Curriculum Coordinator

FTE £35700
Role type:
Full Time, All Year Post
39 hours / 42 weeks = (1FTE)
Contract type:
Term-time only
Closing Date:
Job Details:

National Star is passionate about providing the best learning programmes to enable young people with complex disabilities maximise their potential.

We’re looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic, and innovative professional to join us as a curriculum co-ordinator and help deliver high quality programmes at our college in Hereford.

This is a perfect opportunity to work within an Ofsted ‘outstanding’ college. Because of the excellent reputation of National Star in Hereford our day college continues to go from strength to strength, attracting a wide range of new students.

Your innovative practice will develop students’ learning programmes and you will collaborate and work effectively with members of students’ multidisciplinary teams. You will have a strong eye for detail and support continuous improvement of RARPA systems and quality assurance processes.

You will need a teaching qualification (DTLLS, Certificate in Education, PGCE) and minimum three years’ experience of accredited qualifications and promoting autonomy with young people. You need to be an effective communicator who can build positive relationships with both colleagues and external stakeholders.

National Star is a growing charity with more than 1,100 staff based in England and Wales. We support young people aged 16-25, with a wide range of complex disabilities and learning difficulties.

To find out more about this role and our organisation and to make your application, please visit our website. Should you need more information, you can contact Recruitment Department 01242 527631.


About us

National Star is a growing charity with more than 1,100 staff based in England and Wales. Established more than 50 years ago, we’ve supported hundreds of young people with disabilities to achieve their potential.


How we will reward you


Our Golden Hello

It’s motivating to feel valued at work. That’s why all new staff will receive a ‘Golden Hello’ up to the value of £250 for full-time staff (pro-rata for part-time employees) upon successful completion of their probation.


Staff benefits

Fantastic career development opportunities and comprehensive induction programme - theory and practical

Award-winning training

Health Shield medical cover

Life insurance cover

Employee helpline

Contributory pension scheme

Opportunity to purchase a TOTUM discount card

Employee discounts at attractions, high street retailers, supermarkets, utilities and motoring, plus much more

How to apply

At National Star, we know the value of a diverse workforce, and welcome applications from all areas of the community. This includes those with disabilities, and we are a proud Disability Confident employer and are committed to providing equal opportunities. In 2018 National Star received an 'Outstanding' from Ofsted.


Please note that all applicants will be expected to undertake a DBS Disclosure, and undergo the necessary employer checks. The level of disclosure to be applied for will be dependent on your job role and will be discussed with you during the recruitment process but is usually an enhanced level. Where appropriate, the adult and child barred lists will be checked and we will not employ anyone who appears on either of those registers.


We prefer people to submit an online application as this helps support the charity in saving money.  Alternatively please send your cv to or call our recruitment department 01242 527631 for further information or an application form. If you have a disability and need to apply using an alternative format, or if you have any technical problems with our recruitment system please let us know.

All future correspondence with you will be via email (application acknowledgement, invitation to interview etc). Please check your email regularly.

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