Access Leader

  • Job Reference: 00000093-1
  • Date Posted: 3 December 2019
  • Recruiter: Sir John Talbot's School
  • Location: Whitchurch, Shropshire
  • Salary: £19,554 to £21,166
  • Bonus/Benefits: Pro rata
  • Sector: Education / Childcare
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Sir John Talbot’s School

Prees Road, Whitchurch, Shropshire, SY13 2BY

Tel: 01948 660600

Access Leader

Grade 6 (£19,554 - £21,166) per annum pro rata

37 hours per week , Term time only + 2 PD days

Required for January 2020

We are looking for an enthusiastic person to join our SEND team. Based at Sir John Talbot’s School in Whitchurch, we are recruiting for Access Leaders to provide special educational needs support to students. This role will require contribution to a holistic and cross-curricular strategy which will impact upon and support high quality teaching. Working in a Social, Emotional and Mental Health setting and experience of Communication and Interaction difficulties would be an advantage. Applicants will need to possess excellent numeracy and literacy skills and good ICT skills. You will be confident in communicating on different levels, be able to plan effectively and have good understanding of child development. An awareness of child protection, confidentiality, health and safety, and data protection is essential. There will be the opportunity to visit the school by appointment only.

Should you wish to book an appointment please contact Hayley Burton, PA to Headteacher on

For further information or to apply for the post, please visit our online recruitment site via the school’s website www.

(Please note we do not accept CVs).

Closing date for all applications is Friday 13 December 2019 (Midnight) Interviews will be held on Thursday 19 December 2019.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.