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Full-Time Early Years SEN Teacher - Full-time - Special Needs Position

Oakley School, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-7070-69T
  • Posted:26/11/2018
  • Pay:Current range + SEN Allowance
  • Start Date:Jan 2019
  • App Close Date:10/12/2018 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Monday, 17th December 2018


We are seeking an outstanding full-time Teacher to join our vibrant, friendly, positive and forward-looking Early Years Team.  Candidates will ideally be qualified teachers, Early Years/primary trained with SEND experience, but we would provide extensive training for the right candidate.

The successful candidate will have excellent classroom practice, enjoy team working and be willing to undertake further professional development/training.  We require someone with a positive attitude, drive and enthusiasm, with a strong commitment to inclusive principles, supporting our ethos of providing a safe and positive environment for all our children and young people, enabling them to reach their full potential and develop their skills for life and independence.

Visits to meet us are both encouraged and welcomed, please contact Sandra Wisdom, School Business Manager by e-mailing swisdom@oakley.kent.sch.uk to arrange a visit.

As well as membership of the Teachers' Pension Scheme, benefits include free car parking, continous professional development and access to the Kent Rewards Scheme.

If you are interested in this role please look at our website for further infomration and how to apply: www.oakleyschool.co.uk or e-mail office@oakley.kent.sch.uk  Please note that we cannot accept CVs.


Oakley School is committed to safeguarding children and young people, a commitment we expect all staff to share and uphold.

Information about the school

Oakley School is the Tunbridge Wells district co-educational, Special School for day pupils, aged from 2 to 18 years, all of whom have severe/complex needs and communication and learning difficulties.

We have a site in Tonbridge which caters for our Further Education (16+) students and a site in Tunbridge Wells which caters for children and young people from the age of 2 to 16. We also have a satellite provision at Skinners' Kent Primary School. Our one-day Section 8 OFSTED inspection in March 2019 reaffirmed us as 'Good', we aspire to be outstanding in all that we do.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Sandra Wisdom
  • Address:Pembury Road, Tunbridge Wells , Kent, TN2 4NE
  • Telephone: (01892) 823096
  • Email: office@oakley.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01892) 823836

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.