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The Timberley Academy Life Learners (TALLER) programme where Year 5 and 6 pupils apply for jobs, including Spanish cooking, first aid, and fashion from recycled materials, help pupils develop cultural and moral understanding and skills for the future.- Ofsted  January 2014


At Timberley, Year 5 and 6 take part in a TALLER (Timberley Academy Life Learners) Programme three times a year for 6 weeks.  The children all have the opportunity to apply for a job they would most like to experience.  The children write letters of application to Miss Rose, letting her know the three jobs they would like to do and why.  Miss Rose allocates life skills classes to all of the children.


The jobs include:


Master Chef


First Aider




Animal Care


Soft Furnishings


Office helper


Design and Marketing


Site Maintenance


Business Enterprise




Fitness Coach




Sports Referee







Taller Programme

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