Edgbarrow School

Student Support Assistant, Crowthorne

Location: Crowthorne RG45 7HZ

Salary: £15,687 per annum (inc. Fringe Allowance) paid for 43.8 weeks per annum

Working Pattern: Full time • Permanent • Required as soon as possible

Closing date: 24 February 2020


Edgbarrow is located in the village of Crowthorne, Berkshire. It is a thriving, vibrant and high-achieving secondary school where students are polite, happy, well behaved and motivated. Crowthorne is located approximately three miles from Wokingham and Camberley and 12 miles from Reading. It enjoys excellent links to surrounding villages, towns and cities via the M3, M4 A329M and local rail networks.

We are looking to appoint a Student Support Assistant to join the Pastoral team in helping support students overcome the barriers of attending school and lessons. These barriers include factors such as illness, social, behavioural and emotional difficulties. The successful candidate will work in collaboration with students, staff, parents and external agencies to promote the inclusion of all students and their families.

Edgbarrow School believes in setting the highest standards in all areas of school life and we are looking for a purposeful and committed individual who wants to join and enhance our strong team. We offer an excellent induction programme, promotion prospects and a highly supportive working environment.

If you are interested in joining Edgbarrow School and you have the skills and the qualities required for this post, we would be delighted to hear from you.

To apply for this post please complete the online application form which can be found at For further information regarding the school please see

Please note that all applications will be considered upon receipt. We reserve the right to close the advert early should the right candidate apply.

Closing date: Noon, Monday 24 February 2020.

Employment is with Corvus Learning Trust and not Bracknell Forest Council. The trust is very popular and for most posts a large number of applications are received – it is therefore not possible to notify all applicants of the outcome. Please accept that if you have not heard within three weeks of the closing date then, unfortunately, your application has been unsuccessful - in which case we offer our best wishes for the future.

Edgbarrow School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. It is essential that all members of staff and volunteers share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for all posts.

Edgbarrow School
Grant Road, Crowthorne, Berkshire RG45 7HZ
Tel: 01344 772658
Headteacher: Mr S Matthews