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Pastoral Support Worker - Term Time

Barnsole Primary Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F45-61-S
  • Posted:18/06/2020
  • Pay:NJC, C1 point 6-19 £19,171-£24,799
  • Start Date:September 2020
  • App Close Date:03/07/2020 at 09:00
  • Interviews:Week Commencing 6th July 2020

Schools this job is for


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a hands on, focused individual who is passionate about improving the outcomes for children.


We are a forward thinking, energetic, dynamic school and we wish to recruit a Pastoral Support Worker to work with our Inclusions Team to support some of our more vulnerable families.  The post holder will contribute to raising attendance, increasing attainment and developing positive home school relationships.


We are looking for someone who has:

  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and planning skills
  • A proven track record of working with children and families
  • A commitment to raising standards for all children


Bligh Primary School consists of Bligh Infant and Junior Schools. Bligh Infant School is an outstanding school (June 2015) and Bligh Junior School is a good school (February 2013). Both schools are members of Barnsole Primary Trust.


At Bligh, we respect, value and invest in our staff to ensure that they have every opportunity to become outstanding leaders of learning.


We have excellent opportunities for individuals who are ambitious about their own career and passionate about developing the very best in themselves and all our pupils.


Are you..?


  • … someone who has the highest expectations of themselves and others?
  • …a dedicated team player with energy, drive and creativity?
  • …able to work collaboratively and act with initiative?
  • …of the belief that all children can do well and have a desire to help them achieve?
  • …committed to the highest possible expectations and pupil outcomes?
  • …ambitious and committed to your own professional development?
  • …innovative and committed to school improvement?




We can offer you…


  • …pupils who are enthusiastic and caring;
  • …a dynamic and supportive Senior Leadership Team;
  • …opportunities for career development;
  • …a 100% focus on improving outcomes for all our pupils; and
  • …a vibrant, energetic and fun place to work.



Further Information


We welcome visits to the school, so please contact Anne Bennett on 01634 336206 to arrange your visit. Application forms are available from our website. On completion of your application, please email to hr@barnsoleprimarytrust.org.  Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to close the vacancy early if a suitable candidate is found.


For further details about our School/Trust, please visit:






Bligh Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) with barred list check is required for all successful applicants.

Information about the trust

Barnsole Primary Trust is driven by a moral purpose, determined to see a high performing and successful Multi-Academy Trust that delivers the very best educational experience for all pupils in the Early Years and Primary Phases.

The Trust believes that every child has the right to access a good or outstanding school. This means a commitment to working collaboratively and effectively using everyone’s strengths to meet a common aim. We are proud of the teaching and leadership capacity that is being built across Barnsole Primary Trust; as a result of this strength, the Trust is now poised to move forward into a period of significant growth. Barnsole Primary Trust is a cost-effective organisation that has a clear business model delivering the efficiency, effectiveness and challenge required to ensure that school improvement is at the forefront of everything we do. There is a relentless drive for continued improvement in teaching, learning, leadership and governance, to achieve the best personal and educational outcomes for every pupil.

Our partnerships reach beyond the Multi-Academy Trust. We are an outward looking organisation seeking to learn from others and sharing our own good practice and expertise. We very much welcome enquiries with regard to any of our schools and services, along with suggestions for partnership working.

Job Contact Information



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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.