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  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    17 January 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    21 December 2021

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type
Fixed term (End of Summer 2022)
Salary: SCP7 - 11 - £17,592 - £19,041 - FTE: £20,092 - £21,748

Job summary

We have an exciting opportunity for an exceptional Targeted Intervention Assistant - English, Maths or Science Specialism 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.

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 social and emotional difficulties and/ or learning needs. This will also require supporting students with their skills development to enable them to achieve their potential
You will work closely with the teaching staff to develop and deliver support
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

For a full description of the role, see the job description and job specification.

The role is fixed term until the end of Summer 2022

Salary: SCP7 - 11 - £17,592 - £19,041 - FTE: £20,092 - £21,748

In return the trust offers:

Competitive local Government Pension Scheme
30 days annual leave and statutory Bank Holidays
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​​​​​​​

E-ACT is a highly successful Multi Academy Trust (MAT) encompassing 28 Academies spanning the length breath of the country. Our hopes and aspirations of every one of our pupils is the same. By encouraging them to Think Big and believe that anything is possible, by showing them the importance of Team Spirit and by teaching them to carefully think through their decisions to do The Right Thing, we know that everyone of our pupils can realise their potential with us.

Our community includes over 18,000 pupils and 2,500 teaching and non-teaching professional across the country.

E-ACT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults, and all appointments are subject to enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks and satisfactory references.

E-ACT is also committed to promoting equality, challenging discrimination and developing community cohesion. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
School size
882 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Contact phone number

About Shenley Academy

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

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.

School location

Shenley Lane, Birmingham, West Midlands, B29 4HE

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