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SEND Teacher /Tutor Ks2/Ks3 - Full-time - Special Needs Position

Cornfields School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC887-146521-59T
  • Posted:25/11/2023
  • Pay:Highly competitive
  • Start Date:New Year or by negotiation
  • App Close Date:11/12/2023 at 18:00
  • Interviews:12th and 13th December

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This is an exciting opportunity to join an established nurture-based SEN school iwhich has been judged as outstanding in all areas by Ofsted. 

We are looking for an inspirational and nurturing Teacher with a passion for SEN and a creative, innovative approach to delivering the curriculum, to join us and make an impact on the learning of our pupils. We are looking for candidates with the motivation and determination to ensure that students make progress and also to improve and boost their independence as they transition into adulthood. The ideal candidate would  have knowledge around delivering KS2 /KS3 to SEN & ASD pupils. Class sizes are around 10 pupils.

Our School educates young people who have a wide range of diagnosis including ASD, ADHD and social, emotional and mental health needs. Ideal candidates would follow pathways consisting of AQA Unit Awards, Entry Level & Functional Skills. You will be supported in your role by experienced special education leaders who will be available to offer advice and guidance. Effective CPD training and development are available through opportunities for professional development.

Do you share the same vision that every child should go to an inspiring and life changing school, have the best teaching and benefit from all services working in partnership with each other to ensure their future life chances are improved?  If so we would love to receive an application from you. 

 

Information about the school

Cornfields school in Ashford and Belle Vue School is in Cranbrook. Both are small and nurturing specialist school with a maximum of 50 and 60 pupils respectively at each school. Our schools are calm, quiet and orderly settings where pupils can be supported to develop academically and emotionally. The schools are graded outstanding.

Our vision is that every child should go to an inspiring and life changing school, have the best teaching and benefit from all services working in partnership with each other to ensure their future life chances are improved.

Excellent practice doesn't happen by chance. We invest considerably in high quality CPD for staff. For example, a number of staff recently travelled to New York to look at best practice in some of the schools in the city. We are passionate about supporting our staff so that they can bring out the best in the pupils they support.

At the core of our schools is a drive to improve life chances of children. We will go above and beyond, set high expectations and improve outcomes by working together with others.

Job Contact Information

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.