Outdoor Education Learning Coach, Kidderminster

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ContinU Plus AcademyKidderminster
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 2, 37 hours/wk, term time only (approx £12k)
Contract term: Permanent

We believe in our pupil’s ability to be brilliant, in education and in life.

The ContinU Plus Academy is an innovative and exciting Alternative Provision Secondary Free School based in Kidderminster. Our academy is now in its fourth year, and has achieved a Good grading in all categories at Ofsted. We think we are now outstanding.

We are a highly moral education provider for vulnerable and disengaged students in the Wyre Forest and Hagley area. All staff here are deeply committed to the wellbeing, safeguarding and academic progress of our pupils. We work together as a close-knit team to ensure pupils at our school receive high quality and bespoke educational provision. This is a very exciting time to join our school and make a substantial difference to the lives of our pupils.

We are seeking an Outdoor Education Learning Coach to support our teaching team. As a member of the Learning Coach team, the successful candidate will be required to support with learning across the school curriculum. 

Outdoor Education is a real strength of the school and we run a host of activities including mountain biking, canoeing and swimming. Experience of adventurous sporting activities coupled with a passion for the great outdoors and a commitment to disadvantaged students is a prerequisite for this position.

What’s on offer?

  • Working as part of an experienced, supportive and motivated team
  • Brand new building & purpose-built facilities
  • Generous CPD provided both internally and externally
  • Collaboration and support from an innovative and dynamic trust of local schools
  • Good work-life balance for all staff

The successful candidate will need to be determined, resilient, resoundingly positive and passionate about their and our educational ethos. If you are determined to make a difference to the life chances of young people by raising standards, expectations and achievement we would like to hear from you. 

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged, please contact Hays Education if you would like to arrange this.

For more information and to request a full application pack, including job description and person specification, please contact Paul Hunt at Hays Education on:

T: 0121 236 4476

M: 07921 583 731

E: continuplus@hays.com

The ContinU Plus Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced Disclosure will be requested in the event of an individual being offered a position.

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