East Midlands Education Trust

Student Achievement Manager & Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

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The Joseph Whitaker School


Scale 6: £24,982 - £27,041 (Pro-Rata)

Hours per Week

37 hours (Term-Time Only plus 2 weeks)



Closing Date



Student Achievement Manager - Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Scale 6: £24,982 - £27,041 (Pro Rata) Actual Salary: £22,389 - £24,235

Full time (37 hours) Term Time Only plus Two Weeks

Required September 2021

The Joseph Whitaker School is a popular oversubscribed school of 1350 students with attainment levels above the national average at both GCSE and Post-16. We were inspected in March 2019 and the school was again judged as being “good”. It is worth reading the Ofsted letter as this gives a true flavour of our school.

We are looking for a pro-active and enthusiastic student achievement manager who will provide safeguarding leadership support. The successful applicant will work with the Assistant Headteacher – Inclusion and Student Support to address mental health needs and safeguarding matters.  Experience of working with young people in a school, or social care, setting is desirable; appropriate training will be given to the successful candidate.

A job description with more information about the role can be downloaded below. An application form can be downloaded by clicking 'Apply Online' above. Applications must be made on an EMET application form. CVs will not be accepted. No agencies.

Please send completed applications forms to recruitment@emet.uk.com

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for this post. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

Please view our school website josephwhitaker.org for more details about the school.

The closing date for applications is 12pm on Tuesday 10th August 2021

Interviews will take place on Friday 13th August 2021