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Bridge Central Team

Role Profile

Salary

Scale 5 , points 8-11

Actual Salary £17,170 - £18,058

Contract

30 Hours per week, Term Time plus 5 inset days

Monday to Friday 08:30 - 15:00 with 30 mins unpaid break

Required

1st September 2024

About the role: 

This is an exciting opportunity to join Bridge Academy Trust to support our new initiative supporting reading across our 4 secondary schools.  The successful candidate will work with our secondary schools with identified children 1-2-1 (or very small group) to accelerate their reading age.  You will be supported by a dedicated team to bring about the desired improvements.  You will maximise the use of school’s reading schemes and liaise with the school-based reading leads to ensure that staff, parents, and children are all engaged in the reading intervention programme.  The aim is for these children to have a reading age in-line with their biological age as soon as possible.

We are seeking to appoint an individual who:  

  • Is passionate about literature and engaging pupils with reading
  • Has experience in reading schemes used in schools
  • Has the ability to adapt teaching of reading to meet pupils’ needs
  • Has the ability to build effective working relationships with pupils
  • Is ambitious for our pupils, our schools and themselves.

We can offer:

  • A supportive environment with a welcoming team who are hardworking and committed to achieving the best outcomes
  • High quality continual professional development
  • Shared working of a community-focused, multi-academy trust
  • The opportunity to be part of the school’s exciting journey of improvement
  • Career development and opportunity to progress within the school/multi-academy trust

Work Schedule:

Term Time Only + 5 Inset Days, 39 weeks a year

Monday to Friday, 8:30am – 3:00pm 30hrs per week with 30 mins unpaid break

Covering: Halstead, Braintree, Chelmsford, and Ongar

How to Apply:  

To apply for the role, please complete the application form and recruitment monitoring form demonstrating how your skills and experience match the criteria in the Job Description and Person Specification and return directly to Bridge Academy Trust.

Application guidance notes are also available to assist you with completing your application.

Informal enquiries regarding the role can be made to the school office via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Closing Date

Sunday 16th June 2024, at Midnight

Interview Date

To be confirmed

Contact

Please submit your application to e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

or alternatively telephone our recruitment team: 01245 202937


This Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments will be subject to DBS clearance and satisfactory references. If successful, an enhanced DBS check would be sought.

Bridge Academy Trust welcomes applications from those of all backgrounds, faiths and ethnic groups. 

 

This Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments will be subject to DBS clearance and satisfactory references. If successful, an enhanced DBS check would be sought.

Bridge Academy Trust welcomes applications from those of all backgrounds, faiths and ethnic groups. 

Bridge Central Team
Community Building
Brian Close
Chelmsford
Essex
CM2 9DZ

01245 202 937

www.bridgeacademytrust.org

About Bridge Central Team

Bridge Academy Trust is a collegiate and collaborative Trust comprising of 11 schools, where, first and foremost, each school is a place of high quality learning, where young people ENJOY, ENRICH, ACHIEVE & ASPIRE. The core purpose is to provide high quality continuity of every child’s journey through education from 3 to 19, with a community and school-led school improvement approach and long-term sustainable strategy. Bridge Academy Trust is committed to its people strategy and prioritises staff’s development to ensure they too can enjoy, enrich, achieve and aspire.

Bridge Central Team
Community Building
Brian Close
Chelmsford
Essex
CM2 9DZ

01245 202 937

www.bridgeacademytrust.org