Lead Professional - Vulnerable Pupils

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Term-time only (Permanent)
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 04/12/2023 23:59
Band 11 £35,745 - £38,223 pa pro rata
Job Category:
Schools - Leadership
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
The Horizon School, CETL, Brierton Lane, Hartlepool
Number of posts:
Closing date:
4 Dec
Further Information
 Required as soon as possible,

An exciting opportunity has arisen to lead on The Horizon School’s approach to supporting vulnerable learners.
You will work in close collaboration with senior leaders and pastoral staff across the school, leading on developing, implementing and evaluating strategies to improve outcomes for our vulnerable pupils. This will include supporting the engagement and behaviour of pupils, gathering intelligence, identifying barriers and ensuring schools and external partners implement appropriate strategies and interventions to ensure that pupils can succeed.
You will also line manage Teaching Assistants and the school’s Inclusion Officer to ensure learners and their families have effective support, particularly in terms of social emotional, mental health, welfare and attendance.

You will have a thorough knowledge of strategies and evidence-based practice to overcome barriers to learning, in particular social, emotional and mental health needs, behaviour that challenges and engagement for young people. You will be able to evidence your successful track record of working with pupils and parents/carers to improve outcomes for attendance, welfare, behaviour and attitudes for learning. You will ideally have experience of working within the secondary school sectors or a pupil referral unit.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to Safer Recruitment Measures, including an enhanced criminal records check via the Disclosure Barring System (DBS)
Closing date: Monday 4th December
Interviews to be held:  Friday 15th December  
Application forms and details of the above post can be obtained via email: admin@horizonschool.co.uk 
Application forms to be returned addressed : Miss S Nevison, Head of School, The Horizon School, CETL, Brierton Lane, Hartlepool, TS25 4AF or via email: admin@horizonschool.co.uk 
Please note
This job is closed for applications.