Senior Learning and Pastoral Supervisor

Senior Learning and Pastoral Supervisor


Start date: September 2021 (or as soon as possible)

Contract type: Permanent

Full time 37 hours per week, Term Time Only

Salary N6 (£22,092 - £24,371 actual gross salary)


Come to work at Callerton Academy, a new school opening in September 2021 as part of The Gosforth Group. The Gosforth Group is a thriving multi-academy trust currently consisting of four schools (Gosforth Academy, Gosforth Junior High Academy, North Gosforth Academy and Jesmond Park Academy). In September 2021 two new schools will open – Gosforth Great Park Academy [y5 to 11] and Callerton Academy [y7 to 11].

For the first two years, Callerton Academy will be housed in a newly reconfigured school building in Newcastle’s Graingertown before moving to a brand new 1200 capacity school building to the north west of the city – close to Westerhope, Kingston Park and Newcastle International Airport.

We are seeking a Senior Learning and Pastoral Supervisor to be a founding member of the pastoral support staff team at Callerton Academy.   You will be you will be a creative, ‘hands on’ colleague and the main contact for pastoral support to students in the Academy.  This includes implementing work programmes, managing student behaviour and assisting students in relevant activities in line with the academy’s policies and procedures. You will have experience of working with young people and ideally have experience of working within a school.

You will support the pastoral system in the academy as well as working as part of the general cover team. Where you will be required to supervise classes during the absence of the class teacher and will be expected to work with and supervise small groups of students under the guidance of senior staff.

You will be required to take a lead role including managing the internal exclusion/isolation room, monitoring attendance and general support of pastoral systems.

You will accompany the students on the school transport service, starting at the Simonside Primary School Site. Working hours therefore will be 8am to 4pm.

We can offer you:

  • An opportunity to work with highly-skilled professionals
  • Enthusiastic and motivated students
  • An exciting and extensive commitment to professional development
  • An enhanced annual leave allowance
  • A school with its community at heart
  • An exciting programme of staff ‘well-being’ activities, from Football to Surfing!

This is an exceptional opportunity to make a difference within a positive and exciting environment. If you share our community’s ethos of progression, diversity and dynamism then we would be delighted to hear from you.

The Gosforth Group are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undergo enhanced DBS clearance.

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Closing date is 12pm on Tuesday 22 June 2021