Job Descriptions

TEACHING ASSISTANT JOB DESCRIPTION

A Teaching Assistant can be employed by both primary and secondary schools and the function of the role is dependent on the needs of the school.

SEN ROLES JOB DESCRIPTIONS

Special Educational Needs (SEN) is an area that includes many different positions. Special Education Needs Coordinators, SEN Teachers and Learning Support Assistants are all centred around developing an inclusive atmosphere and helping to support and progress students with learning difficulties or physical disablement

MIDDLE MANAGEMENT ROLES JOB DESCRIPTIONS

The Middle Management team includes a diverse range or roles from Phase or Subject Leaders and Coordinators, Deputy Head of Departments and sometimes Head of Departments.

LEADERSHIP ROLES JOB DESCRIPTIONS

Incorporating Head Teachers, Deputy Head Teachers, Assistant Head Teachers, and sometimes Head of Departments, the Senior Leadership Team work together to manage the Middle Management team.

SECONDARY TEACHER JOB DESCRIPTION

Secondary Teachers usually teach one or two national curriculum subjects to pupils aged 11-18, with the more senior teaches teaching the older A Level students.

PRIMARY TEACHER JOB DESCRIPTION

The term Primary Teacher covers all class teacher roles across the Early Years, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 covering Nursery, Reception and Years 1-6.

COVER SUPERVISOR JOB DESCRIPTION

A Cover Supervisor role will vary depending on the size and needs of the school.

HIGHER LEVEL TEACHING ASSISTANT JOB DESCRIPTION

A Higher Level Teaching Assistant can be recruited by both primary and secondary schools, and the duties undertaken will be relevant to the specific educational setting.

LEARNING MENTOR JOB DESCRIPTION

The flexibility of the Learning Mentor position means that it can be adapted to the needs of individual pupils in a variety of primary and secondary schools.

SCIENCE TECHNICIAN JOB DESCRIPTION

A Science Technician will work in the Science Department of a secondary school...

LEARNING SUPPORT ASSISTANT JOB DESCRIPTION

The role of a Learning Support Assistant will be utilised differently across primary and secondary schools, depending on the needs of the pupils.

ACADEMIC MENTOR JOB DESCRIPTION

Academic Mentors are used in number of ways by different schools, both primary and secondary, depending on their own tradition, pedagogical styles, requirements and long term vision.

INTERVENTION TUTOR JOB DESCRIPTION

Intervention Tutors are deployed in a number of different ways across primary and secondary schools of varying sizes and cultures.

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Do you know the difference between a Learning Support Assistant and an Academic Mentor? how about a Higher Level Teaching Assistant or SENCO? To help you through the web of education job descriptions, we've compiled a handy list with what they do and what sort of qualifications you might need!