Assistant Principal, Inclusion, SENDCo and Safeguarding

UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S9 3TU

This job expired on 15 May 2022

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    15 May 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    6 May 2022

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Assistant Principal, Inclusion, SENDCo and Safeguarding job summary

This exciting opportunity has become available to join UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park, UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park opened in September 2016 and provides a new and dynamic education. It opened within The Sheffield UTC Academy Trust, which has a wealth of experience with two UTCs in Sheffield both graded Ofsted Good along with UTC Derby Pride Park who joined the Trust in 2019 which is yet to be inspected.

UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park specialises in Health & Life Science, Sport Science and Computing and has strong support from the Sheffield Hallam University, University of Sheffield, Sheffield College, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals (NHS) along with a range of regional and national employers. The UTC is situated on the Olympic Legacy Park which includes The Advanced Well-being Research Centre, English Institute of Sport and the Community Stadium.

As a Trust we aim to deliver an outstanding educational experience grounded in real, relevant workplace practice. Partnerships with world-class companies, schools, colleges and universities give our students a unique start to their future careers. We provide training today for the jobs of tomorrow. Our cutting edge facilities and engagement with employers’ / university partners provides an exciting environment in which to teach and develop professionally. Our Trust destinations are testament to our success with students progressing to Russell Group Universities, including Oxford and Cambridge, and securing higher level apprenticeships and employment at companies such as the NHS, BT, Artery Digital, Bauer Media and The English Institute of Sport.

Due to the success of the UTC, we are looking to increase our senior team to appoint an additional Assistant Principal for our Olympic Legacy Park site who will work with the Principal and Senior Leaders on the Senior Leadership Team to provide strategic leadership. The successful candidate will lead the areas of Inclusion and Safeguarding including being the UTC SENCO and Designated Safeguarding Lead.

You will be a highly skilled practitioner who understands the challenges of educating 13-19 year olds in an employer led technology rich environment. Effective partnership working is absolutely critical to the UTC’s success.

We are looking for engaging and inspirational individuals. Resilient, driven and focused who will help drive a pioneering institution at the heart of the Sheffield City Region and its communities.

The UTC Sheffield Academy Trust is sponsored by Sheffield Hallam University, The Sheffield College and The Sheffield Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

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About UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park

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Free School, ages 13 to 19
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415 pupils enrolled
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13 to 19
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UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park is a University Technical College which opened in September 2016 on the Olympic Legacy Park site in north-east Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. The UTC is sponsored by The Sheffield College and Sheffield Hallam University, who also sponsor the UTC Sheffield which opened in 2013, Specialising in Computing, Health Sciences and Sport Science. Students can join in Y9 or Y12 to study a combination of GCSEs/A Levels and a technical specialism.

Arranging a visit to UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park

Please contact the PA to the Principal on 01142603970 or contact HR@utcsheffield.org.uk

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