Education Advisor - Southwark

Tripod Education
Southwark, London
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Education Advisor - Southwark
£45k per annum
Immediate start

Do you have a passion in ensuring children are provided with the education and support they need?
Do you have detailed knowledge of the legislations and issues related to priority learners, alternative education providers and to Elective Home Education?
The Role - South London, Southwark
As an Education Advisor you will manage the relationship with alternative provisions and independent schools, ensuring the provision meets the borough's statutory frameworks. You will monitor their progress and performance, intervening at the earliest possibility to ensure that provisions and schools meet high standards of pupil engagement and attainment. You will monitor and evaluate through visits, regularly check for quality assurance, and keep provisions up to date with changes in the curriculum. You will manage the relationship with parents and carers whose pupils are educated at home, advising on resources and quality assuring their provision. You will maintain the consistency of the approach of all education providers.

Person Specification - Education Advisor - South London, Southwark
The successful Education Advisor will be proactive and engaging; have recent experience working directly with children, young people and their parents; have a good understanding of current policy, legislation and OFSTED frameworks; a good working knowledge of independent schools and their status; have knowledge of resources available for elective home education; work well in formulating and leading cross service strategies; have experience in working with senior leaders and outside agencies.

Successful Applicants will be subject to references and an up to date DBS with update service or be willing to apply for a Tripod Education DBS.

Tripod Education offers all Teachers:
Market leading rates of pay
Professional support from our team of experienced consultants
A wide variety of different positions, both day to day and long term
Continued support through all placements via a dedicated consultant
Free CPD courses

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