Kenton School, Drayton Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 3RU

EAL Co-ordinator

Please note that in all cases written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers BEFORE the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise



Full time - term time plus specified days

£26,446 - £29,174 pa (Actual Salary: £22,611 to £24,943 pa)

This school has Academy status and you will be employed by the Board of Trustees.

Kenton School

Drayton Road

Newcastle upon Tyne


Required September 2022

37 hours per week, term time plus 5 training days to be worked during school closure as directed by the school

Kenton School is a vibrant and inclusive secondary school at the heart of the community in which we serve. With around 1800 students, we are amongst the largest schools in the North East. At Kenton we are passionate about providing the very best education possible for young people in our city, our region and nationally and our strong and committed team share our vision of ensuring all our students not only reach their potential but that they are confident, happy and resilient students who treat each other with compassion and respect.

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our Learning Support Team for a team leader to co-ordinate and provide support to students where English is an additional language to ensure educational, social, emotional, spiritual, cultural and welfare needs are met and to support integration into the school and wider community.

Candidates must possess a high level of English oral and written communication skills combined with excellent interpersonal skills to engage with students, their parents/carers and the local community to ensure Kenton School is a school of choice for EAL families. Candidates must also possess an understanding and empathy of issues affecting EAL students and their families. Previous experience working with secondary school students is essential.

If you have the skills, commitment and enthusiasm to succeed in this role, we want to hear from you. In return we can offer you,

• Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme

• Salary sacrifice schemes including leased car scheme, cycle to work and childcare voucher schemes

• Free on-site parking

• Free gym access at Kenton School

How to Apply

Please download an application form from our website and return it to

Closing date: 12.00 Noon on 1 July 2022

Northern Leaders Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in all its schools and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We are fully committed to ensuring that consistent effective safeguarding procedures are in place to support families, children and staff at school.


Closing date:

1 July 2022

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