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Home School Support Worker & Safeguarding Officer

Vacancy Summary
The Mawney School
APTC 5, points 22-24 pro rata
The Mawney Foundation School
Working Pattern:
Term Time/Full Time
35 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
14/09/2017 at 16:00 PM
Vacancy Description

The Mawney Foundation School

Mawney Road, Romford, Essex RM7 7HR

Tel: 01708 741612

Head Teacher: Mr C Brown


Home School Support Worker & Safeguarding Officer

Permanent Contract

Start Date: As soon as possible from September 2017

Salary: APTC 5, points 22-24

£22,506 - £24,510 pro rata (£18,086- £19,697per annum, actual salary)

35 hours x 38 weeks per year (4.5 days per week)


We are lookng to appoint a Home School Support Worker (including Safeguarding Officer) who will work with children and families who may be experiencing a range of challenges. This person will support and strengthen our already very positive links with parents and provide assistance to families during particularly difficult times. Previous work experience related to health, child protection, social services, mentoring, counselling and/or working within parenting programmes would clearly be beneficial. The successful candidate will also need to be an entusiastic, flexible, confident individual with excellent interpersonal and behaviour management skills.

Access to your own transport is essential, as is Business Driving Insurance.

The Mawney Foundation School is a proactive, supportive, well-resourced primary school, with high expectations of all members of staff and pupils.

You will also join us at a very exciting time. We are currently undergoing a complete rebuild and we are due to move into our new state of the art building in November 2017, when we will also increase to a 3 form entry.

The school has also been graded as 'Good' in our last 2 Ofsted inspections (most recently in May 2016).

If you think that you have the experience, energy, enthusiasm and skills to fit into our continually improving school, applications can be submitted online.

Should you experience any technical difficulty please contact Education HR on 01708 431636, quoting reference:SCH/17/39565.

Visits to the school are warmly welcome. Please contact the School Office on 01708 741612 to arrange a tour of the school.

Closing date: Friday 14th September 2017

Interviews: Thursday 21st September 2017


Please note: The London Borough of Havering has undertaken a review of employee terms and conditions, which is planned to come into effect later this year.

This means that this vacancy will be graded at APTC 5 at a salary range from £22,506 to £23,802 pro rata.

However aspects of those terms and conditions (including pay) could be subject to change following implementation of proposals arising from this review.

Equal Opportunities
We aim to promote and ensure equality of opportunity and equal treatment for all.

Havering Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and as such expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The protection of our students from abuse is the responsibility of all staff within our school, superseding any other considerations.

Havering Schools comply with the Department for Education ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ (July 2015) guidance and all potential employees will undergo vigorous vetting checks to ensure their suitability.

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; the successful applicant will be expected to undertake a satisfactory disclosure. Having a criminal record will not necessarily debar you from obtaining a position with the Council
How to apply
To apply online please visit https://ats-haveringschools.jobsgopublic.com