Website The Elmgreen School

Pastoral Support Assistant sought for secondary school in Norwood
Salary: NJC Scale 5 - points 12 to 15 (£31716 to £33204 per annum) - pro rata for part-year working
Hours: Full-time
Year Round?: No - 40 weeks per year (during school terms plus one week)
Permanent?: Yes
To Start: September 2024
For Further Details or to Arrange a Visit: Please contact the school by telephone on 020 8766 5020

To Apply: All applications must use the forms supplied below and be submitted using the ‘Apply for Job’ button below, unless an ‘External Link’ appears below – please do not submit CVs, as these cannot be accepted.

Applications Close: noon, Thursday 20th June 2024
Shortlisting: Thursday 20th June 2024
Interviews: To be confirmed
Job Description:

Please apply for this position through the school’s E-Teach recruitment page

The purpose of this role is to assist the Heads of Year in supporting, promoting and monitoring the personal development, well-being, academic progress and achievement of students in the Key Stage. The staff at Elmgreen are committed to securing the best outcomes for all students and the role of Pastoral Support is integral to helping remove barriers to learning.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assisting the Heads of Year with the development of the Key Stage and day to day pastoral issues
  • Responsible for the support of students within the Key Stage, including their welfare, attitude to learning and academic progress
  • Supporting the behaviour of students within the Key Stage
  • Undertaking administrative duties as appropriate

The Elmgreen School became part of the Dunraven Educational Trust in September 2021, and together we are focused on developing an exciting, dynamic and progressive community, focused on improving the outcomes for children and their families.


Dunraven Educational Trust (DET) was established in 2016. It now incorporates Dunraven’s All-Through School, Goldfinch Primary, The Elmgreen School, Rosendale Primary School and Van Gogh Primary.  DET is a Trust committed to one overarching aim: excellence for and from everyone. This is an expectation for both the children and adults in a school community. It is achieved in a variety of ways according to the context of each school but within the clear framework established by the Trust.

If you are successful in your application, you will join a staff who are hard-working, committed, positive in outlook and dedicated to the achievement of our students. We offer:

  • a high standard of professional practice, with bespoke in-house CPD provision, and affiliation to nationally recognised courses and providers;
  • a supportive and collegiate environment,
  • a culture of high trust and accountability that values creativity and innovation, leading practice locally and nationally in a range of fields.


Tagged as: Professional and Support

Lambeth, and all schools using the Teach Lambeth website, are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff, volunteers and external agencies to share this commitment.

Successful candidates will be asked to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service - further information about the disclosure can be found at

Lambeth aims for quality services and equal opportunities for all.

Are You A Newly Qualified Teacher?

Join our NQT pool today for the chance of starting a career in education right in the heart of London.

Check out our blog - Lots of helpful information for NQTs and QTs!

ECT Support – What to Expect

ECT Support – What to Expect

Page [tcb_pagination_current_page] of [tcb_pagination_total_pages]