Student Improvement Champion for English, Oxford

Closing date:

Cheney SchoolOxford

Date posted:
Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 6 (Points 18 to 21) which attracts a salary of £15,088.66 - £16,815.46
Contract term: Permanent

Cheney School is a popular, high performing school located in the heart of Oxford serving a diverse community of students who are eager to learn. The success as a single Academy Trust is leading Cheney School to expand into a Multi Academy Trust. 

We are looking for skilled and enthusiastic Student Improvement Champion to support students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are under performing in English. This role is on a fixed-term contract until the end of the academic year.

We are looking for someone who: 

  • Has experience of working with and supporting young people with a high level of need;
  • Has a desire to promote high expectations and aspirations for young people;
  • Enjoys helping young people to overcome barriers to learning in order to raise attainment and achievement. 

Candidates must have minimum of GCSE English and Maths grades A*-C.

The position is for 35 hours per week, term-time with one additional staff training day. The position is at Grade 6 (Points 18 to 21) which attracts a salary of £15,088.66 - £16,815.46 per annum (depending on experience) based on term-time plus 1 day. The position also comes with membership of a comprehensive Healthcare Benefits Plan.

If you would like to find out more, please contact Mrs Charlotte Broom at:

How to Apply:

Please download an application pack from below.

In addition to your application form, please email a letter of application, detailing reasons for your interest in this post and your relevant skills and experience to: 

Oxfordshire Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Closing date:  8am, Friday 8 December 2017 

Interview date: Tuesday 12 December 2017

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More about Cheney School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Cheney Lane, Headington, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 7QH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1865 765726
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