School-Home Support is a dynamic charity with proven impact. For over 35 years it has been working with children and young people struggling to stay in school due to a wide range of complex family issues. We get children and young people back into school ready to learn, whatever it takes.
School-Home Support Practitioner
Based: Parsloes Primary School, Dagenham, RM9
Working: Part Time, Four mornings per week, term time only
Salary Range: £8,229 - £9,160 per annum (£20,574 – £22,901 FTE) depending on experience
The post-holder will be based in a primary school focusing their support on improving attendance, punctuality and engagement in learning. The post-holder will work in close partnership with school staff to deliver a programme of casework and other activities to promote educational outcomes for disadvantaged children and families. The post-holder will need to be persistent, resilient and tenacious along with having the experience of working with hard to engage parents.
This is an exciting opportunity for the successful candidate, who will have good experience of working effectively with social and emotional factors affecting a child’s capacity to learn, strong abilities in engaging children and their families, and a confident ability to form professional partnerships with children and their families.
Closing date for applications: Midnight on Tuesday 26th October, 2021
First Stage Interviews: Friday 29th October, 2021. Virtual Interviews
Second Stage Interviews: Thursday 4th November, 2021 at Parsloes Primary School
Start Date: As soon as possible
TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION:
If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'Apply on Website' button to be directed to the School-Home Support website where you can download the relevant information pack and application form.
School-Home Support is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
School-Home Support takes very seriously the duty of care to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and is committed to ensuring that our safeguarding practice reflects statutory responsibilities, government guidance and complies with best practice. Our safeguarding policy recognises that the welfare and interests of children are paramount in all circumstances.
This role is subject to an Enhanced DBS Check.
No agencies please.