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Chilwell Croft Academy-Pastoral Support Assistant

Grade 3, Spinal Column Points (SCPs) 9 to 22

Actual salary: (£21,962pa – £27,423pa)

Pro-rata of FTE (£25,119 pa to £31,364pa)

36.5 hours per week, term time only

Required from October 2023

An exciting new opportunity is now available at Chilwell Croft Academy as a Pastoral Support Assistant to support the Inclusion and Pastoral Manager.

To succeed in this role, you will demonstrate enthusiasm and a commitment to working with children and their families. Be able to respect confidentiality, and sensitivity to our pupil’s needs and possess the working knowledge of policies and procedures relating to safeguarding children.

You will play a key role in supporting the work of the Inclusion and Pastoral Manager and School Senior Leader by assisting with providing high-quality and effective safeguarding and pastoral support across the school.  Assist with peer-to-peer mentoring and delivery of small group or one-to-one interventions to meet the needs of pupils.

Possessing previous experience of working with children and our families, the successful applicant will also develop and enrich school pastoral support, pupil wellbeing, and admissions and transitions for our pupils. You will be a point of contact with parents/carers in relation to pastoral care, attendance, medical and behavioural matters, liaising with teaching staff and senior leaders as required. You will also assist in the follow-up of correspondence from parents/carers to ensure enquiries have been dealt with.  This role will also include ensuring statutory returns and process administration is completed.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the well-being of all children and expects our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Where necessary, the successful candidate will be subject to all pre-employment checks necessary to meet safer recruitment requirements, including a satisfactory enhanced DBS check, references, online and right-to-work check.

The application form, the Job Description / Person Specification are attached for completion. Please submit your completed application form to

Closing Date: 6th October 2023

Interviews: TBC