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Programme Leader for Foundation Learning Programmes including SEN


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Are you a qualified and experienced SEN (Inclusive Learning) Practitioner looking for your next challenge?


We are seeking knowledgeable and experienced SEN practitioners with leadership experience to lead on and work within our vital SEN team, as a Programme Leader role, as we embark on a period of exciting innovation and sustained growth.


Our SEN team is responsible for providing outstanding, quality support to our learners and their families, by working closely with learners to understand their specific needs and build their independence, whilst ensuring their dignity and safety.


The successful post holder will lead a team of specialists to implement quality and impactful learning support interventions and work collaboratively with curriculum departments to provide support to curriculum areas, in relation to ensuring positive outcomes for disadvantaged learners.


If you are a dynamic and innovative leader and enjoy a fast-paced career where you continue to learn and grow whilst enabling others to do the same, we want to engage with you. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about the provision of special education needs support and understand the difference they make in educating and training young, often disadvantaged people, in this sought after specialism.


You will teach, relevant to subject specialism, up to 832 hours per year.


With a Degree or equivalent level qualification in a relevant discipline and a recognised teaching qualification, you will have the experience of successful teaching of 16-18 and adults at foundation level with a minimum of 3 years SEN teaching experience.


Your responsibilities will include contributing to divisional and college teams including sharing best practice and being involved in developing the curriculum. You will also take an active part in the marketing operations of the College including the recruitment and admission of students to the division.


The salary for this post is up to £40,220.


Download the application form and give a brief overview of your existing experience to show how you meet the criteria for the post of Programme Leader for Foundation Learning Programmes including SEN. This post closes at 5.00pm, Monday 9 August 2021.


Please also see our College charter below.


Rated Outstanding in the latest Ofsted inspection, Burnley College Sixth Form Centre provides first-class Further Education, University Education, Apprenticeship, business training and adult learning programmes, in the heart of Pennine Lancashire.


At Burnley College, we celebrate the diversity of all our staff, students and visitors. We provide a safe and supportive environment in which everyone is able to study and work to the best of their abilities and we are committed to promoting equality of opportunity for all.


The College is dedicated to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all learners and expects all staff to share in this commitment. Employment at the College is subject to an Enhanced DBS Check via the Disclosure and Barring Service and any post involving regulated activity will also be subject to an additional barred list check.


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