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  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    30 November 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    12 November 2021

Job details

Job role
Education support
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
Full time
35 hours per week / 5 days a week
Contract type
Scale 6 [£22,614 pa Full Time Equivalent / Actual Salary : £18,160a pro rata - Probationary rate may apply

Job summary

Helston Community College is one of the family of schools who together are Southerly Point Co-operative Multi-Academy Trust. We genuinely support each other and work closely together to achieve our aim of 'enabling excellence for all': our children, our staff and our communities. Our work is underpinned by the co-operative values and these inform everything we do.

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and innovative Student Support Champion to join our highly successful Special Needs team, to support the learning of intervention groups within our Mathematics Department. You will be supporting students with specific learning needs, advising on strategies, delivering intervention programmes, and drawing up support plans that will include strategies for academic, social and emotional difficulties.

Applicants must have good educational qualifications (5 A*-C GCSEs) and be confident and competent at mathematics. Other relevant experience to include knowledge of specific pupil learning needs and appropriate strategies of support. The successful applicant will have good listening and communication skills, and have the ability to work on their own initiative and within a team.

This is an exciting opportunity that offers excellent benefits including a Local Government Pension Scheme and access to wellbeing services.

We are committed to promoting aspiration, encouraging ambition and ensuring achievement within a values-driven ethos.

Southerly Point Co-operative Multi-Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. DBS disclosure will be required at the enhanced level for all appointments.

Southerly Point Co-operative Multi-Academy Trust is committed to having a workforce that promotes equality and celebrates diversity.

Applicants are expected to familiarize themselves with our Safeguarding and Child Protection policy, which can be found via the following link :

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
School size
1364 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01326 572685

About Helston Community College

At Helston Community College, our students matter: each one an individual, valued and appreciated. We are ambitious for all of our students and are committed to providing a learning experience that consists of high challenge combined with appropriate support, and effective teaching in a safe and disciplined environment.

Our College is a place where doors of opportunity are opened for young people, and we encourage them to make the most of every opportunity that comes their way. We provide a diverse curriculum, allowing students to develop knowledge, skills and talents in a broad range of subject areas. We challenge students’ thinking and encourage them to learn from setbacks, so that they become resilient learners who can respond effectively to future challenges. We urge our students to believe in themselves, to take responsibility for their own learning and personal development, and to work hard so that they achieve their very best.

Helston Community College is part of the Southerly Point Co-operative Multi-Academy Trust, which was established on 1st June 2017. The College's ethos and work is under-pinned by the co-operative values: self–help, self-responsibility, equity, equality, democracy and solidarity; and the co-operative ethical principles: honesty, openness, social responsibility and caring for others. The Trust works together to improve and enhance opportunities for all young people in the local community.

Arranging a visit to Helston Community College

Visits to the College are very welcome. Please contact Angela Atkinson, HR Manager via email: if you would like to arrange a visit or require any further details.

School location

Church Hill, Helston, Cornwall, TR13 8NR

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