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Behaviour & Guidance Officer - Term Time

Orchards Academy, Swanley

  • Ref:KCC886-4031-123S
  • Posted:11/07/2019
  • Pay:Kent Range 8
  • Start Date:asap after September 2019
  • App Close Date:09/09/2019 at 15:00
  • Interviews:Monday 16/09/19


Behaviour & Guidance Officer

Orchards Academy is looking to appoint an enthusiastic individual to take up the position of Behaviour and Guidance Officer. The successful candidate must have previous experience of working within a similar role. This position has a fair degree of autonomy and the candidate must be able to work independently, providing therapeutic and preventative work regarding behaviour. 

As part of The Kemnal Academies Trust (TKAT), Orchards Academy has a strong commitment to professional development of staff.

The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post, in accordance with the Immigration Act 2016


Closing Date for Applications:  09/09/19

Interview Date: Monday 16/09/19

Salary: Kent Range 8 (£25,238 FTE). Pro rata salary for Term time only role approx £21,296.00pa.

Hours: 8.00am to 4pm Monday to Thursday and 8.00am to 3.30pm on Friday, term time only plus inset days (37 hours per week)

Start Date: asap after September 2019

Orchards Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students. Successful candidates will be expected to share these views.  Offer of employment is subject to an enhanced DBS check, Right to Work in the UK check, and satisfactory references.  Orchards Academy is an equal opportunities employer.

Interested applicants are invited to view the Job Description and to complete the application form on the Orchards Academy website www.orchards-tkat.org or alternatively to contact the Business Manager, Mrs Pearce on Tel: 01322 616121 to request an application pack.


Information about the school

Orchards Academy aims to provide a caring yet challenging curriculum and environment in which the talents of each student are nurtured and enabled to flourish.

As a small school we quickly develop a strong sense of belonging. This strong sense of community allows students to grow personally and academically as they trust and feel supported by a staff body that knows them well. This results in a calm, orderly and purposeful atmosphere where students enjoy their learning, make good progress and feel safe.

We aim to work with students, parents and the wider community to provide a safe, supportive and stimulating learning environment where high expectations and levels of challenge enable our students to achieve academically, socially and emotionally so they can make a positive contribution to society.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Angela Jones
  • Address:St Mary's Road, Swanley, Kent, BR8 7TE
  • Telephone: 01322 665231
  • Email: ajones@orchards-tkat.org

Fax: 01322 661006


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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.