P113214 - Head of Learning Support & SENCO - St Thomas More School Blaydon

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 10/10/2019 12:00
MPS 1 - UPS 3 £23,720 - £39,406 Per Annum
TLR 1B £7,853 per Annum
Hours per week:
Full Time - 10 Sessions Per Week
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
St Thomas More School Blaydon
Closing date:
10 Oct
Further Information

Required for 1st January 2020
We wish to appoint an enthusiastic, creative and committed leader of the Learning Support Department. The department consists of one other learning support teacher and a dedicated team of Learning Support Assistants. You will be also be a strong classroom practitioner with a depth of experience of teaching SEND students. You will have high expectations and will have the ability to offer high quality teaching and support to our students in a variety of settings. An essential part of the role will be to motivate and stimulate students with a range of learning difficulties, enabling them to reach their full potential.
Head Teacher: Mr J Parkinson
We have a long tradition for both the academic success of our pupils, and the outstanding behaviour that our pupils routinely demonstrate. In terms of this year's academic achievements more than 70% of pupils secured a Grade 4 in both English and Maths GCSE. Many students also achieved the very highest grades with 28% of all grades achieved in all subjects being Grades 7 to 9 or its equivalent. At Key Stage 5 results continue to demonstrate the success of our curriculum and this has resulted in ensuring that all pupils have a pathway to further education, employment or training. 95% of students were successful through UCAS. Our average A Level grade continues to be high at B-.
St Thomas More Partnership of Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If successful you will be required to apply for an enhanced Disclosure.

Application forms, job description and further details may be obtained from the school website: www.stthomasmore.org.uk/our-school/working-for-us/vacancies.
Completed application forms to be returned to recruitment@stthomasmore.org.uk
For further information please call the HR Team on 0191 499 5040

Closing Date: 12 noon Thursday 10th October 2019
Interviews: Wednesday 16th October 2019

Please note
This job is closed for applications.