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  • Closing date

    2 February 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    4 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - Fixed term - July 2023

Full-time equivalent salary

SCP22 - £25,766 - FTE: £29,439

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • You will be based in our Learning Support Faculty as part of a large team. You will mainly work with individuals or groups of students who require support with their literacy.
  • You will develop the provision for students with dyslexia and literacy barriers.
  • You will carry out dyslexia screeners and reading age tests.
  • Supporting students, by working closely with the teaching staff to plan and deliver catch up work and SEN interventions.
  • Developing the skills and aptitudes of students who struggle to access the full National Curriculum through academic mentoring, support and short targeted interventions, helping to manage and monitor students on that provision.
  • To keep detailed records of any interventions and support offered
  • Undertake structured and agreed learning activities/teaching programmes under the supervision and guidance of teaching staff

What the school offers its staff

  • Competitive local Government Pension Scheme
  • Ride to Work Scheme
  • Market leading Personal Development and Training plans to further your career
  • Access to Mental Health First Aid Programme
  • 24 hours access to Employee Assistance Programme

Further details about the role

We have an exciting opportunity for an exceptional Targeted Intervention Assistant - Literacy Intervention Lead to join the team here at Shenley Academy. The purpose of this role is to work with teachers to support children and young people to achieve their potential by providing support to overcome barriers to learning across the curriculum in literacy

Salary: SCP22 - £25,766 - FTE: £29,439

37 hours per week, 39 weeks per year.

This role is fixed term until July in the first instance with the possibility of extension.

Commitment to safeguarding

E-ACT is committed tosafeguarding and promoting the welfare of young peopleand vulnerable adults, and all appointments are subject toenhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks andsatisfactory references.

E-ACT is also committed topromoting equality, challenging discrimination and developingcommunity cohesion. We welcomeapplications from all sections of the community.

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About Shenley Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
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School size
850 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19

Our Academy Shenley Academy has been on an incredible journey, having been judged as inadequate in October 2018 to an overall judgement of Good in July 2021, with: · outstanding leadership and management · outstanding personal development · outstanding behaviour and attitudes. We are a forward-thinking and dynamic 11-16 academy set in a beautiful 37-acre site in Birmingham. Our moto is ‘building futures, changing lives’ and our most recent OFSTED report states: “..this is exactly what happens here. Everyone involved in the school is committed to every pupil’s welfare, well-being and academic success. Pupils’ mental health is front and centre in leaders’ thinking and decision making”, OFSTED July 2021 https://shenleyacademy.e-act.org.uk/about/ofsted-reports/ The curriculum is at the heart of everything that we do, and we are committed to providing our pupils with an exceptional education and wider school experience, supporting every individual to achieve the very best possible outcomes.

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