Student Well Being and Pastoral Support Officer
The Hastings Academy

Closing date: 15/08/2019

Job posted date: 24/07/2019

Salary: East Sussex Grade 5 - £19,171 - £19,554

Employment type: Fixed Term

Hours per week: 37

The Hastings Academy is a modern and innovative school with dedicated and determined staff, united by our values, with state of the art facilities. We have approximately 900 students and have the highest expectations of each and every child. The diversity of the school community ensures that the Hastings Academy is a vibrant and interesting place to work. The Academy's motto, PRIDE Through Success, stands for Potential, Respect, Innovation, Determination and Excellence and this applies equally to all the Academy's staff as well as to its students.


The Hastings Academy is looking to appoint a Student Wellbeing and Pastoral Officer.  The main purpose of this role is to provide support, care and guidance, ensuring that students emotional and wellbeing needs are met. We require a confident, calm and caring team member to join our pastoral team. The successful candidate will have excellent communication and listening skills, be firmly committed to improving standards of learning and achievement and improving life chances for all students. You will be an excellent role model and offer your support and guidance to ensure students are fully engaged. 


We offer a wide range of exciting and useful employee benefits to all our employees, including: flexible working to maintain a healthy work-life balance, competitive annual leave entitlement, maternity and paternity leave, and discounts and offers with popular retailers.


We believe in the power of motivated and happy teaching / support  staff, which is why we seek to enrich and reward our employees wherever we can.


Candidates wishing to visit the academy – and/or have an informal chat before deciding whether or not to apply are also very welcome to do so. Visits/conversations can be organised by calling Harriet Catt, PA to Principal on 01424 711950 or emailing


The University of Brighton Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.


The closing date for this job has now passed.