‘Low social mobility and lack of educational opportunity is arguably the biggest social challenge of our times: the income gap between the richest and poorest in society continues to widen, while education opportunities remain overwhelmingly dominated by children from the most privileged homes.’
Sutton Trust, 2014
Do you have a passion for providing the best outcomes for vulnerable children?
If you can answer yes to these, you may want to take the next exciting step in your career …
Pupil Premium/Link Tutor
As part of our continued commitment to raising the attainment of our vulnerable learners, King Alfred’s Academy is looking for an engaging, enthusiastic and driven Link Tutor to support our Pupil Premium eligible and vulnerable learners, both inside and outside of the classroom.
The post is 35 hours per week during term time + 5 days. The salary is G7.13 (full time equivalent £22,021) pro rata to reflect hours and the term time nature of the post (£18,042.57).
Supported by the head of Pupil Premium and alternative provision and senior members of the Inclusion team, the successful candidate will be able to plan and deliver learning sessions to groups of students as well as taking an active role in the pastoral welfare of identified vulnerable students.
The successful candidate will possess:
Drive, enthusiasm and determination.
The commitment to raise the attainment outcomes of Pupil Premium and vulnerable learners.
The highest of expectations for all Pupil Premium eligible and vulnerable learners.
An ability to deliver small group sessions to Pupil Premium eligible and vulnerable learners.
An application form and further details can be downloaded from http://www.kaacademy.org/about-kas/work-with-us/ or contact Christine Hill on 01235 225700. Completed application forms should be e-mailed to email@example.com to arrive by 9.00 a.m. on Monday, 20th January 2020.
King Alfred’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All post holders in regulated activity are subject to appropriate vetting procedures and a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
All staff will be expected to promote fundamental British values.