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Inclusion Assistant, Southwark

Reference number: SW-001158
  • Salary: £22,000 - £25,000 per year (Pro-rata)
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Employer: Compass School Southwark
  • Location: SE16 2BT, Southwark

Compass School Southwark


Location: Southwark, United Kingdom
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State – Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age range: 11 – 16 years

About Compass School Southwark

About Compass School

Compass School Southwark is a four-form entry, mixed, 11-16 free school that opened in September 2013. Founded by a varied and experienced group of Trustees, the school will grow to offer an exceptional education to 600 young people in the heart of Bermondsey.

In just our second year of GCSE, we have achieved a Progress 8 score of 0.02 making us one of the most improved schools in the country and we are determined to build on this.

Our vision statement: “Everyone in the Compass School Community will confidently reach the destination to which they aspire”applies to everyone, including our staff team and our values of aspiration, integrity, exploration and resilience are reflected in all areas of the school. Our aim is to grow a school which inspires our pupils to fulfil their potential, and which challenges our teachers to be the best they can be.

Benefits of working at Compass School

We offer competitive inner London salaries and reward great teachers with our performance related pay scheme. All staff receive laptops and an annual entitlement to high quality CPD, along with the opportunity to take flexible days off when needed. We also operate a subsidised health care scheme for those who wish to participate, and other work-related benefits such as cycle to work and childcare voucher schemes.

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Inclusion Assistant

Start date: ASAP

Salary: £22-25K (Pro rata)

Deadline: Monday 23rd November

Applications will be considered on receipt and the Trust reserves the right to interview and appoint a suitable candidate before the closing date.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, motivated and committed individual with excellent communication skills to join our team. You will work within a friendly and supportive environment to ensure an excellent quality of provision for students with special educational needs (SEN).

About Compass School

Compass School Southwark is a four-form entry, mixed, 11-16 free school that opened in September 2013. Founded by a varied and experienced group of Trustees, the school will grow to offer an exceptional education to 600 young people in the heart of Bermondsey. We are ideally located just a short walk from Bermondsey Tube Station.

Vision and Values

We believe that “everyone in the Compass School Community will confidently reach the destination to which they aspire”. This applies to everyone, including our staff team. Our four values of aspiration, integrity, exploration and resilience are reflected in all areas of the school and our work. We are extremely passionate about ensuring that our students meet the challenging targets that we set for them and we strive to be outstanding and innovative practitioners ourselves.

About the role

The successful candidate will be able to:

  • Provide support for the SENCO and wider Inclusion team to ensure an excellent quality of provision.
  • Work as part of a team to ensure all students on the SEN register have their needs met.
  • Ensure SEN students are fully included in all aspects of school life.
  • Carry out the provision identified in exam access arrangements.
  • Ensure pupils are effectively supported across the curriculum and through bespoke group and one-to-one support.

For further information about the school and the Trust, please go to www.compass-schools.com.

Compass Schools Trust is committed to safeguarding children and all appointments will require an enhanced DBS check.

Date posted: 17/11/2020

Originally found on: Twitter

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