Posting Date: Thursday 18th October 2018
Closing Date: Friday 26th October 2018
Interviews: w/c 5 November 2018
Salary: Grade 4 point range 16-20 dependant on experience (pro rata)
Contract Type:

Inclusion Officer – KS4

Closing date:   29 October 2018

Interviews: Commencing w/b 5 November 2018

Salary: Grade 4 point range 16-20 dependant on experience (pro rata)

Start date: Immediately

Hours: 42 hours per week / 40 weeks per year

Samuel Ward Academy are seeking to appoint an Inclusion Officer to work with our behaviour team at Key Stage 4. This person will be supporting teachers to manage and intervene with behaviour as well as social and emotional concerns and some parental liaison.
We are looking for someone with experience of working with adolescents, flexible in approach, a good team worker and can use initiative.
Samuel Ward is a successful oversubscribed 11-18 Academy with 1300 pupils on roll, situated on the western edge of Suffolk, 25 minutes from Cambridge. We strive to maintain the highest standards across the board. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to make a significant contribution to the future outcomes and life chances of our pupils.

We are looking for someone who: 

  • Is an experienced IO
  • Enjoys working with young people
  • Is highly organised, efficient and displays initiative
  • Has the ability to guide and develop colleagues and students 
  • Has high expectations of self and others

We offer:  

  • A vibrant and stimulating working environment
  • An opportunity to join a cohesive and supportive team  
  • Pension scheme
  • Development through CPD
  • Excellent facilities. Our brand-new £10 million building is due to be completed in April 2019.

A DBS check is a requirement of the appointment. The school is a non-smoking site.

Apply for the role:  

Application forms available from our website:  For further details contact Mrs M Merch-Chammon, PA to the Headteacher, on 01440 760333

Send your application form to:

Or by post to:
Samuel Ward Academy
Chalkstone Way
Suffolk CB9 0LD