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Sixth Form Support Officer

£23.5k - 24.5k per year permanent

Sixth Form Support Officer Durham 37 Hours per week Term Time only 

Generally 7.30-3.30 Mon – Thur, 7.30am – 3.00 Fri

Main Responsibilities;-

  1. To promote the aims of the school plan. 
  2. To promote the smooth and effective functioning of Durham Johnston. 
  3. To participate in appropriate meetings. 
  4. To celebrate and encourage the achievements of the students. 
  5. To promote good order and discipline in school. 
  6. To liaise with colleagues where appropriate. 
  7. To take part in in-service training and performance management. 
  8. To promote a pleasant learning environment in school. 
  9. To follow the procedures and instructions of the LA and the Governing Body. 
  10. To work at the reasonable direction of the Headteacher. 

The Main areas of support:-

  • Print daily registers for the SFA.
  • Take registers for private (and silent) study in SFA, cafe, pod, Atrium – ensure silence in SFA. Routinely check on sensible behaviour elsewhere.
  • Register students in SFA where their teacher is absent.
  • Cover sixth form tutor groups/take registers if needed.
  • Flag and contact students who miss private (and silent) study. Raise persistent concerns weekly with YL/AYL.
  • Support with running attendance reports and highlight to the YL/AYL.
  • Manage resources in SFA, such as lending library loans, laptops, lockers, printer etc.
  • Ensure tidiness of SFA and cafe.
  • Raise IT issues with equipment/logins.
  • Assist in managing student led initiatives: leavers hoodies, sign-up sheets for competitions, opportunities etc.
  • Support with collection and distribution of letters, timetables, reports, photographs, hoodies, bursary checks etc.
  • Support with administrative tasks relating to admissions, transition, bursary, record keeping etc.
  • Assist with managing start/end of lunchtime.
  • Targeted mentoring during form time with students identified as struggling with organisation or motivation.
  • Deliver sessions period 5 with identified groups: wellbeing, study skills, supercurricular support etc.