Deputy Head of Learning Support BLUD60078
This new post has been created to focus on providing consistent, high quality specialist support to learners with SEND on mainstream provision. You will have excellent organisational and leadership skills to share good practice and manage teams across three college sites. You will be a successful budget manager and have the skills to effectively analyse and report on significant income and expenditure.
You will also be a qualified teacher with a proven track record as a successful manager in the Learning Support field; and will work alongside the Specialist Services Assessment Manager who manages the specific learning difficulties and speech and language therapy service. You will also have an excellent understanding of the SEND Code of Practice and its practical application; and possess the ability to provide highly effective training to both curriculum and support teams.
You will be supported by a team of experienced managers, administrators and a SEND Commissioning Team for high needs support funding.
The post holder will be required to work across three College sites.
Closing date for the return of an online application form is Monday 26th February 2018.
Interviews will take place the week of Monday 5th March 2018.
Our client is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.
The benefits package includes generous annual leave, pension scheme, subsidised sports facilities and professional development and training.
The Group is made up of four Colleges, which merged on 1 August 2017. The Group is one of London’s largest providers of post-16 education and training and is an ongoing and significant contributor to its local communities. They aim to put students’ success at the heart of everything they do.
They are looking for hard-working and collaborative people who can join their team and help challenge their students to progress and achieve.
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