• Full Time
  • 30-Jul-2021

Website Brian Jackson College

2021-07-30
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  • About the Organisation:
    Brian Jackson College is an Ofsted ‘GOOD’ school supporting pupils that have been excluded or are at risk of exclusion from mainstream secondary school. The aim of the school is to promote inclusion, raise standards of behaviour and achievement with a vision where young people achieve their full potential in life.
  • Job Description:

    Brian Jackson College are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our team as Nurture Manager & Wellbeing Manager. The role is to support, develop and implement interventions to improve pupil’s overall wellbeing and social, emotional, and mental health needs (SEMH) and to contribute to an effective and efficient safeguarding team ensuring the safety and wellbeing of pupils and their families.

    Brian Jackson College are owned and managed by the Yorkshire Children’s Centre which is a medium sized Charity in Kirklees. Brian Jackson College is an Ofsted ‘GOOD’ school supporting pupils that have been excluded or are at risk of exclusion from mainstream secondary school. The aim of the school is to promote inclusion, raise standards of behaviour and achievement with a vision where young people achieve their full potential in life.

    Our Ethos is to offer a fresh start to all pupils; challenging and supporting them to achieve academic success, develop self-belief and raising their aspirations by supporting and encouraging positive progression through proactive intervention. Staff have created a strong community atmosphere and operate an open-door policy.

    The successful candidate will oversee the SEMH needs of pupils, working closely with families to develop strong relationships between home and school and be responsible for signposting young people and their families to relevant support services.

    As Nurture Manager you will have deputy designated safeguarding lead responsibilities, proactively ensuring the effective implementation of Child Protection and other related policies whilst working alongside the safeguarding team to ensure the safeguarding needs of the young people and their families are met following statuary guidelines.

    The successful candidate will also have line management responsibilities for Key Workers and contribute to the development of timetabling and adjustments for those pupils with EHCP’s. The successful candidate will contribute to Educational Psychologist consultations and manage staff consultations to support the development of strategies when working with specified pupils.

    As Nurture Manager you will work alongside the Inclusion Manager to facilitate the re-integration of pupils and to support the implementation and modification of the school’s behaviour policy, taking lead responsibility for the implementation and monitoring of Boxall profiling and any assessments which assist in the development of plans/targets for pupils.

    Working together with a coordinated team you will be providing pupils with an opportunity to develop personally, academically, and emotionally to allow our young people to achieve their full potential.

    If you want to make a difference to a young person’s future and support them in reaching their full potential, have a skill set that would support our pupils, are highly resilient and have an abundance of patience then this is the job for you!

    Experience in supporting children with social, emotional, and mental health (SEMH) challenges is essential.

    All successful candidates will have an enhanced DBS check and have the right to work in the UK.

    Reference ID: BJC/WH/VH/Nurture Manager

    Job Types: Full-time, Fixed Term Contract, Term Time Only (Includes 5 inset days) + 10 development days

    Hours of work: 8.00am – 4.30pm Monday – Thursday, Friday 8.00am – 3.30pm

    Benefits: • Term-time working • Employee Pension Scheme • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) for all YCC employees • Onsite Parking • Eye care scheme

    For further information please contact Brian Jackson College on 01484 431962 and/or request an application form from bjcadmin@yccuk.org.uk.

  • Location: Heckmondwike
    • Type:
    • Full Time
  • Salary: FTE £24,336; Actual £22,277pa (reduced to reflect Term Time only)
  • Deadline: 30-Jul-2021
  • Email: bjcadmin@yccuk.org.uk
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