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The Basildon Academies


We are currently looking for a dynamic individual to become an EAL Support Co-Ordinator at The Basildon Academies. 

Salary Range: Band 4 FTE £24,611 - £28,210 . Actual starting salary £20,919 with performance based yearly increments available.

Working weeks: 39 weeks (Term Time + inset + twilight) and Parent/Open evening as required.

Working Hours: 37 hours per week (08:00-16:00 Mon-Thurs and 08:00 – 15:30 Fri).

The primary task of the EAL Support Co-Ordinator is to promote inclusion of EAL students, many for whom English is a new as well as second language, ensuring the minimum negative impact of this on students’ progression and learning. They will also ensure a rapid improvement in the quality of spoken and written English.

We are looking for colleagues who share the drive and passion necessary to ensure every student achieves their potential.

We are an aspirational academy operating across two sites.  The Lower Academy specialises in the teaching of our Key Stage 3 students, whilst the Upper Academy specialises in teaching Key Stage 4 and 5.   We pride ourselves on being a truly inclusive academy and this is actively underpinned by our motto ‘Aspire Believe Achieve’.

The academy prides itself on providing staff with the most appropriate and effective support to ensure that their professional development needs are fully met and that there is a high level of challenge in the opportunities they are offered.   We have an excellent track record of providing promotion and responsibility opportunities to staff that aspire to leadership.

If you can enthuse, engage, motivate and challenge students to make exceptional progress then please download and complete our application form and return it to our Academy Support Manager Lisa Church -

Closing Date: Friday 8th July 2022
Position Available: 1st September 2022

The Basildon Academies are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to DBS and health checks.

We reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications or are able to fill the position faster than originally anticipated.