Sidestrand Hall School is looking to appoint a highly motivated
and dedicated Transition
Co-ordinator and Careers Lead who will work closely
with our teachers to support students and
their families’ at all key stages, to prepare for the transition from school to
college or other activities and to support them to work towards achieving the
adult lives that they want.
The right candidate will relish the challenge of
working with our pupils ensuring they are able to plan for the future. The post
requires an empathetic and practical person who can understand the needs of
families and students, and can then plan effective and personalised support for
them. You will be a highly effective team player, an excellent communicator who
will champion the causes of young people and their families.
The successful applicant will
preferably have experience of working in schools or a careers environment. A
working knowledge of Gatsby benchmarks would be beneficial.
We are all immensely proud of our School. Sidestrand Hall School caters for pupils aged 7 – 19 years with wide ranging complex needs. The School stands in 15 acres of land on the North Norfolk Coast. We have a range of specialist facilities on site including gardens, greenhouse, woods with a bike trail, a go-kart track, mechanics and construction workshops, science lab, food technology room, sensory room, purpose built Sixth Form and residential units.
Our mission statement demonstrates our purpose as movingAchievement beyond Expectation.
Sidestrand Hall has a highly qualified, skilled and committed staff who guide and support pupils through a range of learning experiences which provide them with the skills, knowledge and qualifications they need. All pupils follow the National Curriculum differentiated to their needs and the extended curriculum offers opportunities for outdoor learning, developing independence and being an active member of the community.
Everypupil leaves Sidestrand Hall with Nationally recognised qualifications that prepare them for their next steps and work towards the outcomes of the SEN code of Practice, Preparing for Adulthood – Employment/Education, Independent Living, Community Participation and Good Health.
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of
children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share
this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act
and you will be required to undergo an Enhanced DBS check or Enhanced DBS check
with barred list. If you have information to declare it may be protected under
the Exceptions Orders and you may not be required to declare it. You will be
asked to make a criminal conviction declaration if you are shortlisted for the