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Student Pastoral and Well-Being Manager - Term Time

Wilmington Grammar School for Girls, Dartford

  • Ref:KCC886-5400-306S
  • Posted:05/07/2022
  • Pay:Grade 6: £21,478 - £24,110 pro rata
  • Start Date:1 September 2022
  • App Close Date:15/07/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Tuesday 19 July 2022



Responsible for supporting the Heads of Year to ensure pastoral support for a number of year groups. Taking a lead role in managing attendance, well-being and academic progress. To work with parents and students to ensure that the correct pastoral and academic support is in place and that students make progress in line with their abilities.

Accountable To:

The Headteacher via the Assistant Head (Student Welfare)

Specific Responsibilities:

  • To provide pastoral support for students across one or more year groups in the Secondary phase, working with the Heads of Year and Pastoral Assistant Head Teacher.
  • To support in leading, delivering and organising assemblies.
  • To work with tutors, senior staff and support staff to ensure that students are successful, confident and happy.
  • To ensure that students follow the school’s high expectations, both in and out of the classroom.
  • To participate in the transition processes and procedures from both key stages and year groups.  
  • To establish and maintain positive relationships with parents.
  • To work closely with the learning support team to ensure that the educational, emotional and social needs of students, particularly disadvantaged and vulnerable students are met.
  • To make sure that students’ experiences reflect our ambition for a happy, purposeful school where all students are active participants in their own learning.  
  • Ensure that WGSG values are fully represented in assemblies and in tutor time.   
  • To contribute to PSHE activities.   
  • To work with Heads of Year to monitor students’ academic progress and to ensure that effective educational/pastoral interventions are put in place to enable all students to be successful.
  • To contribute to Student Voice and ensure that the year groups are well represented.  
  • To attend designated safeguarding lead training and be part of the safeguarding team.
  • To maintain discipline in accordance with the school’s procedures and to encourage good practice with regard to punctuality, behaviour, standards of work and independent study. 


Information about the school

Wilmington Grammar School for Girls is an Outstanding school with a strong track record of achievement. Our students are encouraged to develop resilience and are supported to become innovative and thoughtful problem solvers via the Endeavour Mindset programme.

We are part of the Endeavour MAT family of schools, and we pride ourselves on setting consistently high expectations, securing outstanding outcomes and delivering exceptional standards of teaching and learning.

Our WG6, is a joint Sixth Form working with Wilmington Grammar School for Boys.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs Barbara Guess
  • Address:Wilmington Grange, Parsons Lane, Wilmington, Dartford, Kent, DA2 7BB
  • Telephone: (01322) 250285
  • Email: recruitment@endeavour-mat.co.uk

Fax: 01322 226607


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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).