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Assistant Head (Manager) of Boarding

January 8, 2018
Assistant Head (Manager) of Boarding

Gretton School is an Independent Special School for children with Autistic Spectrum Conditions

START DATE: ASAP
LOCATION: GIRTON, CAMBRIDGESHIRE
SALARY: AVAILABLE ON REQUEST

Ongoing professional development provided, Level 5 qualification desired.

Gretton School are looking to appoint a motivated and dedicated Assistant Head (Manager) of Boarding. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a calm and patient and positive approach and also an ability to work as part of a team.

Gretton School is an Independent Special School for children with ASC and Asperger’s Syndrome.

Purpose

  • To oversee Boarding provision.
  • To ensure welfare and compliance of provision.
  • To assess needs, plan and implement appropriate interventions and activities for students with ASC.
  • To support, develop and challenge all within Boarding provision.
  • The succesfull candidate must have:

    • Strong communication skills.
    • Strong organisational skills.
    • Organisational and planning skills.
    • Team building skills.
    • Experience in the development of staff.
    • Good written and verbal communication skills.
    • To be able to assess needs, plan and implement effective strategies and activities.
    • Ability to apply equal opportunities legislation within the workplace.
    • Ability to work flexible hours as required.
    • Able to react quickly in an emergency.
    • Enthusiasm for being part of a busy management team within the boarding provision and education provision.
    • An understanding of the needs of students with ASC.
    • An understanding of the importance of confidentiality.
    • Experience of providing care and working with young people with ASC.
    • Experience of Ofsted and other independent bodies monitoring and inspections.
    • Experience in administration and financial matters.
    • Management skills.
    • Leadership skills.

All appointments are subject to satisfactory references and DBS checks.

To apply, please complete an application form available on the website www.grettonschool.com or alternatively email your CV and a covering letter stating why you are interested in the role to jobs@grettonschool.com

Closing date: 12.00 noon Friday 2nd February 2018

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