School Business Partner
Posted on Jan 24, 2019 by Now Teach
Now Teach brings experienced professionals into teaching.
Lives and careers are lasting longer. Now Teach is the only organisation that helps people change profession and redeploy their talent and experience in the classroom. It supports them through their careers to ensure they stay in education. Now Teach's aim is to address the crisis of recruitment and retention in the teaching profession, to ensure the students who need it most get the best education possible.
In doing so, Now Teach aims to draw on the experience its teachers have from successful careers in industry and the public sector to inform the future direction of our education system and the teaching profession.
Schools are critical stakeholder for Now Teach. They partner with us to find, place and support Now Teachers'. Our growth strategy relies on strong school relationships where we understand and respond to the needs of schools. This role will work with key members of the programme and recruitment functions to develop and deliver our school relationship strategy, ensuring we develop and maintain robust partnerships.
Schools are one of our primary customers. As an organisation we need to successfully market our participants and programmes to schools, build relationships with them to ensure we are effectively meeting their needs and ensure we place trainees and teachers in the most appropriate school for them. We need to have clarity on our offer to schools and ensure they understand the needs of our teachers and support them to retain our teachers.
Reports to: Programme Director.
Start Date: ASAP.
Salary: £30k depending on experience and qualifications (% employer pension contribution).
Working arrangements: Full time role, flexible work patterns considered.
Closing date for applications: Monday 4th February.
To apply, send your CV and cover letter to the address below.
Now Teach and Ark are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. In order to meet this responsibility, we follow a rigorous selection process and all successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.