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Communications Officer

Silverdale SchoolSheffield

Chorus Education Trust is a growing Multi-Academy Trust, founded by Silverdale School in Sheffield. We collaborate with primary and secondary schools across South Yorkshire and north Derbyshire, drawing on the outstanding expertise in our region to ensure every child gets the very best education possible.

The South Yorkshire Teaching Hub, based at Silverdale, is one of 87 national centres of excellence tasked with delivering the DfE’s golden threads; supporting the journey of teachers from Initial Teaching Training (ITT), through all stages of their careers in the Sheffield and Rotherham area. 

The Hub is part of Chorus Education Trust, and as such all appointees may be required to work at any Trust site in the future.

You can view the Trust website at: www.chorustrust.org the Teaching School website at: www.sheffieldtsa.org 

Communications Officer

37 Hours/52 Weeks

Salary: G6 SCP 21-26 (£26,511-£30,451) 

About this vacancy

Required to start as soon as available.

The Trust requires an experienced and creative Communications Officer to work with the Marketing Manager lead and deliver the communications and public relations service for the Trust Schools and South Yorkshire Teaching Hub.  This is an exciting time to join the team and the role will include: creating and delivering content for digital, print and social media platforms to actively promote the excellent work of our schools and Teaching Schools School Hub.

The successful applicant will have a proven track record in media communications or public relations.  A good understanding of the challenges facing the education sector would be desirable. 

To apply

The full application pack is available from www.chorustrust.org/vacancies and completed Chorus Trust application forms are to be sent to Jill Rishworth (HR Administrator) at: recruitment@silverdale.chorustrust.org  

Please note that CVs and Sheffield City Council application forms will not be accepted. 

Applicants are welcome to discuss any aspect of the role with Katherine Lewis-Ward, Director of South Yorkshire Teaching Hub KLewis-Ward@SouthYorkshireTeachingHub.org

Deadline for applications: 11.59pm on Sunday 26 September 2021

Interviews to be held: week commencing 4 October 2021

The successful candidate will be required to complete a Disclosure & Barring check in line with the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (ROA) 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 and the Police Act Regulations.

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