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Teacher

Nottingham Academy Ransom Road
Location: Nottinghamshire | Job type: Contract | Salary: Grade/Salary – according to qualifications and experience

The Nottingham Academy – Ransom Road Campus working in collaboration with IDEAL -Identity, Diversity and EAL, Nottingham City Council are delighted to promote this unique opportunity to be part of establishing a DfE-funded initiative for a brand new post-16 provision for unaccompanied asylum seeker young people and other vulnerable new arrivals. 

17-18/NAR/017

Full or Part time opportunities available

Grade/Salary – according to qualifications and experience

Required from September 2018

Closing date 29 June 2018 at midnight

Interviews: w/c 2 July 2018

Initially a temporary post for the academic year, with a view to becoming permanent.

About the Role

We are delighted to promote this unique opportunity to be part of establishing a DfE-funded initiative for a brand new post-16 provision for unaccompanied asylum seeker young people and other vulnerable new arrivals.  Skilled and passionate professionals are required to join our team, working with newly-arrived young people who are beginners to learning English.  The students will receive a bespoke package of educational and pastoral support, building on their prior knowledge and skills in order to support their sense of belonging, opportunity and integration into their new lives in the UK.

About You:

You will be able to demonstrate:

  • Understanding of and empathy for newly arrived young people
  • Recent successful experience of meeting the needs of EAL learners in a school or further education setting
  • Knowledge, understanding and skills required to support those learning English as an additional language
  • The ability to work in close partnership with colleagues, outside agencies and the local community to ensure continuity and good communication

You will be responsible for:

  • Planning, preparation and curriculum design alongside colleagues
  • Contributing to a full-time teaching timetable
  • Academic and pastoral care of students
  • Outreach activities and liaison

This is an exciting and innovative project, a development that we hope will see Nottingham becoming an example of best practice in this field.  If you are seeking a professional development opportunity, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Visits to the academy are warmly welcomed. Please contact Eve Strumnik, PA to the Head of School, on 0115 748 3390 or email adminr@nottinghamacademy.org to arrange a mutually convenient appointment.

If you would like to discuss this post, please contact Jane Daffé (Senior Achievement Consultant) on 0115 8764680 or 07946299840 or email jane.daffe@nottinghamcity.gov.uk

PLEASE NOTE – application forms are not available from this number. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

 

The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

TO APPLY please email a completed application form to vacancies@greenwoodacademies.org stating the job reference in your email.

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