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Student Development Champion

Salary Range: Band 4 FTE £28,919 - £32,110. Actual starting salary £24,803.40 with performance-based yearly increments available.

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

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

Our Student Development Champion's (SDC's) are non-teaching team members that provide the support to enable our learners to overcome barriers to learning. This is a unique opportunity to join a successful academy as part of a supportive and very hard-working pastoral team.

As a Student Development Champion, you will have responsibility for matters such as reintegrating students into mainstream lessons following removal, consistency checks, on-call, uniform, attendance and attitude to learning, phone calls home, as well as supporting pupils with their learning in order to meet their targets. This SDC role is currently based at our Upper Academy as the inclusion room lead, although Student development champions can be redeployed to other areas of the academy based on operational needs and their skill set. 

The successful candidate will have an enthusiasm that will inspire students to outstanding outcomes.

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'.

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

We are dedicated to supporting staff to build a fulfilling career. As a new member of staff you will be offered excellent support and development.

If you can engage, motivate and challenge our students to make exceptional progress then we would welcome your application by completing the attached application form and emailing the form to our Recruitment Coordinator: recruitment@basildonacademies.org.uk

Tours of the Academies will be available for shortlisted candidates.

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.

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’.

IIf you can engage, motivate and challenge our students to make exceptional progress then we would welcome your application. Please download and complete our application form and return it to our Recruitment Coordinator, Dani Silk - recruitment@basildonacademies.org.uk

Closing Date: Midday Monday 15th April 2024

Interviews: Week commencing 22nd April 2024.

Position available: ASAP

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.