Arthur Mellows Village College

Delivering learning for life within an aspirational culture

Sixth Form Pastoral Assistant

Term Time only

Grade 6 Point 7

Actual Salary £14,096

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.

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 providing pastoral support for Sixth Form students, responding to their behavioural and emotional issues. The role will also require one to one support of SEN students in the Sixth Form. You will be a recognisable, supportive figure for Year 12 and 13 students.  In addition you will liaise with parents, Heads of Year  and Form Tutors to support students with their learning needs and attendance.

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. Informal enquiries should be emailed to

Closing date: Noon on Friday 6 August 2021

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.