School Partnership Manager providing the link between the academic and administrative staff in the Department and the staff in partnership schools who work with us under the PGCE Internship Scheme.
Building on existing relationships and strategically developing new links to provide high quality school placements for our interns. Managing communications and liaising with head teachers and lead staff in schools regarding partnership development and agreements. Collaborating with school and academic staff involved in the school placement process including the induction of mentors and interns. Organising the Partnership and Deanery Committee meetings and the Professional Tutors group meetings ensuring that partnership schools are supported and fully integrated in the PGCE programme. Organising the annual NQT ‘futures fair’. Leading on communications with NQT employing schools and with PGCE alumni including the Early Career Teachers’ forum.