HLTA: Disadvantaged & Vulnerable Students, Derbyshire

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Glossopdale SchoolDerbyshire
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Start date: 1/9/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 8 (£19,376 - £20,941
Contract term: Permanent

37 hrs per week/39 weeks per year

The creation of a position for HLTA: Disadvantaged and Vulnerable students at Glossopdale School is one of the next steps in our behaviour improvement plan as we endeavour to rapidly raise standards. This is a new, exciting role and the successful applicant will be morally aligned to our values.

The purpose of this job is to support and work with disadvantaged and vulnerable students, helping them to overcome barriers to achieving their potential so that they have greater opportunities available to them in the future. By working with teachers and small groups of students the successful candidate will provide targeted intervention to key groups of students to help accelerate progress and ensure they achieve their potential.

The successful applicant will have the ability to maintain appropriate records, create a calm and orderly environment in the alternative provision centre, coordinate work and a variety of courses for students, communicate well with staff and parents/carers, and they will be extremely efficient with time.

The successful candidate will be a team player, have a strong work ethic, possess the charisma to enthuse students, they will have the desire to accelerate their own development and they will have a deep rooted commitment to ensuring that all students regardless of background and barriers to learning leave Glossopdale School with a broad range of qualifications.

Our school is a warm and caring community for all students. We celebrate diversity and believe strongly in providing an environment where all young people thrive. Our core purpose is to support students of all abilities and backgrounds to develop high aspirations and achieve their potential. We encourage all students to work hard and aim high in order to succeed both academically and personally. We nurture and build ambition for our students. 

You will be joining the school at exciting times as we have recently moved into a brand new building which provides an excellent teaching and learning environment and state of the art technology.

We are located in the High Peak district of Derbyshire, within easy commuting distance for Manchester, Stockport and Sheffield.

11-18 Mixed Comprehensive

1060 students including Sixth Form

Application forms and further details can be obtained from Mrs A Beever at the school on 01457-862336, or email abeever@glossopdale.school www.glossopdale.school

Glossopdale School, Newshaw Lane, Hadfield, Glossop, Derbyshire SK13 2DA

Glossopdale School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All members of staff and volunteers, where appropriate, must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).

More about Glossopdale School
Address: Hadfield Site, Newshaw Lane, Hadfield, Glossop, Derbyshire, SK13 2DA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1457 892718