We are offering a great opportunity for you to join our skilled, innovative, energetic and committed staff team and contribute to making a real difference to the lives of our very special pupils and their families.
Manor Mead and Walton Leigh are a Federation of two Outstanding special schools for pupils aged 2-19 with severe, profound and multiple learning difficulties, some with associated autistic spectrum disorder. As a key member of the team you will enjoy the benefits of The Federation of Manor Mead and Walton Leigh Schools, which provides valuable opportunities for sharing of best practice and excellent professional development support.
We are looking for an ICT professional to provide technical support, maintain the IT equipment, systems and resources and be a key part in ICT development across the school sites. You will initially work across the federation school sites; the working pattern is 3 hours per day, Mon-Fri term time. This will increase to 18 hours across three school sites from Sept 21 - July 2023.
- Salary: S7 Pro Rata £9,942 - £10,837 (FTE £27,641 - £30,510) temporarily* (2yr) rising to £11,931 - £13,004 Sep 2021
- Contract: Part-time Permanent, 15 hours per week 39 weeks per year with a temporary (2yr) increase to 18 hours per week from Sep 2021
- Application Closing date: Monday 7th June 2021 at 9am
- Interviews : Date to be confirmed
- Starting Date: as soon as possible
*we reserve the right to interview ahead of the closing date
Manor Mead and Walton Leigh Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Following the procedures recommended to safeguard children, we will be taking up references if you are shortlisted for an interview. The successful applicant will be required to undertake a DBS check.
To arrange a visit please contact the school office. We look forward to receiving your application.
Walton Leigh School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to demonstrably share this commitment.
Walton Leigh School believes that it is always unacceptable for a child to experience abuse of any kind. We recognise our responsibility to safeguard the welfare of all children.
We will provide staff and volunteers with guidance to follow when they suspect a child may be experiencing abuse or may be at risk of harm. We will work co-operatively with other agencies to safeguard and promote the welfare of children. We will ensure that our concerns about our pupils are discussed with parents/carers first unless we have reason to believe that such a move would be contrary to the child’s welfare.
The Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) is Annie Paget (Head of Secondary School).
The Deputy DSL is Neil French (Deputy Head of School).
The Governor with responsibility for child protection is Elizabeth Wood-Dow.