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Skills Coach

Grade 5/6, £19,965 - £23,442 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (£24,030 – 28,215 per annum)
Young People’s Academy, West Drayton, UB7 8AB
36 hours per week, Term Time only
Closing Date: 06/03/2020

Job Details

Skills Coach Job Description and Person Specification – YPA

Person Specification

The ideal candidate

To be considered a real asset to the school, you must demonstrate:

  • An ability to engage in reflective practice and work with restorative justice approaches
  • A non-judgmental and empathic approach to young people with Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs and their families
  • Strong behaviour management skills
  • A genuine passion for education
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • An energetic and enthusiastic ‘can do’ attitude
  • Resilient and persevering personality
  • Both a friendly and professional manner

Further Information

The Young People’s Academy is a secondary co-educational special school for students with Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs, based in Hillingdon. The school aims to provide a therapeutic environment to support young people’s academic journey and psychological wellbeing.

Further details and how to apply

To apply for this role, please send your completed application to starapdar@yphub.org.

Please note that CV applications will not be considered.

Closing date: Friday 6th March 2020

Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

As a community of learners, families and colleagues OHC&AT believes that by working collaboratively, with energy and ambition we can always effect positive change. No limit is placed on what is possible and everyone has the ability to be the very best they can be.

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