Family Support Worker (FSW)

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About the role

Alban Wood Primary School, part of the Herts for Learning Multi Academy Trust (MAT), is looking for a motivated and committed person to join our team and work across three schools within the MAT. The three schools are: Alban Wood, Bromet and Orchard. 

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, conscientious and well organised with a real desire to support vulnerable children and families across the MAT. Effective communication skills for working with children, families and staff in a positive team is very important. Professional development, training and support will be provided; CPD is offered regularly and in a range of ways.

This position is temporary for the first year with the view to becoming permanant. 

Information about the Multi Academy Trust

At the heart of the Trust’s work is that every child and employee has the best opportunities for success – working together to achieve this. We also work closely with local schools and networks to ensure that the children receive the very best opportunities during their time with us.

Information about Alban Wood – the hub school

Alban Wood is a one-form entry school from Nursery – Year 6. Following a successful Ofsted Inspection in Spring term 2017, the school has developed further within all areas and is now Outstanding.  Strengths of the school include: pupil behaviour and learning behaviour, innovative and consistently good teaching, our excellent use of pupil assessment information and the nurturing ethos of the school.

Our vision: At Alban Wood, all members of our school community feel valued and motivated to succeed within a safe, caring and stimulating environment. Our high expectations promote academic, personal and social achievements and ensure that our children leave Alban Wood as confident, responsible citizens who will enjoy lifelong learning. Alban Wood is part of the Herts for Learning Multi Academy Trust.

You are very welcome to visit our school and we hope that you will take the time to come and see us.  Visits can be arranged by phoning the school office on 01923 678240 or emailing 

Alban Wood is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all those connected with the school are expected to share this commitment.  The successful candidate is required to consent to an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

We value:  Respect, Kindness and Ambition.

Contact Information

Miss Charlotte Davis (Acting Headteacher)

The Brow, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD25 7NX

Telephone: 01923 678240

Email Address:

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Contact details

Charlotte Davis , Acting Head Teacher
Alban Wood Primary School and Nursery The Brow Watford
Hertfordshire WD25 7NX

Telephone: 01923 678240
Fax: 01923 678256