Integrated Resource Leader with TLR for SEND Responsibilities

Birley Spa Primary Academy, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S12 4QE

7 days remaining to apply

  • Earliest start date

    1 November 2022

  • Latest start date

    1 January 2023

  • Application deadline

    10 October 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    16 September 2022

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Integrated Resource Leader with TLR for SEND Responsibilities job summary

Birley Spa Primary Academy is seeking to recruit a talented Integrated Resource Leader with an additional TLR to lead on SEND developments and practice – in partnership with our experienced senior leadership team. We are looking for an inspirational IR Leader to lead, coach and develop practices to deliver exceptional quality SEND provision across school. This exciting opportunity invites applications from experienced or aspiring leaders with a passion for working with children with SEND. We seek an individual who can empower colleagues, as well as play a significant role in leading developmental approaches for high quality interventions that build our pupils’ level of curiosity, inquisitiveness to secure a love of lifelong learning.

We are looking for an inspiring IR Leader who can continue to develop our children’s love of learning and help them explore and understand the world around them. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a school that truly values the development of their staff. The successful candidate has the opportunity to benefit from our personalised coaching and CPD programme.

The successful candidate will be an outstanding practitioner who can contribute towards our passionate and committed journey to secure the greatest quality provision for our pupils at Birley Spa Primary Academy. The successful post holder will teach children in our Integrated Resource and be responsible for SEND across our mainstream school.

If you have high expectations for yourself and all children, a passion and creativity for changing lives through learning and a desire to make a difference to young people, Birley Spa Primary Academy is the right place for you. We can offer you challenge and reward within this role, within an environment of continuous improvement and sharing of best practice and a commitment to your own CPD to support you in becoming the best you can be! Birley Spa Primary Academy and LEAD Academy Trust aims, through outstanding leadership, to provide the highest quality education to enable every pupil to realise their full potential. The L.E.A.D. Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We are looking for someone who:

  • has a passion for working with primary age children and inspiring SEND practice;
  • can build positive relationships with children, staff and all members of the community;
  • communicates clearly with children, staff and parents;
  • is an inspirational teacher with a caring and adaptable approach to teaching children with all abilities;
  • is dynamic and forward thinking;
  • has high expectations of pupil progress;
  • has a love of teaching both in the classroom and outside;
  • can offer creativity in leading planning and developmental learning across the curriculum;
  • has the skills to work collaboratively both within school and with colleagues within other L.E.A.D. academies;
  • shares a belief that motivated children can achieve whatever they set out to achieve;
  • is willing to embrace or bring new ideas to the academy;
  • has an open and informed approach to developments in assessment and learning.
  • work in an academy with high aspirations for all of its children and staff;
  • have dedicated release time to support the attainment and progress of pupils with SEND.
  • have access to the L.E.A.D. Academy Trust’s high quality training programmes;
  • be part of a dynamic and forward thinking team of professionals;
  • the opportunity to play a pivotal role within our team on our continued journey of improvement;

Using the application form

If you would like an application form or would like to arrange a visit to speak to our Head of School, please contact Davinia Helliwell, on 0114 2399106 or via email,

Alternately please visit our website;

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About Birley Spa Primary Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
384 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Contact phone number
0114 2399106

Birley Spa Primary Academy is a 2 form entry primary school with Integrated Resource.

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