Learning Resource Manager, Wythenshawe, Manchester

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Manchester Health Academy (MHA)Wythenshawe, Manchester

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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £17,713 to £20,059 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

Learning Resource Manager

Salary: Grade 5 £17,713 (point 22) to £20,059 (point 26) per annum- actual salary

35 hours per week, term time only (including 5 training days per year)

Manchester Health Academy opened in September 2009 and is sponsored by Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust. In September 2010 the Academy moved into a £20 million state-of-the-art building and to accommodate a growing student population we are currently expanding further with a £10 million project set to conclude in September 2018.  Rated by Ofsted in April 2015 as a good school, with many outstanding features, we are now embarking on the next stage of our journey to outstanding and are looking for exceptional and inspiring individuals to help us achieve this ambition. 

Our vision is to combine education and health in transforming the futures of our young people. We are on the journey to becoming the provider of choice in a secondary setting and the hub of our local community: we will achieve this ambition.  Does this excite you? Do you want to be part of something outstanding? 

The Academy is seeking an exceptional candidate to take responsibility for the general management of its library as a resource base.  Suitable candidates will therefore have a passion for literature and learning, with an in-depth knowledge of children's literature and current information resources, and will possess the skills and confidence to be able to instruct groups of young people.  We are looking for candidates with previous experience of working with young people, who possess excellent ICT skills, with the ability to access and retrieve information, maintain computerised library records and use administrative IT packages. 

As a member of the Academy's Student Support Team you will support our students to achieve their challenging targets. This is an exciting opportunity to work as a member of a highly committed and talented team where collaboration and team work are essential.  We are looking for enthusiastic, committed, staff who will go the extra mile.  In return we will promise you a stimulating, supportive and rewarding working environment, where all staff are valued and encouraged to participate in the development of the Academy vision and strategy.  You will also have the opportunity to access a range of excellent professional development opportunities to support your progression. 

An application form, job description and person specification are available for download from our website (www.manchesterhealthacademy.org.uk)

Completed application forms are to be emailed by the closing date/time to: recruitment@manchesterhealthacademy.org.uk. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Closing date: 17 April 2018 - 9 am

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  We therefore follow safer recruitment procedures and successful candidates are required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service, along with other pre-employment checks.

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More about Manchester Health Academy (MHA)
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Moor Road, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M23 9BP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 161 998 3992
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