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Motor Vehicle Tutor - Full-time - Special Needs Position

Goldwyn School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-7041-188T
  • Posted:01/05/2019
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:Sep 2019
  • App Close Date:30/05/2019 at 09:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Required for September 2019

Goldwyn Sixth Form College is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated tutor to be part of the team in Ashford. The ideal candidate will meet the high professional standards in teaching and learning in our Motor Vehicle department in order to ensure the students' knowledge, understanding and achievement is of the highest level within motor vehicle studies. 

The post holder will teach and manage learning for a range of motor vehicle courses - from entry Level to Level 2 with small groups of young learners aged 16-25 who may have profound learning difficulties including AHD and SEMH.  In addition the post holder will provide enrichment and taster courses to KS3 and KS4 students as required. 

The post holder will:      

  • Ensure high standards of students’ attainment and progress in motor vehicle studies
  • Promote high expectations and provide a safe and secure learning environment for staff and students in the vocational areas
  • Contribute to curriculum and self-development 

We cater for SEMH and work towards providing environments where students experience:

  • a sense of personal security
  • respect and being valued
  • supportive relationships
  • sharing their lives with positive adult role models
  • successful achievement boosting their self esteem
  • wide opportunities to obtain academic and/or vocational qualifications
  • a chance to develop and exercise personal responsibility and academic development

Please contact Steve Badder: steve.badder@goldwyn.kent.sch.uk if you require any further information or would like to visit the College.


Goldwyn School is committed to the highest standards in safeguarding procedures and promoting the welfare of every student and we expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

References will be taken up before interview and the successful applicant will undertake an enhanced DBS check.

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) • Goldwyn Sixth Form College, Ashford (TN23 3BT) and Folkestone (CT19 5BY)

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.