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Student Advisor - Full-time

Tonbridge Grammar School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-5443-123S
  • Posted:27/11/2018
  • Pay:£24,706 - £27,250 fte
  • Start Date:Jan 2019
  • App Close Date:10/12/2018 at 17:00
  • Interviews:TBC

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Student Advisor

Full time, term time, 37 hours per week

Salary: £24,706 - £27,250 fte

Local Government Pension Scheme – 20% employer contribution

We are seeking to recruit a Sixth Form Student Advisor to join our dedicated Sixth Form Team. The role requires you to work closely with the Sixth Form Leadership Team to support student wellbeing and academic progress.

The successful applicant should have excellent interpersonal and administrative skills as they will be required to work directly with students to assist in identifying how best their wellbeing needs can be addressed, liaising with parents and teachers. The applicant will also undertake related administrative duties including monitoring student wellbeing and progress, organisation of key Sixth Form events and administrative support for meetings.  

The position is term time plus 10 additional days, some of these will be covered by attendance at evening events e.g. open evening.

The post provides the opportunity to work with highly motivated students in a collegial environment that is both stimulating and rewarding.

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

 

Closing date for applications: Monday 10th December 2018

 

 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.

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 • Internationally accredited IB training and MA opportunities • 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 • Childcare vouchers • Bike to work scheme • Overseas trip opportunities such as Ski-ing, Malawi, Iceland • Free staff fitness classes and mindfulness • Organised staff social activities

Ofsted rating is Outstanding

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Holly O'Neill
  • Address:Deakin Leas, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 2JR
  • Telephone: (01732) 365125
  • Email: personnel@tgs.kent.sch.uk

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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.