The Libra School
Farm School Team Leader
We require a reliable, dedicated and knowledgeable person to join the team at our farm school.
Salary: £23,005 gross per annum FTE.
Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm
52 weeks (25 days holiday must be taken during school holidays – plus Bank Holidays)
39 weeks (Term time) plus 2 preparation weeks
(during Libra holiday period) with 5.5 weeks holiday (including bank holidays)
– and is taken in Libra School holiday periods (holiday in term time is not
permitted), salary £20,571.78 gross per annum
There may be some lieu/paid work available at weekends, which, if the company requires it, we would expect to be no more than 1 weekend day per month. This would be to assist with animal care and education preparation.
We are seeking an enthusiastic leader for our farm school to lead a small team of staff delivering innovative outside learning and practical experience of farm life.
You must be able to deliver an already established scheme of work to very small groups of children in KS 1 – 3 innovatively, supervise other staff doing the same, be confident working with animals and children who can show challenging behaviours and able to oversee the smooth running of the farm school operation in terms of health, safety and administration.
For Application forms and job descriptions please refer to our website www.libraschool.co.uk
Those who have previously applied, need not re-apply
Libra is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including reference checks with past employers. This post is identified as being within the scope of Regulated Activity and requires a cleared Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Agency. As such all previous criminal convictions deemed to be expired under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act are required to be declared, this may not negate the applicant from being appointed.