Job Description


ACADEMY: Ormiston Horizon Academy, Turnhurst Road, Stoke on Trent ST6 6JZ

SALARY: Level 5 (£23,953 to £26,927)

HOURS: 37 hours per week; full year

Purpose of role

School Staff Instructor – will act as the main point of contact (during specific allocated time periods) for the cadets within school. During this time and in consultation with the Contingent Commander, they will provide logistical and organisational support for the unit by assisting in the preparation of an ongoing training programme and the provision of exercises and camps throughout the year. Candidates will need to have previous military experience.

Pastoral Officer – provide support and guidance to young people and those engaged with them, by removing barriers to learning in order to promote effective participation, enhance individual learning, raise aspirations and achieve their potential.

(Please see attached job description for further details.)

Ormiston Horizon Academy is a successful 11-16 secondary academy (part of the Ormiston Academy Trust) with £23 million facilities which are second-to-none. Judged by OFSTED to be a GOOD school in March 2018. OHA is an energetic and exciting environment to work in.

What we offer:

An academy that is fully dedicated to developing every student to reach their full potential, irrespective of their ability or starting point
Collaborative working within our shared family of schools
Excellent CPD opportunities
Onsite parking
Free use of the academy fitness suite
Outstanding state-of-the-art facilities
The Trust expect that employees deal with people politely and tactfully, communicating with colleagues both formally and informally, modelling the Academys Code of Conduct and the equality policy objectives.

Flexibility Clause
As a term of your employment you may reasonably be expected to perform duties of a similar or related nature to those outlined in the job description.

Variation Clause

This job description will be reviewed and updated periodically in order to ensure that it relates to the job performed, or to incorporate any proposed changes. This procedure will be conducted by the Principal/Manager in consultation with the postholder. In these circumstances it will be the aim to reach agreement on reasonable changes, but if agreement is not possible management reserves the right to make changes to the job description following consultation.

Fluency in English

The post is covered by Part 7 of the immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.