Intervention Mentor

Salary Grade 6 Term Time only plus 5 INSETS

The Governors of Woolston Brook School are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, highly organised and committed member of staff to join our Pastoral Team. Woolston Brook is Warrington’s Specialist setting for pupils in Key stage 2 – 4 with Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs. Having been assessed as ‘Good’ in all areas by Ofsted in January 2019, the successful applicant will join our school at an exciting time in our development; and under the direction of the head teacher, who has been in post since September 2018, play an important role in driving forward our agenda for excellence.

The appointed candidate will have:
• The vision to help drive the school forward
• Significant experience, knowledge and understanding of the pastoral care of children with social emotional and mental health needs
• Experience of planning and leading teaching and learning activities (under supervison.
• A high level of interpersonal skills used with pupils and adults.
• The ability to plan, organise and prioritise records and own workload
• Knowledge of how to help adapt and deliver support to meet individual needs.
• An understanding of the barriers to learning faced by disadvantaged children and their families, and how to support children in their emotional well-being
• A commitment to excellence for all pupils

We offer you:
• An opportunity to play a major role in the development of a fabulous school
• A dedicated, supportive and friendly staff
• Excellent relationships with Local Schools and the LA
• Happy children who enjoy coming to school, and parents who strongly support our nurturing ethos
• A supportive Governing Body

Visits to the school are welcomed. Please contact Mrs Maureen Brettell, Head Teacher of the school for an appointment.

Completed applications should be emailed to or can be returned to the school in hard copy

We will not consider applications in the form of CVs.

Ref: Schools

Salary Grade 6 Term Time only plus 5 INSETS

Closing date for applications: Noon on Friday 22nd November 2019

Shortlisting: Monday 25th November 2019. Those not successful at shortlisting stage will not be notified.
Interviews: Friday 29th November 2019.

Woolston Brook School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced disclosure application through the Disclosure and Barring Service.


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