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Student and Family Support Worker

Job information
Salary HC5 SCP6 - £13,346 to SCP11 – £14,734.56
Organisation Hereford Pupil Referral Service (HPRS)
Location The Aconbury Centre
Hours 30 Hours Term-time only
Term/duration Permanent Contract
Closing date 12 pm on 10 January 2022
Interview date(s) Friday 14th January 2022

Job details

Student and Family

Support Worker


Permanent Contract

 30 Hours Term-time only

(initially based at The Aconbury Centre)  

Immediate start 

HC5 SCP6 - £13,346 to SCP11 – £14,734.56


Herefordshire Pupil Referral Service (HPRS) provides education to pupils unable to attend mainstream school for various reasons.  The service is currently split over three sites located within Hereford – St David’s Centre (KS4), The Aconbury Centre (KS3) and H3 (Hospital, Home, Hub Teaching Team)

HPRS provides a safe, secure and welcoming learning environment in which young people can grow as responsible, independent and self-confident learners. We are on an exciting journey of school improvement and have made rapid and significant improvements of which we are all very proud.

The service benefits from a supportive Management Committee, an effective Senior Leadership Team and a dynamic team of experienced, committed staff.

We are looking to recruit enthusiastic and committed Student and Family Support Worker to contribute to the vision for the service and support our pupils and their families.


You will be joining a team which works hard to create a positive and caring community that puts children at the heart of everything we do.


Candidates will need to be patient and understanding of difficulties that can be experienced by our pupils and have excellent communication skills.  Candidates will also need to:

  • Support the education, care and welfare of pupils, under the direction and support of the behaviour Support Practitioner and the Senior Leadership Team.   
  • Support or deliver education sessions to small groups or on a one-to-one basis at a variety of locations.
  • Help pupils overcome barriers to learning
  • Improve pupil’s confidence, motivation, social skills and relationships, enabling them to face new and challenging situations.
  • Improve pupil’s attendance and punctuality
  • Work on your own initiative
  • Be a good timekeeper, flexible, accommodating and a team player


Application forms and further details are available from or call 01432 383890. 

 Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted to arrange an interview.


Closing date: Monday 10th January 2022

Interviews: Friday 14th January 2022


To start ASAP


HPRS is committed to the protection and safety of its pupils and therefore all candidates will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check at Enhanced Level.

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