Red Balloon Learner Centre, based in Reading, is looking for an enthusiastic and proactive Deputy Coordinator to be fully involved in the management of a small centre (20 students). The postholder will have particular responsibility for pastoral care including wellbeing, PSHEE and supporting students with SEND.
Red Balloon offers staff the opportunity to work is a small community to make a real difference to young people who have experienced trauma. We are looking for experienced staff to work with young people to help them to re-engage with learning as well as take part in the wider aspects of the community. Class sizes are small, typically 1 to 4 students. We work to the needs of the individual student.
The position will initially be full-time and teachers of any specialism are encouraged to apply.
Red Balloon is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Safeguarding young people is the responsibility of everyone who works for Red Balloon – the postholder must agree to implement our practice in this area. The person appointed will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Please see our website http://www.redballoonlearner.org/Vacancies for the job description and application form, or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further details. We also welcome visits to the centre from prospective applicants.