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Student Support Base Coordinator

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Temporary
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
07/11/2019
Advert End Date:
21/11/2019 12:00
Salary:
£20,214 - £22,766
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
193128
Employment Location:
Consett
Closing date:
21 Nov
Further Information

Executive Principal: Mr K Reynolds MA

New College Durham Academies Trust comprises of two large Academies, Consett Academy and North Durham Academy, located some six miles apart in North West Durham. New College Durham, is our lead sponsor and both Academies are located in multi million pound new builds, offering unrivalled state of the art facilities for our students and communities in Consett and Stanley.

Consett Academy is an oversubscribed ‘Good’ school, based on three core principles:

• Inclusion: We are committed to every student and seek to realise each child’s potential, ability and talent.
• Progression: We will encourage and support all students, offering effective guidance and support.
• Excellence: The focus on excellence will underpin all our activities and expectations as an Academy.

Within a stimulating and challenging environment, this post represents a unique opportunity to join a dynamic and effective staff team working with inspirational young people who have high expectations, and a desire to succeed.

Student Support Base Coordinator - Maternity cover (approximately 6 months, to start 1 January 2020)

Salary: Grade 4 £20,214 - £22,766 Actual salary to reflect 37 hours per week - Term Time plus 1 week

Consett Academy is currently looking to appoint a temporary Student Support Base Coordinator from 1st January 2020 to provide maternity cover for the existing post holder.

The SSB Coordinator is responsible for leading, developing and managing the Student Support Base. The successful candidate will make a positive and active contribution to the Academy’s Inclusion agenda.

The SSB Coordinator will react quickly to support identified concerns for both students and staff, whilst liaising between staff within the Academy and parents/carers at home. The successful candidate will act as a role model, ensuring all students demonstrate the expected ethos, culture and behaviour to enable them to maximise their potential.

Additionally, the SSB Coordinator will manage the day-to-day running of the base to ensure a safe environment and productive working atmosphere.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate at least 2 years’ previous experience of working with young people. As well as excellent communication skills, you must have resilience and empathy and be able to work effectively under pressure.

Interested? Why not come and see our fantastic learning environment and meet key staff? Just email Human Resources at hr@ncdat.org.uk and a visit can be arranged.

Download an application pack, including job description, person specification and application form at www.consett-academy.org.uk/22/vacancies

Please do not attach copies of CV's/qualification certificates. Only the information detailed on the application form will be used as part of the short-listing process. Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

Completed applications should be emailed to HR@ncdat.org.uk by 12noon Thursday 21st November 2019

It is anticipated that interviews will take place week commencing 25th November 2019

Applicants may assume they have been unsuccessful if we do not respond within 28 days of the post-closing.

We value diversity and welcome applications from all representatives of the community.

New College Durham Academies Trust is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults and will undertake the appropriate employment checks to meet this commitment.