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Location: Peterborough
Salary: £17,697 – £19,247 per year
Deadline: 26 January

Job overview

We are seeking a caring, enthusiastic and skilled person to provide English Language development and access to the curriculum for our EAL students. The role would suit someone with a genuine passion for transforming the lives of EAL learners who is eager to work with children and young people to raise their engagement and drastically improve the outlook of their educational journey.

EAL / ESOL Tutor tasks and responsibilities:

  • To work closely with class teachers to support EAL learners in their lessons
  • To support teachers to effectively implement appropriate strategies to facilitate access to the curriculum
  • To provide resources support to teachers to support EAL learners in their lessons
  • To work within a scheme of work in small intervention groups with students to develop their English
  • To conduct assessments and monitor the English proficiency levels of EAL learners
  • To provide feedback on the young person’s progress

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • A Professional EAL Teaching Qualifications (for e.g. CELTA, TEFL, TESOL) or Experience teaching English to EAL students
  • The ability to teach with enthusiasm and ambition to inspire a love of learning
  • Evidence of being a self-motivated, confident and reflective teacher of English
  •  Experience working with young people
  • Experience, knowledge and understanding of safeguarding processes

Benefits of working for us include:

  •  Free ample on-site parking       
  • Eyecare vouchers       
  • Access to a free Employee Assistance Programme, offering mental health and wellbeing support
  • Cycle to work scheme       
  • Free access to on-site gym
  • Reduced staff membership to the facilities at Academy Leisure, Sawtry       
  • Free tea and coffee making facilities       
  • Generous sick pay and annual leave

Nene Park Academy is an educational community whose philosophy embraces the challenges of academic excellence, responsibility and leadership, spiritual awareness, and participation in a wide variety of activities. At Nene Park Academy we quite simply strive to know and support every student to enjoy their learning and be the absolute best versions of themselves. 

If you require any additional information, please visit our website: 

Meridian Trust is a successful multi-academy trust founded on its commitment to people and communities.

Our proven approach over more than a decade has elevated us to a respected and admired academy trust, a national leader in education and a source of great pride to the communities we serve. The Trust currently operates 28 schools across Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, Lincolnshire and Northamptonshire and has forged strong links within all these communities. We are committed to high quality professional development and career opportunities for all staff. To find out more about the Trust, please visit:

We welcome visits from potential candidates and if you would like to arrange a visit or discuss this opportunity further, please contact Ali Abell, Principal’s PA ( Tel: 01733 368300.

For any other queries, please contact Natasha Lester, HR: 

The closing date for applications is 9am, 26th January 2024. Interviews will be held on shortly after this date.

Please be aware that we may bring forward the date of interview for an outstanding candidate, so we recommend early applications.

The Academy is committed to diversity and inclusion and equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. 

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to pre-employment checks, including an enhanced check with the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS), as well as social media checks. 

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