Deputy Head of Virtual School

Deputy Head of the Virtual School needed for Wokingham Borough Council, £31 an hour

Start Date- ASAP
Contract End date- 3 months initially
Hours per week - 26
Pay rate - £31 an hour
Team - Looked After Children
Location - Wokingham

, To support the delivery of successful learning and achievement outcomes and positive educational experiences for all children and young people on roll.
, Includes in the first instance CIC/LAC/Care Leavers/SGOs and post adoption.
, To support, and deputise for, the Head Teacher of the Virtual School in ensuring the progress and achievement of all children and young people on roll
, To support effective processes and systems of the school including support out to school placements as required
, To enable effective children and young people placement success through direct support, training and challenge to the social workers, carers and schools involved
, To effectively monitor and manage the Pupil Premium Plus and PLAC grant budgets
, To line manage Virtual School staff, such as the PLAC Support Officer

What is required:
, Enhanced DBS
, To work flexibly, including evenings and other out-of-hours requirements; willingness to travel; requirements to undertake such duties as are reasonably expected
, Experience of supporting Looked After Children in education
, Either virtual school experience or designated teacher for LAC experience in schools
, This will initially be working from home and back in the office from January

If you are interested please call Jemma Molloy on 01772 208964 or email me your CV -

If this role isn't right for you, but you know someone who would fit perfectly to our engaged and devoted team and you refer them, you will receive a referral bonus of £250.

The benefits of working with SCS;
, A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact
, Exceptional referral bonuses - £250 per referral placed in to work!
, An extensive & exclusive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK
, Nationwide provider Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities.

, Payroll service twice a week.

, Ltd and PAYE payment options available.

, Annual training budget of up to £250 and continued online CPD training.

, Excellent Annual Loyalty schemes / bonuses.

, DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.

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