Senior Additional Learning Support (ALS) Coordinator

Full time, Term time, Permanent

NJC band 5, points 15 - 20, currently £23,953 - £26,446 (FTE), Actual salary £20,839 - £23,008 based on full time, term time. Start date 1st September 2022

Working Monday – Thursday 08:30 – 16.30 and Friday 08.30 – 16.00 each

‘The Trust is passionate in its vision for pupils. The Trust demonstrates a clear capacity to provide appropriate support in terms of leadership, finance and staffing, as well as challenges leaders to provide the highest achievement possible.’

Ofsted 2017

Our opportunity

We are looking to recruit an individual to join one of our Cross College teams, who has a flexible approach to supporting students and will play a role in the continued development of learning support in the college, working closely with the Additional Learning Support Manager.

The role will include supporting student with additional learning needs to overcome barriers to learning; this will involve planning and delivering a range of interventions on a 1-1 basis or in small groups as well as providing comprehensive support to our students with Education Health and Care Plans. You will work closely with key stakeholders to secure the best outcomes for the student.

As part of this role, you will work closely with the Additional Learning Support Manager to coordinate day to day requirements, such as timetabling, management of resources and supervision of staff within the additional learning support team.

Experience of working with young people with additional needs, general educational qualifications at level three and good communication and organisational skill are needed.

Job Description and Person Specification 

We can offer:

A hardworking and committed department

An excellent learning environment

Fantastic students

High quality professional development and support

Opportunities to work with colleagues across an ambitious and forward-thinking 2-18+ Sheffield Trust

A chance to make a real difference to the lives of young people

We welcome contact from anyone considering applying to Longley Park Sixth Form College and encourage prospective applicants to visit the Academy to meet the outstanding student body.

Want to find out more? To arrange an informal chat please contact Matthew Fieldsend by email To request an information pack please contact Brigantia Human Resources, by email Details are also available on our websites, and

 Closing date is Friday 2nd September 2022 at 12pm

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