Pastoral Support Officer

Pastoral Support Officer

Job Category: Secondary SEN
Job Location: Leeds West Yorkshire
Job Type: Full Time Long Term Permanent Temporary
Start Date: September 2024

Principal Resourcing have a fantastic opportunity for a friendly and caring Pastoral Support Officer to join one of our partnership Secondary Schools from September 2024 based in Leeds, LS10.

The inspirational Secondary Academy caters for pupils aged 11-18 within caring surroundings, offering a safe and supportive place of learning centred on respect, high achievement and positive wellbeing. You will work in partnership with the Head of Year and Assistant Principal to assist in the effective leadership and running of the year group. You will ideally be well organised, flexible and confident supporting the pastoral needs of pupils within your care.

The full time role will initially be on a temporary 6 month basis to meet the needs of the school and has the potential to become permanent for the right candidate. We offer competitive rates of pay up to £100 per day depending on experience.

The ideal applicant will have:

  • GCSE Grade C/4 and above (or equivalent) in English and Mathematics.
  • A degree or higher-level qualification in a relevant subject
  • Knowledge of children and young people’s development, Child Protection and Safeguarding policies and procedures.
  • Significant experience of applying learning strategies to help students make progress in their learning – working in and out of classrooms.

We are seeking Practitioners with:

  • A full and relevant Teaching Assistant qualification or equivalent.
  • Confidence, inclusivity, and passion for supporting pupil progression.
  • Strong subject knowledge and familiarity with the UK Curriculum.
  • An enhanced DBS disclosure or be willing to obtain one through us.
  • Right to Work in the UK, unfortunately we are unable to offer Visa Sponsorship.


Why work with Principal Resourcing?

Work with the market leaders

A locally established agency trusted by many Schools, Academies, Colleges, and Nurseries across the region, due to our unfaltering commitment to providing the best service.

Feel valued

Work with a candidate-centred agency that puts you at the heart of everything we do.


Receive the best rates of pay

We guarantee to beat other agency rates.

Dedicated Consultant

Work alongside some of the most experienced education recruitment specialists in the area.

DfE approved compliance team

Seamless registration and clearance process to ensure you are working in the quickest possible time.

Continued accredited and nationally recognised CPD

We invest in our candidates we will ensure that your skills not only stay current but are updated along the way. By working with Principal Resourcing, you will have access to a portfolio of over 200 courses from a platform, nationally recognised by 45,092 Schools, Trusts, Nurseries and Colleges, free of charge.

Submit your application today and a member of our dedicated team will be in touch.

We look forward to welcoming you aboard the Principal Resourcing Team!


Principal Resourcing is an Education Recruitment Business having sought agreement from their clients to find candidates for these roles, in accordance with the Employment Agencies and Employment Business Regulations Act (2003).

Principal Resourcing is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including an enhanced DBS check and references. We are an equal opportunities employer. All positions advertised are temporary, unless otherwise stated.

Please note: If you have not heard from us within two weeks then your application may have been unsuccessful.

Job Ref: PRLMC

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