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Wellbeing and Welfare Officer - Term Time

Astor Secondary School, Dover

  • Ref:KCC886-4113-303S
  • Posted:22/05/2023
  • Pay:KR6 (pro rata)
  • Start Date:September 2023
  • App Close Date:14/06/2023 at 15:00
  • Interviews:To be confirmed


Astor Secondary School is looking to employ a Wellbeing & Welfare Officer.  The successful candidate will provide support, care and guidance for students within the school, ensuring students' emotional and wellbeing needs are being met and they are attending lessons. You will work proactively, liaising with parents and staff to support students' learning and progress and assist with students that need to be removed from lessons for behavioural or emotional reasons. 

Please see the job description which also includes person specification information, relevant to this role.

The role will be term time only KR6 (pro rata), 35 hours per week 8:30am to 4pm.  £23,801 FTE, Pro Rata salary £19,036.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please complete the application form via the apply now button.  Please also complete the Equal Opportunities form which is at the bottom of this advert and email both documents to lisa@astorschool.com.

This role will require a DBS and proof of exam and other qualifications.

Information about the school

The Samphire Star Education Trust is a family of schools which serve the Dover community and beyond. We comprise Astor Secondary School, Barton Junior School, Shatterlocks Infant and Nursery School and White Cliffs Primary and Nursery School. We have a well-established reputation for offering our pupils a safe and caring environment in which they can be happy and thrive as they learn. Ideas and opportunities are explored with enthusiasm through a broad and balanced curriculum throughout our Schools. All young people in our community, from the youngest to the oldest, are encouraged and supported to be the very best versions of themselves possible.

At all levels, individuals have the opportunity to extend their interests and develop their talents through collaboration and celebration within strong and imaginative teams.

Job Contact Information


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). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.