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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    31 August 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    8 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time: 37 hours per week: Monday – Friday term time only, 39 weeks per year

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

  • To manage, support and develop a group of marginalized young people and their families by building trusting relationships through the use of individual sessions, group work, family visits and other interventions.
  • To oversee a holistic person centered approach to a young person’s journey from entry to exit, bridging the gap between their academic, behavioral and therapeutic needs.
  • To develop individual education/learning plans that brings together internal, external and multi-agency professionals in order to support development, attainment and progression.
  • To embed safeguarding and inclusion principles at the heart of all practice.

What the school offers its staff

  • Excellent professional development opportunities.
  • A supportive community and a committed team of staff that are equally determined to give students the best possible opportunities.
  • Financial Wellbeing Scheme, Employee discount schemes, Employee Assistance Programs.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Bridge MAT is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be required to complete an enhanced DBS disclosure and children’s barred list check where relevant.

This position is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and subsequent amendments to this Act.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

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About Fen Rivers Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 16
School size
Up to 96 pupils
Age range
4 to 16
Phone number

The Bridge Trust is a unique Multi Academy Trust which consists of five special schools, one mainstream school, a Training & Development Service and an Outreach Service. We are an ambitious family of schools that embraces the individuality of everyone – children and adults. We acknowledge that learning can look different for different pupils and staff, and we look to change our approach to meet the needs of the individual.

Fen Rivers, part of the Bridge MAT, is a therapeutic SEMH Special School offering full time education and therapeutic support to up to 96 children aged between 5 and 16 years old. Pupils are referred to the school by the local authority as part of their duties to arrange SEN provision.
Fen Rivers provides young people with specialist education in order for them to progress and succeed in sustained education or employment. We do this through high-quality therapeutic teaching and learning, based on effective relationships, that enable the achievement of life skills and meaningful qualifications. For more info, please visit our website.

Arranging a visit to Fen Rivers Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@thebridgetrust.academy.

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