Practitioner (School Home Support) - Charity
Our client is a dynamic charity with proven impact. For over 30 years it has been working with children and young people struggling to stay in school due to a wide range of complex family issues. They get children and young people back into school ready to learn, whatever it takes.
School-Home Support Practitioner
Based: Primary Schools across Harold Hill, Romford
Full-time roles (Term time only)
Starting salary: £20,574 per annum
The Post-holder will be based within the schools and work in close partnership with schools staff to deliver a programme of casework and other activities to promote educational outcomes for disadvantaged children and families
The role will focus on improving school attendance and engagement in learning through building a bridge between the school and the home, including regular home visits and other forms of outreach work. The successful candidates will work with the whole family to tackle issues which are causing poor attendance and behaviour, as well as helping parents to become more engaged with their child’s learning.
Closing date for applications is: 30 October 2017
First stage interviews week commencing: 31 October 2017
Second stage interviews at the School: 1 November 2017
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Our client is committed to the safeguarding of children and require all successful applicants to undertake an enhanced check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
Our client takes very seriously the duty of care to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and is committed to ensuring that their safeguarding practice reflects statutory responsibilities, government guidance and complies with best practice. Their safeguarding policy recognises that the welfare and interests of children are paramount in all circumstances.
They are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.
No agencies please.