30 hrs a week (08:30 – 15:00), 39 weeks a year
We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, committed and proactive Learning Resource Manager who has school or youth library based skills to join our very busy and vibrant Learning Resource Centre (LRC). You would play a key role in maintaining our high standards, developing literacy and promoting a love of reading. We are looking for ambitious individuals who understand their importance in enhancing student learning outside of the classroom and the need to encourage progression and aspiration at all key stages.
We have two study centres located across campuses at both Thorpe-le-Soken and
Frinton-on-Sea which sit at the heart of the school’s teaching and learning ethos. The school is very proud of the Learning Resource Centre, it is a great resource and all students benefit from the facilities that are on offer.
The right candidate will have previous proven skills and abilities of working in libraries as well being up to date with new technologies. It is essential that you have excellent communication and IT skills, are well organised and have the ability to stay composed under pressure in a busy working environment. The role will involve developing the LRC as an information hub across both of our campuses, promoting a passion for reading and literacy across the College, and providing support for students after college.
Tendring Technology College is a key member of The Academies Enterprise Trust (AET), a multi-Academy sponsor which aims to provide the opportunity for all young learners to fulfil their real potential, broaden their horizons and become active, prosperous and successful citizens in the world around them. The College attained Teaching School status in July 2014 and is a large successful 11-18 mixed comprehensive school, which has two campuses; Frinton Campus (KS4 & KS5) and Thorpe Campus (KS3) with 5 miles between sites.
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As the sponsor, AET believes that all young people deserve to become world-class learners – to learn, enjoy, succeed and thrive in a first rate educational environment with the best facilities, the best teaching and the most up-to-date resources available to them. In each of our academies, you will benefit from visionary, inspirational and dynamic leadership and be empowered to develop your own skills with access to world-class CPD and Talent Management programmes. You will also be entitled to the following benefits: a health cash plan, vehicle affinity scheme and childcare vouchers.
Closing date: Sunday 11 March 2018
Interviews:- Friday 16 March 2018
The date of commencement for this post is as soon as possible.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response. All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.
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We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent Duty.