32.5 hours pw - 39 weeks per year


Do you have?


  • A commitment to inclusion and improving the lives and learning opportunities of young people; recognising every child’s ability to learn and succeed in a stable, caring environment.
  • A secure knowledge of special educational needs and disabilities and a range of strategies and interventions to support pupils with SEND.
  • A secure knowledge and experience of strategies to support positive behaviours.
  • Experience of identifying children’s needs and developing plans to support the removal of identified barriers to learning
  • Experience of using assessment information, observations, pupil voice and parent voice to develop plans to support the removal of identified barriers to learning.
  • Experience of working as part of a team,  liaising with pupils and parents and a range of agencies to develop holistic plans to meet the needs of individual children
  • Experience of working as a Designated Safeguarding Lead or as part of a safeguarding team.


If so, a Pupil Needs Mentor role in our growing, urban primary school could be for you.


We can offer:


  • A dedicated team of professional colleagues.
  • A Hillside Staff Guarantee providing a Wellbeing package and Continuous Professional Development (CPD).
  • Enthusiastic pupils.
  • A supportive leadership team.


Salary: Grade F, points 16-19 (£21166-£22911 pro rata)

Closing Date: 31 May 2019, 9.00am

Interview Date: 7 June 2019

Other Information

Visits to the school prior to submitting an application are encouraged.  For further details or to arrange a visit, please email hr@hillsidecp.net or contact Helen Wilden via the school office on 01473 601402.  Other information and job applications are available on the school website:  hillsidecp.net


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