Specialist Visual Impairment (VI) Technician, Wembley, London

Closing date:

Ark Academy - SecondaryWembley, London

Date posted:
Start date: 30 August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Scale 4 pt 13 (£17,497 actual pro rata salary – 36hrs per week 40 weeks per annum)
Contract term: Fixed Term

Specialist Visual Impairment (VI) Technician

Opportunity to join an ‘Outstanding’ all-through academy specialising in mathematics & citizenship.

Start date:  30 August 2018

Salary: Scale 4 pt 13 (£17,497 actual pro rata salary – 36hrs per week 40 weeks per annum)

Contract: 1 year Fixed

Location: Wembley, London

Nearest Tube station: Wembley Park (Jubilee/Metropolitan)

Deadline: Friday 18 May 2018

Interviews: will be arranged on an ongoing basis so early application is recommended.

Ofsted: Outstanding (2010)

Visits to our school are encouraged; to arrange, please call 0208 385 4370.

Ark Academy is an all-through school based in state-of-the-art accommodate in Wembley, set against the backdrop of the iconic Wembley Stadium, with excellent transport links.

We are currently seeking a Specialist Visual Impairment (VI) Technician, who will provide specific and direct support to pupils with a Visual Impairment, ensuring that lesson templates and class resources are adapted to allow the pupils to make good academic progress.  You will work alongside the SENCo and other teachers to implement Individual Education Plans and develop resources for pupils who have visual impairments.

Good ICT skills are essential and specific training will be provided. Liaising with Brent Visual Impairment teacher and parents of VI students will also form part of your role.

As a member of Ark Academy you will receive support and professional development geared towards excellence.

Our successful behaviour policies treat student behaviour not as the responsibility of individual teachers, but of the entire school. This ensures as a member of Ark Academy, your time is never wasted dealing with discipline. Our students know what is expected of them, allowing students to focus on learning and our staff to focus on what they do best.

Ark is one of the UK's most successful school groups with a network of 35 schools in 4 locations across the country, it is an international charity transforming lives through education. As a central part of the network, our staff can expect: 

  • Access to a range of discounts through the Ark Rewards Scheme which includes reduced gym memberships, discounts at major retailers and travel loans 
  • Twice as many training days as standard 
  • Support from a network of 35 schools across the UK

Visits to the school are warmly encouraged; to arrange, please call 020 8385 4370 or email info@arkacademy.org.  Visit  http://arkacademy.org/ for more information on the school. For an informal, confidential discussion, please contact our Recruitment Manager Denise McKenna on 020 8385 4370 or d.mckenna@arkacademy.org  

Please submit your application online by visiting https://goo.gl/3QucXG  The deadline for applications is 9:00am on Friday 18 May 2018. Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis so early applications are encouraged. 

Deadline: 9:00am on Friday 18 May 2018

Contract: 1 year Fixed

Start date:  30 August  2018

Interviews:   Will be arranged on an ongoing basis so early application is recommended. 

Ark is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in our academies.  In order to meet this responsibility, we follow a rigorous selection process. This process is outlined here, but can be provided in more detail if requested. All successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check 



Job location

More about Ark Academy - Secondary
×
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Bridge Road, Wembley, Middlesex, HA9 9JP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 385 4370
employer gallery photo 0
employer gallery photo 1
employer gallery photo 2
employer gallery photo 3
employer gallery photo 4
employer gallery photo 5
employer gallery photo 6
employer gallery photo 7
employer gallery photo 8
employer gallery photo 9
employer gallery photo 10

About Ark Academy

Ark Academy is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational all-through academy for 3 to 18-year-olds in Wembley, London. It opened its primary school in September 2008 and its secondary school in September 2010. Ark Academy is recent...