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English as an Additional Language (EAL) Assistant
  • Employer: Abbey Court Community School
  • Reference: ACCS/19/97985
  • Published: Wed 15/05/2019, 11:25 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 14/06/2019, 15:30 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time, Term Time
  • Hours: 13 hours hours per week
  • Salary: Medway Scale, Grade C1 £19,171 - £24,799 pro-rata + SEN Allowance (£1,289)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Abbey Court Community School, Kent

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English as an Additional Language (EAL) Assistant


“We grow people” 

An outstanding school

(3 successive inspections – Ofsted July 2010, October 2012 and September 2017) 

We are currently looking for an ENGLISH as an ADDITIONAL LANGUAGE (EAL) ASSISTANT

To assist teachers in raising levels of attainment of minority ethnic and EAL pupils across the curriculum, with a particular understanding of Eastern European language and culture.  

Abbey Court caters for pupils aged 3-19 with Severe Learning Difficulties, and is currently located on 2 Strood sites; Cliffe Road (Nursery & Primary) and Rede Court Road (Secondary & Further Education). The Primary provision is a purpose built premises, newly opened in April 2017. 

Working hours are 13 hours per week (8.45am – 3.45pm), term time only.

Comprehensive training and induction will be provided. 

Due to the conditions and complex needs of the pupils at Abbey Court School, continuity and consistency of support is paramount and therefore candidates for all positions will need to commit to the full working hours of the post (13 h/p/w). 

This School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of appointment for post is subject to a satisfactory Criminal Record Bureau Disclosure.

Closing date: 14.6.19 3.30 pm