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Additional Literacy Support – St Dominic’s School

£17,564 - £18,263 (FTE £22,720 - £23,625) per annum, depending on experience
St Dominic's School, Godalming GU8 4DX
32.5 hours per week - Term time only
Closing Date: 03/09/2021

Job Details

We are seeking to appoint a confident and self-motivated individual to provide specialist skills and knowledge to ensure that pupils and students who have literacy-related special educational needs or other needs affecting literacy make progress.

You will conduct ongoing literacy assessments of pupils and students to ensure that interventions are matched effectively.

This will involve planning, preparing and delivering literacy learning programmes and monitoring the pupils/students by assessing, recording and reporting on their achievements, progress and development.

Additional Support Literacy JD & PS

Person Specification

Applicants need to possess strong literacy skills and will be required to sit a literacy test as part of the interview process.

Where necessary, training will be provided for the successful candidate.

Previous experience of working with children in an educational setting is essential.

Further Information

St Dominic’s School is part of Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust (OHC&AT), a specialist Trust with 12 Academies and 7 College Centres across London, Surrey and Sussex.

We are a special school in Surrey and provide education for pupils and students aged 7-19, typically with a primary diagnosis of Autism or social communication difficulties. Our school is located in the beautiful village of Hambledon, close to Witley, Milford, Guildford and Godalming. We have views of the Surrey hills and plenty of outdoor space, including access to the common and a Forest School site. Please visit https://stdominicsschool.org.uk/ for a virtual tour of our school.

Benefits include:

  • Free car parking
  • Lunch provided on site
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Membership to Perkbox

Further details and how to apply

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Joan Grant, Head of English at jgrant@stdominicsschool.org.uk

Please contact Alison Corbett, HR & Recruitment Officer by phone 01428 684693 or email: acorbett@stdominicsschool.org.uk for an application pack or to arrange a visit to the school.

To apply, please click here. You will be redirected to apply via our online TES portal.

Please note that CV applications will not be considered.

Closing date: 12 noon, Friday 3rd September 2021

St Dominic’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment to this post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

As a community of learners, families and colleagues OHC&AT believes that by working collaboratively, with energy and ambition we can always effect positive change. No limit is placed on what is possible and everyone has the ability to be the very best they can be.

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