Head of Pastoral Care, St Edward’s School, Hampshire

Head of Pastoral Care

St Edward’s is a day and residential special school providing education and care for boys aged 9 – 18 who experience social, emotional and mental health difficulties (SEMH).

St Edward’s has been consistently rated by Ofsted as Outstanding or Good as to both its care and educational provisions for many years.

In preparation for the retirement of the current Head of Care, we are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic Head of Pastoral Care to join the senior management team. This job is for a highly competent candidate with experience and understanding of complex SEN to help lead a committed and dedicated team.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils. All appointments are subject to stringent safer recruitment procedures and a clear Enhanced DBS certificate.

Application Procedure
We strongly encourage candidates to view the school’s website and visit the school before submitting an application.

To arrange a visit or to request an application pack, please telephone 01794 885252 or email admin@melchetcourt.com.

When applying, please include as part of your personal statement a description of how you would make a compelling contribution to the leadership of St Edward’s, providing clear information on your values and skills.

Please note: CVs are not an acceptable alternative to a fully completed application form.

For further information regarding the post, please visit the school’s website: http://st-edwards.hants.sch.uk/vacancy-head-of-pastoral-care/

Closing date: Friday 18th January 2019

Interview dates: March 2019

Start date: 1st September 2019

Contract: Permanent

Salary: Leadership Point 1 to Point 6