School Social Worker

Pro rata Salary:£28,346.86 (FTE £32,810)

 Start Date: September 2024

37 hours | Term Time Only | Monday to Friday

Barr Beacon School | Support Staff
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School Social Worker 

The role:  

At Barr Beacon School, we want the best for every single child and are looking for a School Social worker to help us achieving this. You will play a key part in supporting our pupils and families by joining our Safeguarding and Pastoral team. There should be no barriers to learning and a strong, supportive, and dedicated social worker will help young people be successful in school while preparing them for success in their future careers. 

Your skillset will include:  

  • Certificate of Qualified Social Worker (CQSW), Diploma in Social Work (DipSW), Social Work Degree or other qualification as recognised by the current Social Work Regulatory Body. 
  • Must have up to date registration & comply with requirements of current Social Work Regulatory body. 
  • Ability to work with multi-agencies as necessary to deal with complex situations and manage boundaries in partnership working. 
  • Showing the ability to communicate effectively in working relationships and with pupils as well as being an open, honest, and active listener. 
  • Being able to remain calm when under pressure and have a strong level of judgement. 

Please see the job description for the exact duties, skills and experience required.  

About us:  

Barr Beacon School has a shared belief that no child should fail, and our high standards and expectations ensure our pupils strive for success. As a highly successful school, we have a commitment to exceptional teaching to provide the best possible education for our students. The successful candidate will have access to excellent professional development opportunities within our Academy and across the wider Matrix Academy Trust.

We are committed to fostering a culture that values the health and well-being of all employees at Matrix Academy Trust. We are proud to offer a comprehensive well-being package to all employees, including access to 24/7 online GP, physiotherapy services and counselling services. We also offer all employees annual health checks which includes the flu jab, BMI checks and a general discussion with a qualified Nurse.  

To apply, please complete our application form available from https://www.workatmatrix.co.uk/ and send to Headteacher Mrs K Hibbs: Khibbs@barrbeaconschool.co.uk. 

 You may also wish to contact her to arrange an informal look at the school for yourself.  

 Application Deadline: 30th June 24 

Please note that suitable candidates will be called for interview, and we reserve the right to remove any advertised role early. 

Matrix Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS clearance and preemployment checks in accordance with Keeping Children Safe in Education