Practitioner (School-Home Support) - Charity
Our client is a dynamic charity with proven impact. For over 30 years it has been working with children and young people struggling to stay in school due to a wide range of complex family issues. They get children and young people back into school ready to learn, whatever it takes.
Through a mixture of growth and staff turnover they now require the following:
School-Home Support Practitioner
Secondary School, Newham
Full time role in a secondary school
Salary from: £20,574 fte pa depending on experience
The post-holder will be based within this secondary school and 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 role will focus on improving school attendance and engagement in learning through building a bridge between the School and the home, including regular home visits and other forms of outreach work. The successful candidate will work with the whole family to tackle issues which are causing poor attendance and behaviour, as well as helping parents to become more engaged with their child’s learning and will be persistent and tenacious.
Closing date for applications is: 8th of June 2018
First stage interviews: Tuesday the 19th of June 2018
Second stage interviews at the School: Tuesday the 26th of June 2018 tbc
To Apply and for More Information:
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The organisation takes very seriously the duty of care to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and is committed to ensuring that their safeguarding practice reflects statutory responsibilities, government guidance and complies with best practice. Their safeguarding policy recognises that the welfare and interests of children are paramount in all circumstances.
Our client is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
All roles above are subject to an Enhanced DBS Check.
No agencies please.