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Oakley College, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-7071-4T
  • Posted:15/03/2019
  • Pay:£26,000 to £36,000 per annum (pro rata)
  • Start Date:Sep 2019
  • App Close Date:27/03/2019 at 17:00
  • Interviews:Monday, 1st April 2019

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We are now expanding and seek two additional, outstanding Teachers/Tutors to join our vibrant, friendly, positive and forward-looking team, working four days per week, from September 2019.  This is an excellent opportunity to be fully involved with this much needed provision that is anticipated to expand and develop significantly over the next five years.

The successful candidates will have an excellent track record of teaching and/or instruction and/or coaching of young people, with clear evidence of students' success, together with evidence of successfully working with others to promote life opportunities for young people. You must enjoy team working and be willing to undertake further professional development/training. We require candidates with a positive attitude, drive and enthusiasm, a strong commitment to inclusive principles and who support our ethos of providing a safe, positive and aspirational environment for all our young people, enabling them to reach their full potential and develop their skills for life, independence and/or employability.

Visits to meet us are both encouraged and welcomed, please contact Sandra Wisdom, Company Secretary by e-mailing sandra.wisdom@oakley.ac.uk

If you are interested in applying, please complete the application form and e-mail it to sandra.wisdom@oakley.ac.uk or post it to Oakley College, Waveney Road, Tonbridge, Kent TN10 3JU, marked for Sandra’s attention.  Please note that we are unable to accept CVs.

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

Information about the school

Oakley College is an exciting new development in the Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells district, which opened in September 2018 and is already proving successful.

Oakley College offers three learning pathways to meet students’ needs:

  1. A programme of study and work-related learning and experience that will lead to further vocational training, internships/ apprenticeships and employment.

  2. A vocational programme providing a further 1, 2 or 3 years for young adults to continue to develop their personal and social development also independent living skills so that they can contribute to society in a number of ways and live an independent or semi-independent life.

  3. A personal development programme providing a further 1, 2 or 3 years for young adults to continue to develop their personal development and independent living skills so that they can contribute to society in a number of ways and live an independent or semi-independent life in a supported environment.

Oakley College provision arises out of, but is different to, Oakley School – the District Special School for Tunbridge Wells & the surrounding areas. College students have diverse needs and come from a range of socio-economic backgrounds; with around 30% eligible for Free School Meals. Places at Oakley College are currently commissioned by Kent County Council and East Sussex County Council.

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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.