Head of Additional Learning Support

Longley Park Sixth Form wish to appoint a Head of Additional Learning Support to deliver an effective additional learning support service to students across the Sixth Form. Core duties will be to lead a specialist and dedicated team of additional learning support professionals that have a demonstrable impact upon student progression, retention and success. The post holder will:

  • be responsible and accountable for the successful operation of the additional learning support team and to deliver good value for money.
  • need to have a good understanding of the funding rules and conditions as they apply to additional learning support including those with educational health care plans.

The successful candidate will be educated to degree level and hold a professional teaching qualification, a SENCO qualification is desirable. Having a sound knowledge of the 14-19 curriculum and experience of working with young people in a supportive role is desirable. Candidates must be IT literate, have excellent organisational, time-management and communication skills, both written and verbal.

Closing date for applications is 29th October at 4pm!

For further information on the role, visit the Brigantia trust website.