Role: 2 years fixed term (in the first instance - will be reviewed).
Salary: Grade F. NJC (FTE £22,911 - £25,295) actual salary from £18,620.
Hours: Term Time only (37 weeks). 37 hours per week (Mon- Fri).
Location: Polam Hall School, Grange Road, Darlington, DL1 5PA.
Closing date: Sunday 9th February 2020.
Interviews: held 13th February 2020.
Polam Hall School is a non-selective All-Through Academy offering quality education to approximately 760 boys and girls from age 4 to 16. The School converted from a fee-paying independent School to a Free School in September 2015 before joining the Woodard Academies Trust as an academy in 2017.
Polam Hall School has a strong sense of community, backed up by rigorous academic learning; a wide range of extracurricular activity; plenty of creative stimulus, and a competitive but caring house system. Set in 20 acres of beautiful grounds, we are privileged to have such a stunning location – just minutes from Darlington Railway Station and the A1(M).
Behaviour Support Officer
- To support the work of Polam Hall school in ensuring that all students reach their full potential by removing barriers to learning such as poor conduct.
To supervise the daily operations of the Prepare for Learning facility.To develop and implement long-term behaviour plans and interventions that will have a positive impact on student behaviour.To assist the Vice Principal and Pastoral Leaders in working proactively with students who are at risk of permanent exclusion.
Liaising with: Senior Leadership Team, Pastoral Leaders, Heads of Faculty, Learning Mentor, Attendance and Welfare Officer/assistant, SEND Manager, teachers, external outreach services, parents.
Will have experience of supporting students in an organisational setting. Working knowledge of the range of barriers young people experience in relation to achieving academic success and the ability to work strategically as part of a wider team in line with agreed behaviour management practice to support and encourage positive outcomes.
Please pay close attention to the Person Specification when submitting an application.
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