Education Coordinator

 

At A Wilderness Way we are committed to providing creative child centred care packages for children and young people who are looked after.

The role of the Education Coordinator is to provide professional education services to A Wilderness Way Ltd Registered Homes in England under the leadership and direction of the Education Manager. Through this, the service will achieve the best possible educational outcomes for each young person.

As an Education Coordinator you will be forward thinking, working towards a vision and strategy that will meet the demands of placement aims and targets. Working collaboratively with other staff, you will take responsibility for evaluating the overall performance of our education offering and ensure positive outcomes for the children in our care.

 

Responsibilities

=         Assist young people to enjoy and achieve within their abilities, ensuring equal access to services, activities and opportunities.

=         Tutor across a range of subjects, including but not limited to, maths and English.

=         Support the evidencing of educational achievements young people make with Residential Support Workers.

=         Ensure the constant safety of young people whilst working within the education service.

=         To attend Personal Education Plan, Looked after Child/Team Around the Child and planning meetings where possible. To supply reports for these meetings if unable to attend.

=         To embrace the outdoor ethos and support young people in outdoor activities.

=         To support the Personal Education Plan for the young people in our care.

 

Requirements

=         Term Time Only – 42 Weeks per year

=         Must have Qualified Teacher Status (any age group)

=         Interest/Qualifications in the outdoors (Desirable)