EAL Coordinator - Highdown School

Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre, Reading, Berkshire, RG4 8LR

14 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    16 October 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    16 September 2022

Job details

Key stages

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Actual salary

£16,320 Per Year

EAL Coordinator - Highdown School job summary

EAL Coordinator with Learning Support Assistant responsibilities.

Term time only plus 2 staff training days
8.30am to 3.15pm Per day

We are looking to appoint an experienced EAL Coordinator to provide support for students with EAL needs, at all key stages.

You will help students to develop English language skills and learning strategies TEFL qualification would be an advantage but is not essential.

You will also join our learning support team, to provide direct classroom support for those students who have been identified as having special educational needs.

We require enthusiastic and committed candidates, who have experience working with children, to join our hardworking and successful team You will need a high level of interpersonal skills, be well motivated and enthusiastic about working alongside young people.

You will also have an excellent standard of literacy and numeracy.

Why Highdown School?
• We are committed to staff professional learning and leadership development for all staff, at all levels
• We are conveniently located for quick and easy access to London, the rest of Berkshire and Oxfordshire
• Staff have subsidised access to Highdown Sport and Leisure facilities
• Staff have free access to Westfield Health advice and support service

Closing date : Applications considered on receipt

For details and an application form visit our website www.highdown.reading.sch.uk.

Please contact Miss Nicci Burns, Headteacher’s PA, by email hnb@highdown.reading.sch.ukor call 0118 901 5800 for more information.

Highdown School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

We are also trained in safer recruitment and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Using the application form

For details and an application form visit our website www.highdown.reading.sch.uk.

Please contact Miss Nicci Burns, Headteacher’s PA, by email hnb@highdown.reading.sch.uk or call 0118 901 5800 for more information.

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Supporting documents

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About Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1571 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Highdown was awarded academy status in 2010 and was judged to be a good school by Ofsted in April 2015.

Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre is a thriving school where all students are challenged to reach excellence every day.

Our most important resource is our staff. Therefore, we aim to create the conditions and culture within the academy that make Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre a rewarding place to work. We are committed to investing in staff professional learning and leadership development, taking action to rationalise workload, promote mental and physical health and wellbeing, and encourage collaboration and peer support.

Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, teaching and support staff (including temporary and supply staff), governors and volunteers to share this commitment.

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