes

Salary - actual starting salary £17,285.98 (Scale 7 point 19)

Hours - 29.5 per week. 8:30 to 3pm (Mon-Thurs, with 30 minutes lunch break) 8:30 to 2:30pm (Fri, with 30 minutes lunch break)

38 weeks per year


REQUIRED FROM MARCH 2021 TO END JULY 2021 (dates may vary)

Information about the School

Castledon School is a Special School for pupils with Moderate Learning Difficulties and additional complex needs from Year 1 - Year 14.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Contact Information

Juliet Winsor
Bromfords Drive, Wickford
Essex, SS12 0PW
Telephone: 01268 761252