Head of Additional Learning Support, Kingston upon Hull

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Wyke Sixth Form CollegeKingston upon Hull

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Start date: 27th August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: SFCA Support Staff salary scale point 39 (£31,678 plus pay award)
Contract term: Permanent

Head of Additional Learning Support

Permanent, from 27 August 2019

Full time, full year

SFCA Support Staff salary scale point 39 (£31,678 plus pay award)

An opportunity has arisen to contribute to a successful and highly ambitious College whose aim is to be the best college in the country. Wyke is an established, popular Sixth Form College with an outstanding reputation in the locality. The college draws students from Kingston-upon-Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, and further afield. The largest and one of the most successful A-level provider in the area, we offer applicants the opportunity to work alongside committed colleagues who have enabled our students to achieve high levels of success. At Wyke we put the student first and all decisions centre around staff working together to meet their best interests.

Wyke is looking for an excellent manager with an up to date knowledge of legislation and best practice in relation to additional learning support (SEND) to take a lead on this significant part of the College’s function. The successful candidate will:

• Be keen to embrace our culture of high standards and a commitment to development

• Be experienced in providing top quality Additional Learning Support in an education environment.

• Have the ability to build strong relationships with students and colleagues and understand the factors that lead to high levels of student achievement. 

• Be a skilled negotiator, confident having challenging conversations in a sensitive manner and make good decisions in complex situations.

We offer a welcoming college with supportive management and a strong programme of staff development as well as a modern environment. We are lucky to work with great students who are here to learn.

The College takes safeguarding extremely seriously and a DBS disclosure as well as other pre-employment checks will be required for this post. 

For further details and an application form please see below or visit www.wyke.ac.uk/about-wyke/staff-vacancies. If you have any queries about applying for the role or require paper copies of the information please contact personnel@wyke.ac.uk, or call 01482 346347.

The closing date for received applications is 8a.m. on Friday 24th May 2019

More about Wyke Sixth Form College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Bricknell Avenue, Hull, East Yorkshire, HU5 4NT, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1482 346 347
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