Job Title: Basic Skills Coordinator
Location: Plumstead, South East
Salary: Scale POI - £29,423 per annum
Job Type: 35 hours per week, 39 weeks per year - Full time/Term time only
The closing date for this post is Thursday 23rd June at noon
Plumstead Manor is a thriving and popular secondary school located in the Royal Borough of Greenwich. There has been a school on our site since 1913, with the first 105 years as a girls' school. In response to local demand we admitted our first mixed cohort in 2018 and will be fully co-educational by September 2022.
Ours is vibrant, diverse and inclusive school with over 60 languages spoken across our community. We have a clear vision founded on excellence and justice, with the ambition to offer a world class education to the young people and families of Greenwich. Our recipe to achieve that is based on high quality teaching and academic rigour, in a safe and happy environment. Above all, we want our young people to leave school equipped with the powerful knowledge and necessary skills to change the world for the better. In order to foster successful young people and cultivate harmonious communities, we aim to offer young people excellence in all that we do, so that they can overcome any barrier in their lives and secure greater justice.
About the role:
We are looking for a Basic Skills Coordinator to lead excellence in raising achievement for low attaining and disadvantaged students and developing a high quality inclusion provision. You will work within our ACE unit. This will include identifying the learning needs of specific students, based on the principles of early help, excellence and High achievement, identifying the Learning needs of specific students and putting in place suitable interventions which will be tracked and monitored.
You will need to have a HLTA qualification or appropriate equivalent.
An informed understanding of strategies to improve student progress and performance.
You should have excellent communication and data management (analysis and target setting) skills.
You should also have high standards in behaviour for learning.We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.
References will automatically be requested for all shortlisted applicants prior to interview. The successful applicant will be required to be DBS checked prior to taking up post.
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Candidates with previous job titles and experience of; Basic Skills Coordinator, Learning Support, Support Assistant, Learner Support, Learning Assistant may also be considered for this role