Alternative Curriculum Manager

Post: Alternative Curriculum Manager

Post Details: Part Time – 30.5 hours per week, term time only 1 year Fixed Term Contract initially, may be extended or made permanent dependent on the academy’s business needs.

Salary: Grade 5, point 10-15 £21,322 – £23,541 FTE Pro-rata Salary: £14,919.10 – £16,471.75

Ambitions Academies Trust (AAT) comprises schools from all sectors: mainstream (primary and secondary) and special.  AAT secures outstanding achievement and improved life chances of all our pupils.  All our Academies have high expectations as the focus of their work.  We are strongly committed to supporting colleagues in developing their careers further and offer excellent CPD opportunities.

We currently have the following vacancy at St Aldhelm’s Academy, Herbert Avenue, Poole, BH12 4HS

We are looking for an Alternative Curriculum Manager at St Aldhelm’s Academy. You will be responsible for the management of our on-site Alternative Curriculum Programme and be absolutely committed to improving outcomes for vulnerable students.

We are looking for someone who is empathetic and compassionate, able to engage with young people and build positive relationships. A resilient personality is a must, as are good communication skills.

The successful candidate will be required to have excellent Maths and English skills – equivalent to GCSE grade C or above. Previous experience in a school setting would be highly beneficial.

 Closing date for applications: Friday 10th December 2021 at 5pm

Interviews will take place in week commencing: TBC

Start Date: As soon as all recruitment checks are completed

To apply for this role, please download an application form from

For further information, please contact Charlene Crack [email protected]

Please note we DO NOT accept applications by CV

 Ambitions Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Rigorous checks will be made of the successful applicant’s background credentials, including enhanced DBS checks.


Person spec

Job description

AAT Application Form 2020-21