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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    5 October 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    21 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

To support the learning and wellbeing of our students through appropriate interventions to empower them to be able to raise their own achievement and academic progress.

To deliver interventions to identified students on 1:1 basis or in small groups which support progress.

To support the learning environment of the school by challenging students appropriately, providing mentoring and guidance as required.

To attend planning or review meetings and contribute to the reports for students receiving interventions, as appropriate.

To be able to prioritise own work, show initiative and be flexible in working across all areas of intervention.

To offer specialism in at least 2 of the following areas of intervention provision:

  • Learning Needs
  • Physical Needs
  • Emotional Needs
  • Inclusion

To provide supervision and line management to designated Inclusion Support Assistant(s).

To provide training and development for staff for their specialist intervention area, working individually or with groups as required.

To work with identified students with social communication needs on 1:1 basis; in small groups within or out of lessons, tutor time, Advanced Learning Days and in other curriculum experiences as appropriate/planned to deliver specialist interventions.

To monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of intervention work, reporting regularly to the Head of Centre.

To attend and contribute to reports and planning or review meetings for students receiving intervention, as appropriate.

To provide advice and guidance to parents and work with outside agencies.

What the school offers its staff

  • Clear, ambitious vision shared by all
  • Culture and ethos - high challenge and high support for all
  • Leadership at all levels - strong culture of developing leaders
  • Safeguarding Culture
  • CPD: bespoke and impactful - research led
  • Wellbeing
  • Governance
  • School improvement work across the city and beyond
  • Leadership of ECT and NPQ programmes for HISP in Portsmouth
  • Equality and Diversity (LGBTQ+, anti-racism, gender equality)
  • Cycle to work scheme
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About Trafalgar School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
971 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number

Trafalgar School is a socially responsible and collaborative school committed to the development of every member of its learning community. We are a very inclusive school in which all our students successfully access a broad and balanced curriculum. Our aim is to provide an all-round educational experience and we are committed to the success and excellence for all our students. In May 2018 we were inspected by OFSTED and judged to be a ‘good’ school. We are now on the next stage of our journey to become outstanding. Trafalgar School is part of Salterns Academy Trust which is a learning community where every member of staff understands the difference they can make to our students' outcomes.

Arranging a visit to Trafalgar School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@trafalgarschool.org.uk.

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