Skip to content ↓
Meadowhead School

Meadowhead SchoolAcademy Trust

Student Engagement Manager

SALARY: Grade 7 (SCP 27 – 31) £31,346 - £34,728 (pro rata)

Hours37 hours per week

(8.00am to 4.00pm Monday – Thursdays, 8.00am – 3.30pm on Fridays)

40 weeks per year (school term time and training days, plus one week).

We are seeking to appoint from 1 September 2021 a highly motivated individual who is interested in joining our Student Engagement and Welfare team.

This is an exciting opportunity to bring fresh ideas to motivate and support student engagement and welfare. Working directly with subject specialists, the successful candidate will have responsibility of the day-to-day management of the school’s internal provision.  This will involve leading and managing a small team in supporting students who are temporarily unable to access mainstream provision.    

We are looking for someone who:

  • can create an environment where students feel they belong, are cared for, and know that they are supported to achieve well;
  • can create a positive climate for learning and good daily routines;
  • has a proven track record of supporting students who struggle with mainstream provision;
  • is able to build and sustain positive relationships with students, parents and staff;
  • promote a school-wide culture of learning and a belief that everyone has the right and the potential to succeed;
  • can inspire and challenge young people;

This is a key post within the school, which will demand strong behaviour management skills and experience.


Closing date: Monday 28 June 2021 at 9.00am


Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, our recruitment processes will be conducted to ensure that all Public Health guidance is followed.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people through its Health and Safety and Child Protection policies.  The interview process will include an assessment of your suitability to work with children and young people.  An enhanced DBS check is required for this role.

Please complete a Meadowhead School application form, available at the foot of this page. Application packs are also available from the school office. For further details about this post, job description and person specification, please open the documents at the foot of this page.


Completed application forms should be returned to the school marked for the attention of Ms J Kelsey  via email to:


Dyche Lane, Sheffield, S8 8BR

Mixed 11-18 1,841 students
Headteacher: Mrs K Grewal-Joy

Meadowhead School Academy is a popular and successful school with an excellent academic and pastoral reputation and very high standards of behaviour. We have high expectations of ourselves and our students and welcome colleagues who share our commitment to continuous improvement.