Arthur Mellows Village College

Delivering learning for life within an aspirational culture

Sixth Form Pastoral Assistant

Salary range – Grade 6 Point 7
Actual Salary £13,719
Term Time only
31 hours 15 minutes a week - 8.30 am to 3.15 pm

Arthur Mellows is an Ofsted Outstanding school located in Glinton on the outskirts of Peterborough.   Staff are friendly and supportive.  Students’ behaviour is excellent.  Students are keen to learn, with 62% of students achieving A*-B grades at A Level in 2019.

We are seeking to appoint a Sixth Form Pastoral Assistant to support all aspects of student welfare in the Sixth Form.  The main part of the role is supervising Silent Study lessons for Sixth Form, you will be a recognisable, supportive figure for Year 12 and 13 students.  In addition you will will liaise with parents, Heads of Year  and Form Tutors to support students with their attendance and their learning needs.  This will include responding to students’ behavioural and emotional issues.

We are looking for an exceptional candidate with:
•    The ability to relate well to young people
•    Strong interpersonal skills 
•    Highly effective organisational skills
•    Excellent literacy, numeracy and ICT skills

The qualities of perseverance, understanding, adaptability and resolve are essential for this demanding yet highly rewarding post.

If you are interested in joining the Sixth Form Team please complete an Application Form which is available in the application pack below and return to us with a letter of application.

The College welcomes visits from prospective applicants, arrangements can be made by contacting Gillian Johns on 01733 252235 or email

Closing date: Noon on Monday 18 November 2019

The College is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.