Gypsy Roma Traveller Advisory Teacher (Ref 3539)

  • Multiple Locations
  • Full Time
  • up to £38,810 per annum

The Ethnic Minority and Traveller Achievement Education team are looking to appoint a GRTS Advisory Teacher

The GRTS Advisory Teacher works closely with Gypsy, Roma, Traveller and Showman young people, their families and local schools to support access to education. Home visits will be carried out, deliver Traveller awareness training, as well as attendance at school and multi-agency meetings. The GRTS Advisory Teacher will hold a caseload of young people across an area and will be required to support learning and also monitor attendance, progress and attainment.

The successful candidate should have substantial experience working with a variety of young people and their families, although we appreciate that they may not have worked specifically with Gypsies and Travellers in the past, full ongoing support and training will be provided. The candidate must also have a sound level of knowledge and experience working within education.

Required qualifications: One of the following
• Educated to degree level or equivalent
• NVQ 4 or equivalent in relevant discipline

The successful applicant for this post will be required to apply for a Disclosure & Barring Service Enhanced Disclosure.

  • We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 
  • DCC embraces the positive benefits of a diverse workforce and is committed to providing an environment that is inclusive and safe. We welcome applications from people who share our commitment to stop discrimination, challenge inequality and promote diversity across Devon. More information can be found on ourEquality and Diversity webpages.  
  • The Council offers flexible working arrangements in terms of when and where people work e.g. hybrid working, part-time, condensed hours etc. 
  • This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English. 
  • Personal data we collect from you will be processed in accordance with the Applicant privacy notice
  • Happy to Talk Flexible Working
  • For more information about Working for Devon please visit our Working for Devon page

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Job Details

  • OrganisationDevon County Council
  • Work LocationExeterDevon
  • Work Postcode


  • Reference

    REQ003539


  • Occupational GroupEducation SupportTeaching - Primary & Early YearsTeaching - Secondary


  • Salary Details

    up to £38,810 per annum


  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypeFull Time
  • Hours

    32.5 hours per week (Term-time only) (+2 weeks)

  • Closing Date

    28/09/2022

  • DBS Check Required

    Yes