Director of Learning Support Park Hall Academy, Birmingham, West Midlands

Job description

We are looking to appoint an outstanding Director of Learning Support, to be responsible for the day-to-day implementation of the SEN policy, who will be mentored and supported by an experienced SENCO, who has responsibility for the strategy. The successful candidate will have excellent knowledge of Special Educational Needs and be able to motivate students through inspirational teaching. This is an excellent opportunity for a talented teacher to join a thriving school and work with students who are keen to learn. The ability to teach A-Level would be desirable. There will be a reduced teaching commitment with this post and we invite applications from candidates of all disciplines.

Essential educational requirements

An honours degree (or equivalent) in a subject or discipline relevant to the post.

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status. (QTS)
Evidence of further professional studies/research.

Essential skills and experience

Proven success in delivering KS3 and KS4 curriculum.
Proven success in delivering KS5 curriculum.

Employee benefits

TLR1 (to be confirmed at interview)

About Park Hall Academy

Park Hall Academy is a fantastic school, embedded in the Castle Bromwich community. Situated minutes from Junction 5 of the M6 and Junction 7 of the M42, we are ideally located for easy access. We are the highest performing school in the area with a positive atmosphere and ethos that is unparalleled. As part of the Arden Multi Academy Trust there is the opportunity for exceptional training and the sharing of knowledge and ideas. We are a GOOD school. Our Ofsted in November 2017 highlighted our many Good and Outstanding features. We are the highest performing school in North Solihull with a positive Progress 8 score for the last two years of publication. Our percentage of Grade 5 or above in the Basics has continued to improve year on year and this reflects our desire to be Outstanding. We are a school with a very strong Sixth Form with results among the best in the country.

Water Orton Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B36 9HF
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