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PSHE Teacher - Full-time

Bower Grove School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-7032-313T
  • Posted:18/09/2023
  • Pay:MPS + SEN Allowance depending on experience
  • Start Date:January 2024
  • App Close Date:09/10/2023 at 08:00
  • Interviews:16th October 2023


PSHE Subject Lead

Bower Grove are seeking to appoint a Personal Development (PSHE) & Careers Subject Lead teacher and warmly welcome applications from teachers who are; passionate about preparing young people so that they can play a full and active role in society and have the resilience and character to make the right choices to enjoy the fulfilling life they deserve.  You will need to share this passion with pupils to excite and inspire them, whilst supporting pupils to negotiate the challenges and opportunities of an increasingly complex world; understanding the wonderful opportunities available, but also how to manage the challenges and mitigate risk.

The post offers an outstanding opportunity for continuous personal and professional development for a highly motivated and ambitious teacher looking for career advancement. 

 The successful candidate will:

  • Possess strong subject knowledge in PSHE and be abreast of the current legislation and guidance
  • Be part of a forward-thinking department
  • Be part of our year 11 college carousel as part of the curriculum; attending and sharing post 16 experiences and opportunities.
  • Being able to initiate annual charity events and encouraging our pupils to be involved in organisations helping them to develop their life skills and becoming young citizens.
  • Be a team player and have the ability to be flexible
  • Be a reflective practitioner  
  • Be able to monitor and gain regular student feedback on PSHE curriculum and teaching
  • Have Qualified Teacher Status
  • Possess recent, relevant teaching experience

Bower Grove is a modern, well-equipped school providing a highly personalised and structured curriculum. We have 12 pupils in a class with learning support assistants to support. We offer a unique teaching and learning environment, committed staff and excellent career development opportunities.  The school caters for pupils with social, emotional and mental health difficulties (SEMH) and autism spectrum conditions.  Come and join a great staff team.


 The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.   The post is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure Check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.



Information about the school

Bower Grove is a Foundation Day Special School for statemented pupils with learning and social, emotional and mental health difficulties (SEMH) including social communication difficulties and anxiety. We offer a unique teaching and learning environment and committed staff and pupils.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01622 725025


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.