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Learning Mentor @ Partnerships - Full-time - Special Needs Position

Grange Park School, Wrotham

  • Ref:KCC886-7052-145S
  • Posted:23/01/2019
  • Pay:Kent Range 3 + SENA
  • Start Date:Apr 2019
  • App Close Date:18/02/2019 at 12:30
  • Interviews:28th February 2019

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Would you like to join a school at an exciting time in its development? Are you pupil focused and committed to making a difference? If so then we are the school for the next stage of your career.

Currently judged as “good” by Ofsted, we are ambitious and are well placed to becoming outstanding. We are committed to providing our pupils with the best possible learning opportunities and supporting them in their development.

Grange Park is part of KSENT a collaboration of 24 special schools in Kent. This includes CLASS the Collaborative Learning Alliance.  This creates numerous training and development opportunities, shared working practices and career progression.  

We are looking to appoint a flexible, organised and enthusiastic Learning Mentor, with excellent interpersonal and communication skills to work at our partnership unit at Grange Park School @ Mid Kent College, Mid Kent College, Medway Campus, Medway Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 1FN

Initially this contract is fixed term, from April 2019 until August 2020, but this could be extended.

Term time + 5 INSET days + 10 additional days, 37 hours per week.  Kent Range 3 plus a Special Needs Allowance of £1,257 per annum.

The school offers comprehensive training in ASC, exceptional CPD support and development opportunities through our Co-operative Trust of SEN schools.

A full job description and person specification is attached.

Grange Park School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure application to the Criminal Records Bureau and ISA Registration, plus verification of the right to work in the UK.

All references will be taken up before interview.

Grange Park School is committed to the positive promotion of equal opportunities for all.

 

Information about the school

Grange Park School in Wrotham is a day special school committed to making a difference for 114 pupils aged between 11 and 19 who have an Autism Spectrum Condition and associated learning difficulties.

The school is at an exciting time of expansion and in September 2019 we will be opening a primary provision in Stansted village, situated 4 miles from the main school site. This new primary site will accommodate 36 pupils in Key Stage 2, aged between 9-11 years.

Class sizes at the Wrotham site are between 11-12 pupils with a teacher and 2 learning mentors.

At the Partnership colleges learning mentors are supporting individual students or small groups of students aged 16-19 years in the college tutor groups / classrooms and out in the community.

The school offers comprehensive training in autism, exceptional CPD support and development opportunities through our Co-operative Trust of SEN schools.

Currently judged as “Good” by Ofsted, the school is very well placed to becoming Outstanding and is oversubscribed.

Grange Park School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure application to the Criminal Records Bureau and ISA Registration, plus verification of the right to work in the UK.

All references will be taken up before interview.

Grange Park School is committed to the positive promotion of equal opportunities for all.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01732) 882111

Documents

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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.