PLC Manager

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 25/01/2024 09:00
SCP 16-18 £26,357.00 - £27,344.00 (FTE, pro rata salary £23,286.41 - £24,158.42)
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
NE15 9TP
Closing date:
25 Jan
Further Information

Post: PLC Manager
Contract: Type: Permanent
Salary: SCP 16-18 £26,357.00 - £27,344.00 (FTE, pro rata salary £23,286.41-£24,158.42)
Salary amounts quoted are from the 1 September to 31 August and therefore if you commence employment part way through the academic year they are subject to an equated salary adjustment
Working Type: Full Time (37 Hours, 39 Weeks) paid weeks 45.942
Base: Walbottle Academy, Hexham Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE15 9TP


Please note: the post holder will be engaging in regulated activity, working mainly or wholly with children. This position is exempt from the rehabilitation of offender’s act 1974. It is an offence to apply for this role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children.


Northern Education Trust (NET) is a charitable education Trust with a good track record for school improvement. The Trust sponsors 23 academies; 13 secondary and 10 primaries across the North of England in eleven Local Authority regions.

As the largest academy within Northern Education Trust, staff at Walbottle Academy describe it as a sleeping giant. Despite having only joined Northern Education Trust in 2020, Walbottle Academy has seen rapid school improvement throughout. The huge impact of the Trust on the academy has resulted in systematic changes, structural alterations and enhanced leadership that has all worked together to drive phenomenal positive changes for both students and staff. Through the sharing of the Trust’s vision and values, Walbottle Academy’s students and staff have been united through a consistent, outcomes focused approach to teaching and learning that has helped progression to continue.

Northern Education Trust offers:

• The opportunity to work and progress across the family of schools, should you wish in the future;
• The chance to apply for leadership roles in the Deeps structure taking on a whole school leadership project;
• The support and expertise of Director of Subjects.
• A full and detailed programme of support and development for all;
• A further comprehensive programme of professional development, including leadership, provided through the NET Staff College.


Employee benefits:

• Free flu vaccinations
• Free onsite parking
• Employee discounts such as competitively priced car leasing
• Access to various discount sites


In accordance with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022, an online search will be completed on all shortlisted applicants prior to interview.

Any relevant information will be discussed further with the applicant during the interview process.

The Trust is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.

All posts are subject to enhanced disclosure and barring service checks. We expect all adults to share our commitment to safeguarding and the health and wellbeing of our pupils.

For more information, please contact Sophie Martin, Business Manager, at s.martin@northerneducationtrust.org

Please note
This job is closed for applications.