Pastoral Support Worker

Leicester, Leicestershire
Date Posted: 15 Nov 2023
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

Pastoral Support Worker

Leicester, Leicestershire

Exciting Opportunity: Full-Time Pastoral Support Worker

Are you passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of young individuals with Social, Emotional, Mental Health (SEMH), and behaviour needs? Tradewind Recruitment is thrilled to announce a fantastic opportunity for a dedicated Full-Time Pastoral Support Worker to join an alternative provision in Leicestershire.

Position: Full-Time Pastoral Support Worker

Location: Leicestershire

Age Group: 11-18 years old

Contract: Long-term, with a view to go permanent

Start Date: ASAP

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with pupils aged 11-18 with SEMH and behaviour needs.
  • Provide support both in class and out of class settings.
  • Assist in delivering activities off site, aligning with Individual Education Plan (IEP) goals.
  • Collaborate with teaching staff to create a positive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Use your expertise to engage effectively with challenging behaviour, fostering a supportive atmosphere.


  • Experience working with pupils with challenging behaviour.
  • Ability to work flexibly, both in class and off site, to support IEP plans.
  • A valid driver's license is preferable.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a compassionate approach to student welfare.


  • Competitive daily rates
  • Opportunities for professional development and training.
  • Supportive working environment within a dynamic educational setting.
  • Potential for the role to transition into a permanent position.
  • Free access to over 2,500 CPD courses, webinars and resources via the incredible National College

If you are a passionate and resilient individual who thrives on making a difference in the lives of young people, we want to hear from you! Don't miss the chance to be a part of a dedicated team working towards the success and well-being of students with SEMH and behaviour needs.

To apply, please submit your CV or for more information about the role, contact Dominic Watts on 0116 2430299 / Tradewind Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified individuals.

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