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Staff Vacancies

We currently have the following posts available.  Please see below for further information.
Family Support Worker / Pupil Admissions and Induction Mentor
Hillside Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.

Our sponsors at the Active Learning Trust would like to share the following information and opportunities for new staff.

Family Support Worker/Pupil Admissions and Induction Mentor

Salary range: GRADE E, Pay Points 17-20 (£17772-£19430 pro rata)
30 hours per week (10.30am-5.00pm Monday to Friday), 38 weeks per year – permanent

To start as soon as possible                                  

We wish to appoint a Family Support Worker /Pupil Admissions and Induction Mentor, to work closely with the teachers and Inclusion Team to a) lead the induction and mentoring of new pupils to the school and b) engage with our families and support agencies to achieve the best outcomes for children.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience of working with pupils of primary school age
  • A sound understanding of child development, and the impact of parenting and life events
  • Knowledge of the barriers to learning faced by disadvantaged children and those with SEN and EAL
  • Experience of building effective relationships with families and a wide range of support agencies to achieve the best possible social, emotional and educational outcomes for the pupils
  • Experience of applying policies and practices associated with safeguarding and equality of opportunity
  • Excellent organisational, communication and administration skills

We will offer:

  • A Hillside Guarantee providing a Wellbeing package and Continuous Professional Development opportunities
  • A supportive leadership team
  • Enthusiastic pupils
  • An opportunity to share in the rewards of working with young people
  • A chance to be part of a team of committed and professional colleagues

Visits to the school are welcomed; please contact Mrs Helen Wilden in the school office for further information and an application form. hr@hillsidecp.net or 01473 601402, or please visit our website: www.hillsidecp.net

Closing date: Midday Friday 17th November 2017
Interview date: To be confirmed