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Humanities Teacher - Full-time - Special Needs Position

Goldwyn School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-7041-176T
  • Posted:11/02/2019
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:Apr 2019
  • App Close Date:24/02/2019 at 13:00
  • Interviews:TBA

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Due to expansion, Goldwyn School, Folkestone is seeking to appoint an innovative and passionate, highly motivated and flexible Teacher to deliver Humanities to our students. The ability to teach English and Maths up to KS3 is desirable. The successful candidate will be based at our Goldwyn Folkestone site in Parkfield Road, Folkestone. 

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced teacher, to share your knowledge and skills to enable learners to express themselves in a creative way. You will need to have an innovative, flexible approach and the drive and passion to make a difference to students who are likely to have experienced little previous success within a school environment.  Goldwyn students are of mixed and high ability (NC level 3-4 on entry) and as such are capable of achieving GCSE and other Level 2 qualifications in Year 11. 

We are looking for an individual who can bring something new and exciting to our small, friendly and professional team.

Are you a teacher who…

  • Has Outstanding practice
  • Is passionate about developing a tailored curriculum for pupils in a non-mainstream setting
  • Has experience of differentiating the curriculum for SEN pupils
  • Embraces change and doesn't mind if the day differs from the plan 

If you have answered yes to the above, then this is the role for you! You will benefit from SEN allowance added to your salary, small class sizes and a very supportive Senior Leadership Team and above all, lovely students!

 

Information about the school

Goldwyn is a pioneering school that provides an exciting, high achieving and creative curriculum for students who have a "learning difference". Every child at Goldwyn is unique and it is our mission to design a learning pathway that reflects high GCSE aspirations as well as encouraging their inherent talents through music, art, languages, technology, science, sport, vocational education and much more. The Goldwyn leaders and all our staff are inspirational and committed to providing a happy, secure and stimulating school in which students enjoy their learning. We provide an education which develops the whole child academically, socially and emotionally. We focus our energies on ensuring that all children aim for excellence in their work and are able to achieve the very best that they can.

Goldwyn School is a KCC Foundation Special School for children and young people with an EHCP for SEMH needs from age 11 to 16 (provision for 16+ is delivered at Goldwyn Sixth Form College). Students who are admitted to the school have complex and wide ranging difficulties and come from a wide range of socio-economic backgrounds and a wide geographical area.

Goldwyn School is an Outstanding School for students with SEMH needs, and consists of: • Goldwyn Ashford in Great Chart, Ashford (TN23 3BT) • Goldwyn Folkestone in Parkfield Road, Folkestone (CT19 5BY) • Goldwyn Plus at Goldwyn Educational Studios in Beaver Lane, Ashford (TN23 5NX) (our alternative curriculum programme)

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01233 662177

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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.