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Head of Centre (Teacher - Alternative Provision)

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Contract Type:
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Full time - term time
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Closed for applications on 15/10/2021 12:00
£26,999 - £29,636 per year (NJC SCP 23 - 26 £27,741 - £30,451 (FTE, Salary to be pro rata) Subject to Job Evaluation)
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Employment Location:
Blyth, Northumberland

Job details 

Closing date:
15 Oct

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This job is closed for applications.

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Can you make a difference to students’ life chances?

At the Northern Education Trust our vision ‘outcomes focused, child centred’ has seen us transform the lives of thousands of students primary and secondary academies. Every decision we make is based upon what is best for children and we believe all students within our community deserve the best life chances. In line with our commitment to inclusivity we will be opening very own alternative provision at The Blyth Academy in October 2021.

At our new alternative provision, we will strive to provide an educational experience which focuses upon academic success, enjoyment and participation, combined with the benefits of providing an outdoor educational curriculum. Through participation in activities such as; water sports, mountain biking, Duke of Edinburgh we will engender a sense of community and belonging, reducing challenging behaviours and give our students the best life chances.

Being part of the team from the onset, you will have an incredible opportunity shape our curriculum experience and support disaffected and vulnerable students. With support from the senior leadership team you will be responsible for; development of innovative strategies to achieve high levels of attainment, student transition in and out of the provision, communication with the home school and parents and the organisation of the different year groups.

We are looking for someone who is highly organised, a specialist with personality, creativity; someone who is committed to supporting students to achieve their potential and can embody our trust vision.

The successful candidate, will benefit from a fantastic chance to work with a dedicated and passionate staffing across the alternative provision and the mainstream academy. Being a part of Northern Education Trust will offer you a fantastic opportunity to develop yourself in an ambitious and thriving team. You will have a strong influence on student outcomes across our family of schools where we actively encourage collaboration and the sharing of best practice. You will be provided with outstanding professional and career development opportunities in an academy where exceptional teaching and learning is an expectation and where CPD is supported by the Northern Education Trust Staff College.

If you are enthusiastic and highly motivated, committed to improving the life chances of young people, and believe that you could contribute to our alternative provision, we would like to hear from you.

Northern Education Trust is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure and barring service check. We expect all adults who work for the Trust to share our commitment to safeguarding and the health and wellbeing of our students.

Please return completed application forms to Miss Rachel McMahon, Business Manager on tba.recruitment@northerneducationtrust.org

Please note CVs will not be accepted and your letter of application/supporting statement should be no longer than 2 sides of A4.

Closing date for applications is midday on Friday 15th October 2021

Interview Date: TBC

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