Academic Coach - Speech And Language Co-Ordinator - Term Time

Spires Academy, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-6911-308S
  • Posted:24/07/2020
  • Pay:Band 4 £15,230
  • Start Date:September 2020
  • App Close Date:13/08/2020 at 10:00
  • Interviews:TBC


To work as part of a team to support students in making progress by implementing interventions that are flexible, measurable, bespoke and timed with entry and exit data.

To be responsible for the coordination and delivery of a comprehensive Speech and Language programme and to develop a high level of expertise.


Under the supervision and guidance of the AVP Inclusion

  1. To coordinate the Speech and Language Programme of support for students in the Academy and to develop a high level of expertise in this field
  2. Ensure the support and programmes are bespoke and happen in a variety of ways, either in class, in small groups or with parents.
  3. To monitor and  evaluate the impact of any interventions
  4. To facilitate the learning of pupils on the SEN register within the classroom
  5. To maintain and update key documentation on SEN pupils

Information about the school

About Us

At Spires Academy we offer a distinctive small school environment where each individual is well known, listened to and encouraged to be the best they can be. Serving just over 650 students enables us to maintain an inclusive and nurturing community atmosphere, where staff work with students to develop the skills, confidence and knowledge needed to reach their full potential.

This is an incredibly exciting time for Spires Academy, we are an expanding school with more students than ever before choosing Spires Academy.

Our staff turnover is low. we invest in our staff to help them to become the best possible teachers they can be. There are excellent opportunities for people who work hard. Effort is often recognised in career development and many who came to us as NQT's now have substantial leadership roles. Our CPD programme and collegiate approach are highly effective. Staff morale is high and so is that of our students and their community.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Gemma Lees
  • Address:Bredlands Lane, Sturry, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 0HD
  • Telephone: 01227710392
  • Email: glees@spires.e21c.co.uk


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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.