Personal Learning Advocate, Leeds

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The Elland AcademyLeeds

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade G point 27 – 30 (£24,657 to £27,358 Pro-rata)
Contract term: Permanent

The Elland Academy is looking to appoint a Personal Learning Advocate to join our academy in November 2018 – or as soon as possible depending on the right candidate.

In this role you will work in partnership with the community academy/school, family/carer and the AP Free School to support the assessment and integration of learners with outreach and/or in reach. You will work under the direct supervision of the teaching and learning staff and SENCO to enable children and young people to access learning and therapeutic support as identified in personalised learning programmes.

The successful candidate must have a GCSE in Maths and English at Grade C or above, an understanding of classroom roles and responsibilities and an awareness of policies and procedures relating to child protection, health, safety and security, confidentiality and data protection.

We are especially looking for enthusiastic and motivated individuals who will be keen to participate in development and training opportunities, who have experience of working with or caring for vulnerable and/or disaffected children and young people and who take a professional approach to their work.

If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience required for this position then we would very much like to hear from you.

Visits to the academy would be warmly welcomed by appointment. Please call the academy on 0113 212 7010 if you would like to arrange a visit.

We look forward to you joining our dedicated and supportive team.

To apply for this position please visit our website at

Closing Date:  21 November 2018 at 12 noon

Delta Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure.

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More about The Elland Academy
Type: Alternative Provision
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 19 years
Address: (Part of School Partnership Trust - SPTA), Gelderd Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS12 6DQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1302 379 246