Freelance Evaluator – OAT Debate and Oracy Programme

Location: National

Salary: £200 - £250 per day

Status: January 2020-July 2022

Closing date: 4 December 2019, 5:00 pm

Interview date(s): 10 and 11 December 2019

Start date: December 2019

Ormiston Academies Trust (OAT) is looking to contract the services of an experienced project evaluator, working on a freelance basis, to evaluate a three-year debate and oracy programme, supporting up to 40 OAT academies across England. This three year programme of activity (2019–22) will be delivered by OAT enrichment team and a newly created post of OAT National Debate Coordinator. The programme team will encourage and support schools, across the network to take part in teacher CPD, oracy and debate networks, pupil oracy workshops, a series of annual debating competitions including; regional heats leading to a national debate championship and exploring the potential to involve other MATS in the third year.

How to apply

Email your CV with references and covering letter and a brief overview of how you would deliver the evaluation, to Jemima Waltho at or call 07771 594 192.

For all posts, Ormiston Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and the expectation is that all staff will share this commitment. Therefore, the successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check with barred list check (child) via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). 

If you have a disability and have demonstrated in your supporting information that you meet the minimum (essential) criteria for the vacancy, you will be invited for interview.


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