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Pastoral Officer - Term Time

Invicta Grammar School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-4058-553S
  • Posted:24/11/2023
  • Pay:VIAT 6 point 24-28 £20,686-£23,513 Actual
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:12/12/2023 at 14:00
  • Interviews:ASAP


Pastoral Officer

We are looking to appoint a professional and organised Pastoral Officer at Invicta Grammar School.

You will enable all students to engage in education by providing support around student welfare, behaviour and attendance issues.  This will involve working with staff, parents/carers and students to address barriers to learning and make sure effective policies and procedures are in place.

Our Information Pack details all the requirements necessary for the role and, if you feel that you have the attributes listed, we would love to hear from you.

As a Pastoral Officer, you will be required to work 190 days (term time plus) - 37 hours per week, 39 weeks of the year.

The post is paid on VIAT 6 Points 24-28 which equates to an actual salary of £20,686-£23,513.

The closing date for this position is Tuesday 12 December 2023, however, if we receive enough good quality applications in advance of this date, we may close this advert early and interview prior to the original closing date.  We would therefore advise that, if you are interested, you submit your application early.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.   All Posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. 

A copy of our school's Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy can be found here

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.

Information about the school

Invicta Grammar School is a popular and high-achieving selective secondary school for girls, which welcomes boys into the Sixth Form. With over 1600 students on roll, including nearly 400 in the Sixth Form, the school is widely recognised as a beacon of excellence, innovation and collaboration.

Set within the Valley Invicta Academies Trust (VIAT) main campus, based in Maidstone, the school has enviable indoor and outdoor facilities, including a state-of-the-art Sports Hall.

The school has an innovative curriculum, which emphasises the development of the ‘whole’ student and which inspires, challenges and prepares students for life. There are many personal development opportunities and there is particular passion for the Arts, Music and Sport.

The team at Invicta are specialists in their subjects and keen to collaborate with colleagues across the school and, more widely, the Trust (VIAT).

Invicta is proud to have achieved the International School Award and the Wellbeing Award for Schools.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01622) 678584


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.