Personal Learning Centre (PLC) Manager, Barnsley

Closing date:Expiring soon

Darton AcademyBarnsley

Date posted:
Start date: November 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Grade F points 14 – 19 (£22,462 - £24,799 FTE) pro-rata
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Darton Academy is looking to appoint a Personal Learning Centre (PLC) Manager to join our academy in November 2019.  The successful candidate will co-ordinate the personalised learning support to promote the learning and welfare of vulnerable students and manage the PLC centre.

Darton Academy combines high expectations and standards with a strong sense of kindness, inclusivity and enjoyment.  Our primary focus is to instil a lifelong love of learning, and to encourage all students to be respectful, determined, hardworking, confident and ambitious. Young people need skills and qualifications to operate in an increasingly competitive workplace and we want everyone to leave Darton Academy able to live a life full of opportunity and choice. 

We have a strong achievement-focused culture where all staff do whatever it takes to make sure all students make excellent progress. This really matters: academic results open doors for young people. We’re committed to caring for each student, nurturing their individual strengths and passions while providing them with valuable opportunities for character development, leadership and educational visits. We are also committed to investing in our staff with weekly high quality CPD in teaching and learning alongside regular Director Support.

Visits to the Academy are warmly welcomed by appointment. Please call the academy to arrange your visit on 01226 232306.

We look forward to welcoming you to our friendly and supportive academy team.

For further information and to apply for this position please visit our website at

Closing Date: Friday 18 October 2019 at 12 noon

Delta Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service certificate and checks of the relevant barred list / prohibition lists.

More about Darton Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Ballfield Lane, Darton, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S75 5EF, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1226 382568

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