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Alternative Provision Lead - Full-time

Fulston Manor School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-5414-450T
  • Posted:14/07/2022
  • Pay:QTS - MPS
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:14/07/2022 at 15:00
  • Interviews:W/C 18th July 2022


If you are someone with a calm and professional disposition then we have an exciting opportunity for you…

We are seeking to appoint an inspirational Alternative Provision Lead. The successful candidate will join the school’s highly successful and enthusiastic Bridge Centre working and collaborating with an exceptionally dedicated and talented team of practitioners. You will need to be flexible, reliable and have a professional approach towards your work.

What we are looking for:

  • Someone who can make a valuable contribution to students learning and achievement
  • Someone who is able to work effectively with both individual students and small groups on a long-term basis.
  • Knowledge of various forms of additional needs who can aid students to learn effectively and support students to make progress
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Someone who is able to work as part of a team and also independently.
  • Someone who can form positive working relationships with students

What Fulston Manor School can offer you:

  • Mentoring and high-level training
  • A family atmosphere with welcoming staff and students
  • A caring environment with well-being and work/life balance at its core.
  • To be part of a whole school team – working together to achieve and valuing every individual’s contribution

Applications are invited from both teachers and support staff who possess the skills, enthusiasm, and commitment necessary to ensure our students succeed and develop in our nurturing community.

If you are interested and would like to apply please complete the Kent Teach application form or alternatively download the school’s application form from the school’s website, where you can find further information about the school.

For any further information please contact the school; you are, of course, most welcome to visit.

A job description is attached for further details.

We reserve the right to withdraw the advertisement early and to interview candidates during the advertisement window; candidates are therefore encouraged to apply at their earliest convenience.

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

Information about the school

Fulston Manor is an extremely successful, non-selective school, with a current roll of 1367, which includes a rapidly growing sixth form of approximately 300 and intense pressure for places in all other years. In addition to the school’s reputation for academic success and quality pastoral care, we are also involved in a significant amount of work with other schools, both providing intensive support and delivering a wide range of training opportunities. We have close links with local universities and are particularly proud of our staff induction programmes.

As lead school within a multi-academy trust, which includes a local primary school, there are numerous opportunities for staff to broaden their own professional experience and to seek career progression within the school. Many of our staff have achieved internal promotion and individually tailored development programmes ensure that appropriate training and support is provided for all. Everyone is encouraged to participate in whole school improvement work and we believe that this participation is a major factor in our continuing success.

Fulston Manor is consistently one of the highest performing non-selective schools in Kent, this success is based on the quality of our staff and the excellence of our induction and support programmes. The school offers an outstanding learning environment for all its students.

Fulston Manor is focused on developing students into young citizens capable of making a difference. Here, at Fulston, we have a strong pastoral system at our core and we pride ourselves on being about strong traditional family values. All staff and students, who join us, are joining the Fulston family and we look forward to welcoming you to this community.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01795) 428144


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).