Pastoral Support Administrator

Start Date:                     1 September 2023 or sooner if possible

Salary:                           Grade 7

Hours:                           37 hours per week, term time only + 5 days during periods of school closure

The Governors of The Elton High School are seeking to appoint a Pastoral Support Administrator.   

The role will involve providing an efficient and effective administrative support and pastoral care as an integral member of the pastoral and SEND teams. Being responsible for creating and updating student medical and care plans and being an important link in liaising with parents/carers, relevant school staff, the Local Authority and other external agencies on pastoral/SEND matters.  The role would be ideally suited to someone wanting to develop/further a career in office administration.

The Elton High School is a heavily oversubscribed school with a tradition of excellence.  We have a history of high achievement with results regularly placing us as amongst the highest performing schools in Bury LA; visitors regularly comment on the calm and purposeful working atmosphere throughout the school and the school has a history of high achievement amongst the students.

We have a strong system of staff training in place aimed at developing the very best practice and we have a constant focus on ensuring that all of our team feel supported to give of their best and to have a work life balance. We pride ourselves on taking a proactive approach to promoting the wellbeing of everyone in our school community.

The school has excellent transport links with the M60, M61, M62 and M66 Motorways crisscrossing the area plus the Metrolink Light Rapid Transit system with a fast and frequent service from Bury centre through Manchester city centre to East Didsbury.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  Appointment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the DBS. Please note that, in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022, an online search will be carried out as part of our due diligence on shortlisted candidates.

Further details, job description, and application form are available on the school’s website at Applications to be returned to Julie Green, PA to Headteacher, by 10.00am on Friday 23 June 2023.   Interviews will then take place shortly afterwards.

The Elton High School