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WoodnewtonAcademy Trust

Family Support Worker

Family Support Worker

based at Exeter  – a learning community

Due to the long-term absence of the current post-holder, we have an opportunity for a Family Support Worker to join our team from September 2018.

Applications are invited from candidates who have previous experience working within a safeguarding role and willingness to undertake necessary training. The role will include responding to logs of concern, leading EHA’s and building good relationships and working with families. This is a fixed term position and will last until the current post holder returns to duty.

Commences:             1st September 2018 or as soon as possible afterwards

Working hours:         16 hours per week for 39 working weeks per year.

Salary:                        Grade G, NJC points 19 to 22 – £7,191.84 to £7,793.94 pa. 

For an application pack please contact:  Olivia Stark on 01536 216090, Ext 317 or

The aim of the Trust is to build a community of pro-social, emotionally competent, independent learners.  The Directors and CEO seek to appoint suitably qualified and experienced staff that will enhance the existing team to ensure that our high standards are achieved.

We are committed to providing a safe environment in which pupils can learn and develop.  The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check, as well as the usual pre-employment checks.  The Trust is an equal opportunities employer and does not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, disability, race or religion.

Closing Date for applications:       Friday 3rd August 2018                                             

Shortlisting will take place week commencing 20th August 2018 due to our annual summer closedown. Interviews will take place week commencing 27th August 2018.