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Job Summary

Job Type
Student Support / Mentor
Subject
English / Drama / Media
Contract Type
Part Time
Contract Term
Permanent
Start Date
ASAP
Salary
Grade D, Points 14 17, (17,681 - 18,672 FTE per annum, based on a 37 hour week). Please note salary will be pro rata. (9.16 - 9.68/hour)
Closing Date
20-Mar-2019

Reading Coordinator and LRC Assistant

Springwood High School

Norfolk

Springwood High School is looking for an inspirational and dynamic person to take the role of reading coordinator and LRC assistant. We want a person who believes in the power of reading and understands how it links to improved literacy throughout the curriculum and who can enthuse our students to read more and to enjoy reading more. 

The role is for 38 weeks a year (term time only), 37 hours a week.

Springwood High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This includes obtaining references and ensures compliance with the DBS process.

How to Apply

To apply please complete an application form (please note that this document is in 3 parts - please see the application guidance form for more information) and email this to recruitment@westnorfolkacademiestrust.co.uk.

Alternatively please send your application into the school addressed to the HR Department, West Norfolk Academies Trust, c/o Springwood High School, Queensway, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 4AW

Please note that we reserve the right to close vacancies early should a viable field be met prior to the closing date. Applicants are therefore encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

Closing Date for Applications: 20-Mar-2019

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Employer Information

Employer Type
Secondary schools
Headteacher
Andrew Johnson
LEA/Region
Norfolk
NoR
1727
Age Range
11-18
Address
Queensway
Gaywood, Kings Lynn
Norfolk
Postcode
PE30 4AW
Telephone
01553 773393
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Employer Details

Springwood High School

A Specialist Performing Arts School

Springwood High School, part of West Norfolk Academies Trust

With more than a hundred years of history, Springwood provides an education for boys and girls aged between eleven and eighteen in King's Lynn.

Springwood High School is a comprehensive school with Specialist Performing Arts Status and a long history of providing an excellent education to pupils in West Norfolk.

Springwood High School is part of West Norfolk Academies Trust, dedicated to ensuring that every student gains the best qualifications possible. We believe that excellent academic qualifications provide each student with the best life chances and opportunities to ensure a successful and fulfilled future. In the last two years the percentage of students gaining 5 higher grades including English and Maths has risen significantly.

We have a high expectation of both our teachers and our students. We set challenging targets for all and support each other to achieve them. We work hard to monitor accurately the progress of students, celebrate academic success and intervene where necessary.

A positive attitude to learning is an essential aspect of academic success. Our teachers regularly assess how engaged each learner is in their studies using an attitude to learning score. We celebrate students who have a good attitude to their studies and actively encourage those who need to improve in this area.

We offer a wide range of opportunities, both within and beyond the classroom - it is vital that every student participates in other areas of school life. Springwood expects every student to take part in other aspects of our offer to them including;

  • Competitive Sport
  • Dance Performances
  • Duke of Edinburgh Award
  • Drama Performances
  • House Competitions
  • Music Performances
  • Lunchtime clubs
  • Numerous foreign visits and exchanges

To view our latest OFSTED report please visit http://www.springwoodhighschool.co.uk