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Sixth Form applications are now being received

    Sixth Form applications are now being received

      Sixth Form applications are now being received

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          Learning Technologist

          Learning Technologist / IT Technician


          37 hours per week, All Year Round

          Starting as soon as possible

          Actual Salary £25,480 to £28,785

          C3/SO1 – SCP 19 to SCP 25

           Closing date 9am Thursday 29 October 2020

          With the need to be able to deliver online teaching and learning triggered by COVID-19, we have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced IT Technician to focus time and effort on developing and delivering material in a digital-first format.

          By engaging a Learning Technologist, our aim is to continue to provide our students with a high-quality educational experience even in a challenging and changing situation, whilst supporting the efficient operation of the Academy’s ICT systems and providing technical resolutions for IT queries.

          The postholder will work Monday to Friday, on shifts between 7.00am and 5.00pm.

          Woodkirk Academy is a high performing, successful, well established, fully comprehensive, co-educational 11-18 maintained Academy.  We have a proud record in academic, intellectual, social and sporting, musical, dramatic and community developments. Our latest Ofsted report noted a ‘passion and commitment to continuous improvement’ and that ‘leadership at all levels is focused on the progress of pupils.’

          Woodkirk enjoys an excellent reputation as an employer and our ethos and working practices are well regarded. We take pride in looking after staff and supporting everyone in their roles in order to deliver excellent education to our students.

          Application packs can be downloaded from here:

          Job Description

          Person Specification

          Application Form

          or obtained from the school by telephone on 0113 8873607 or by email recruitment@woodkirkacademy.com

          All posts are subject to pre-employment checks, two references will be sought and successful candidates will need to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services check (DBS), medical clearance and provide evidence of eligibility to work in the UK and evidence of qualifications.

          We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.