Teaching Assistant Level1+

Temporary until 31/08/2021 - Term Time only

Grade 3,  SCP 5-6

Actual Salary  £14353 - £14640

You will be required to work at either our Rochdale Hudsons Walk site or our Redwood Education and Enterprise Centre (REEC), Kenyon Lane Middleton site.

We would like to hear from you if you are someone who has the capacity to develop their skills quickly and who can demonstrate a high level of commitment to our very special young people. Redwood aims to provide the highest quality of teaching and learning to our youngsters and requires all our staff to work together as a part of a coherent team.

We are seeking to recruit a person who will:

  • Act as a responsible adult and assist with the supervision, personal care, welfare and keeping safe of individuals and / or groups of children and their environment under the direction / instruction of teaching and / or senior staff
  • Assist with resources and basic classroom management techniques to support their learning
  • To be committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young children and young people

Who will also demonstrate:

  • High levels of dedication and motivation
  • High expectations and enjoy the challenges associated with working in this environment
  • Commitment to school improvement
  • The desire to pursue a career working with students with special educational needs and disabilities
  • A flexible approach to working with others whilst forming excellent learning relationships with students

 Application forms, job description and person specification can be found at www.redwood-school.com

To apply for this position please download the application form and supporting documentation and send completed applications to vacancies@redwood-school.com by 12 noon on Friday 13th November 2020.

Interviews Date – To be confirmed

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

 Appointment to this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring and background check

The ability to converse at ease with customers and service users and provide advice in accurate spoken English is an essential requirement of this post.

ICT Manager

Permanent - All Year Round

Grade 7,  SCP 25-29

Actual Salary £29,577 -£ 32,910

To reflect the growth of the school, Redwood Secondary School are seeking an outstanding, dynamic and friendly ICT Manager to be responsible for the management, maintenance and ongoing development of all ICT equipment and infrastructure, as well as the provision of ICT support to staff and pupils throughout the organisation.

The position will be based across our four school sites in Rochdale and Middleton. The role is supported by a full time Level 3 ICT Technician.

The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic, experienced and committed Infrastructure and Data Manager to ensure that all our ICT systems are managed effectively for the demands of a modern SEND school.  You will have experience of a range of software and network management systems, combined with the ability to lead and develop your team to ensure excellent customer service to the school community.

You will work closely with the Senior Leadership Team and have direct input into the ICT developments of the school. You will be someone that can drive change and understand how emerging technologies can be best utilised to improve teaching and learning.

ICT lies at the very heart of our Learning and Teaching agenda as we seek to raise attainment within the school. You will help to promote this throughout the curriculum.

The Senior leadership value the importance of ICT throughout the school, in supporting the attainment of the young people and the development of its staff, and are committed to the expansion of this field.

The school works closely with the Local Authority and other schools, and is keen for the successful applicant to develop links with other ICT professionals across the region.

Redwood use multi platform systems (Windows, MacOS, iOS & Android) to give its young people a wide range of ICT skills to support their future ambitions, and give a valued contribution to society. Development and integration of these platforms is an area the Senior Leadership Team are particularly interested in.

COVID-19 has highlighted the importance of virtual and remote learning opportunities for pupils and staff. Communication to stakeholders has also been key via social media and website access. We are keen for our ICT manager to expand on the existing good practice that the school has developed.

To apply for this position please download the application form and supporting documentation and send completed applications to:

vacancies@redwood-school.com by 12pm on Monday 2nd November.

Interview Date TBC

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Appointment to this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring and background check

The ability to converse at ease with customers and service users and provide advice in accurate spoken English is an essential requirement of this post.

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Voluntary Positions

Redwood Secondary School is a ‘learning community’ where all are involved in a continuous process of improvement and enrichment. The school is committed to fostering a positive climate for all members of its community and believes the involvement of volunteers in school enhances the provision available to our young people. We believe that volunteers help us to develop our links with the community and allow the young people at school the opportunity to work with adults outside the school and raise the school’s profile.
Redwood reviews the opportunities for Volunteers to work within school on a termly basis:

Unfortunately these opportunities have been
filled within all the Key Stages.