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Student Advisor Years 9-11 - Term Time

Tonbridge Grammar School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-5443-195S
  • Posted:05/05/2022
  • Pay:£26,083 to £28,769 fte
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:23/05/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:w/c 23rd May 2022


Student Advisor Years 9-11 

Required: Immediate start (Permanent)  

Salary £26,083 to £28,769 fte (£23,310 to £25,710 actual salary) per annum 

37 weeks of term-time plus 10 Academy days and 10 additional days 

37 hours per week 


We are seeking to recruit a Student Advisor to join a dedicated team of support staff.  You will be responsible for managing day to day student wellbeing and will liaise with parents and teachers to support student progress and achievement. 

The position is term-time plus additional days with some flexibility required around public examination programmes. 

Tonbridge Grammar School is rated outstanding by Ofsted (October, 2019).  The School offers an internationally minded education and an extensive professional development programme for all staff supporting induction, leadership development and wellbeing.    


Please send completed application forms to personnel@tgs.kent.sch.uk.   

CV’s alone will not be accepted.    


Closing date for applications: Midday Monday 23rd May 2022 

Interviews: Week commencing 23rd May 2022 


Tonbridge Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. We reserve the right to interview before the closing date.  Previous applicants need not apply.  


Information about the school

About Tonbridge Grammar School

We are a high achieving selective grammar school with academy status, educating girls between the ages of 11 to 16 and girls and boys in the Sixth Form (1166 students on roll). The School prepares students for GCSEs and the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme following the Middle Years Programme in Years 7-9. Our students are encouraged to take part in an extensive range of extracurricular activities.

TGS is situated in Kent ‘the garden of England’, close to Royal Tunbridge Wells. This location is ideal for trips to London and you will also find beautiful countryside on your doorstep. Excellent transport links to both London and the coast.

Ethos and Values

Tonbridge Grammar School is an IBO World School and our ethos and values are closely aligned to those of the International Baccalaureate Organisation with its focus on intercultural awareness, holistic learning and communication.

Benefits of joining our community

There is a collegiality amongst the staff at TGS which creates a working environment that is intellectually stimulating and highly rewarding.

Staff benefits include:

• Two full days of induction and a professional studies programme throughout your first year (teaching staff) • Internationally accredited IB training and MA opportunities (teaching staff) • For NQT’s – Employment form July: phased timetable of teaching and observations, payment over the summer holiday preceding your first year with us • 10 Academy days giving time for team collaboration and meetings • Motivated and talented students who are eager to learn in a calm and positive environment • Teachers’ Pension and Local Government Pension Scheme • Well-being package provided by Schools Advisory Service • Free use of the School gym • Bike to work scheme • Wellbeing package • Organised staff social activities

Ofsted rating is Outstanding (October 2019)

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Holly O'Neill
  • Address:Deakin Leas, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 2JR
  • Telephone: (01732) 365125
  • Email: personnel@tgs.kent.sch.uk
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).