Student Key Worker (Excel Academy)

The Excel Academy, Milton Road, Stoke on Trent, ST1 6LG
Actual Salary (£19,314 to £21,323)
07 Jan 2022
17 Jan 2022
Job Ref
Contract Type
Full time temporary
Working Pattern
Term time

Principal: Mr D Bishop

Required: January 2022

Student Key Worker

Temporary for 12 months in the first instance

Level 6, 37 hours per week 

Actual Salary (£19,314 - £21,323) 




 The Excel Academy is seeking to appoint an experienced key worker to join our team of highly motivated professionals who are working collaboratively to raise standards and expectations at all levels throughout Key Stages 3 and 4. The successful candidate will be proactive, positive and flexible, a great team player with excellent communication skills and will be responsible for effective intervention mentoring and providing appropriate interventions for underachieving students. They will have experience of working with challenging students in order to further raise their self-esteem, aspirations and academic performance, either on a one to one or group basis.

Our guiding principle is to ‘expect excellence’ in everything that we do. Every student is encouraged to achieve their best in the pursuit of excellence. Our strong ethos of pride and mutual respect, together with high quality teaching and learning, provides our students with the opportunities to exceed their expectations. Excel Academy’s students leave as aspiring, motivated and confident young adults.


The Academy boasts outstanding facilities, a new building and state-of-the-art learning environment. It is highly regarded in the community and is the ‘school of choice’ locally and is over-subscribed in all year groups. There is a real focus to move from being a ‘good’ academy to become ‘outstanding’. 


The Alpha Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its employees and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service along with other stringent vetting and induction processes.


If you feel that the position is of an interest, you have the right experience and skills and are ready for fresh challenges, then we would love to hear from you.  For an application form and recruitment pack please see our website,  Should you need any further information regarding your application please contact our Recruitment Team by email at


Visits to our Academy are warmly welcomed, please contact the Academy to arrange a mutually convenient appointment. 


The Alpha Academies Trust requires an application form to be completed, please note CV’s alone will not be accepted. Should you wish to apply, completed application forms should be sent to quoting the job reference number detailed above.


Closing Date for this Post: Monday 17th January 2022 at 9:00am

Interview Date: To be confirmed

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