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Teacher Of English And History - Full-time - Special Needs Position

Goldwyn School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-7041-214T
  • Posted:15/05/2020
  • Pay:MPS/UPS plus SENA
  • Start Date:September 2020
  • App Close Date:05/06/2020 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC

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Goldwyn School is seeking to appoint an innovative, highly motivated and flexible Teacher to deliver English and History to KS3/KS4 students in our Outstanding Special School.  

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced teacher with a range of skills and subject knowledge with 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 and as such are capable of achieving GCSE and other Level 2 qualifications in Year 11.

We are looking for someone to bring something new and exciting to our small and professional team.

Are you a teacher who…

  • has Outstanding practice
  • is passionate about developing a tailored curriculum for students in a non-mainstream setting
  • has experience of differentiating the curriculum for SEN students
  • 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!

In return we can offer:

  • SEN allowance added to your salary
  • small class sizes that create the opportunity to build strong relationships with students
  • excellent resources
  • a well-established induction programme
  • opportunities for professional development
  • a supportive working environment

We welcome qualified teachers at any stage of their career, from mainstream or special education as well as newly qualified teachers.

You are welcome to visit at your earliest opportunity - please contact Charlotte Lewis, Principal: charlotte.lewis@goldwyn.kent.sch.uk 

Closing Date:    Friday 15 May 2020         

Applications will be considered in the order in which they are received. Goldwyn School reserves the right to interview at any point during the recruitment process and early applications are encouraged. 

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 may 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 18. 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 in Beaver Lane, Ashford (TN23 5NX) (our alternative curriculum programme) • Goldwyn Sixth Form, in Leacon Road,Ashford (TN23 4FB)

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.