Head of Sensational Learning

Scotland, Edinburgh
£ Competitive
16 Sep 2020
14 Oct 2020
JN -092020-143376
Janet Mcbride
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of Sensational Learning
The Donaldson Trust, Linlithgow
£ Competitive

The Donaldson Trust is committed to promoting and encouraging children and young people with sensory and additional support needs to realise their full potential.

The vision is to be the most respected organisation in Scotland for the services offered to people with sensory impairments and neurodiversities.To support us on this journey, we require the best people to help us realise our aims of being relevant, vibrant and sustainable.

The Sensational Learning Centre provides the highest quality learning and teaching experiences to children and young people with neurodiversities, delivered through digital technology and Artificial Intelligence as well as established teaching and learning methods. We aim to be the national body for neurodiversity within Scotland.

As Head of Sensational Learning you will lead, develop and realise the aims of the Sensational Learning Centre and establish it as a leading centre of excellence in Scotland with a reputation beyond our borders.

You will work collaboratively with colleagues to develop and implement strategic plans and work with your team to reflect our culture whilst building appropriate processes and activities.

With sound working knowledge and understanding of legislation and responsibilities in Education, you will be able to utilise your expertise to ensure high-quality teaching and support and to be the voice which ensures that any planning takes account of the complex needs of our children and young people.

We are seeking an exceptional leader who is innovative, has ambition and drive to succeed and lead others. You may be GTCS registered with a teaching background and with further development in Additional Support Needs or bring commercial knowledge and experience from a relevant context.

To apply for the post, please send a tailored CV and covering letter to scotlandexecutive@badenochandclark.com

For a confidential, informal discussion about the role, please contact Badenoch + Clark Executive directly on +44 (0)141 220 6460 or e-mail the aforementioned e-mail address.

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