Closes 12.01.20

Salary range: L6 to L10 (£46,457 – £51,311)
Work location: SENSS Hearing Resource Base, The Cherwell School, Oxford
Hours per week: 32.5 (term-time only)
Contract type: Permanent; Teachers’ Pay and Conditions
Closing date: Sunday 12th January 2020
Interview date: Week beginning 20th January 2020 (tbc)

This role is subject to a Criminal Records Check. Please note that under safer recruitment requirements, references will be requested prior to interview.

Oxfordshire County Council is seeking an Area Team Manager for the Special Educational Needs Support Service’s Hearing Impairment Team.

About Us:

Working in the Hearing Impairment Team, part of the wider Special Educational Needs Support Services (SENSS), you’ll join a well-established team that is highly regarded by educational settings and other services/organisations in Oxfordshire.

About the Role:

As the Area Team Manager, you will be leading a small team of Teachers of the Deaf, working in mainstream and resource base settings.

About You:

An experienced, innovative and highly motivated Qualified Teacher of the Deaf, you’ll have experience of successful partnership working with families and children and have highly effective staff management abilities and strong leadership skills.

You’ll have a positive ‘can do’ attitude and outstanding communication skills, together with the ability to think and plan creatively. Your ability to analyse and formatively use assessment data to drive improvements in outcomes for children and young people with hearing impairment is essential.

You will also be required to fulfil the travel requirements of the role.

Rewards and Benefits:

It really is true that every single job role here contributes to bettering the lives of the people in our county – we want to do this for our employees too. We are proud of our strong flexible working culture, including the opportunity for flexibility on working hours and the use of technology to support agile working. We offer some of the very best learning and development opportunities to support your ongoing development.

This role is subject to Teacher’s Pay and Conditions. To read these in full, please click here.

How to apply

Would you like to know more?

Please click here to view the Job Description and Selection Criteria.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Tonia Harris, Specialist Manager for the Sensory, Physical and Complex Needs Service on 07584 909522 or