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Maths Teacher - Term Time - Special Needs Position

West Heath School, Sevenoaks

  • Ref:KCC886-6079-64T
  • Posted:06/05/2020
  • Pay:MPS (Fringe)
  • Start Date:1st September 2020
  • App Close Date:29/05/2020 at 16:00
  • Interviews:TBC


We require a dynamic, motivated, pro-active and well-organised individual to join a well-established team delivering the maths curriculum to students with a wide range of social, emotional or mental health needs.   The successful candidate will have a direct impact on pupils’ lives, raising aspirations and improving opportunities for our young people.

The role will be demanding and challenging, but rewarding. A sound knowledge of relevant current GCSE and Functional Skills specifications is essential. Knowledge of SEN strategies and programmes for special educational provision is desirable. The position will see you as part of a core subject team as well as a pastoral form tutor.

All of our learners have EHCP’s and as a school we are proud to promote the development of life skills and social development as equal to academic achievement. West Heath School work towards the end goal of helping students re-integrate into mainstream learning and preparation for adulthood.

Key Requirements

  • Full driving licence and use of own vehicle
  • Qualified Teacher Status
  • To be able to implement and deliver appropriate differentiated and personalised learning
  • Delivery of a subject specialism
  • Excellent team work skills, with a flexible, engaging and adaptable approach
  • Proactive, creative and innovative
  • Emotionally robust and resilient


  • Free lunch and refreshments as well as free parking onsite
  • Regular mentoring and coaching
  • Regular training from internal and external experts
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Pension scheme
  • Discounted venue hire for parties/weddings

Information about the school


Ashgrove Road, Sevenoaks, Kent TN13 1SR

“Rebuilding lives through education”

OFSTED outstanding November 2019

West Heath School is an Independent SEN residential school with charity status. We provide a therapeutically informed learning environment for children aged 10-19 who have suffered some form of trauma and are unable to access main stream education. We believe in “rebuilding lives through education”, developing life skills and encouraging students to enjoy social activities .

“A fun place to work where social development is valued as much as education”

“The support you receive from the moment you arrive at West Heath School is excellent…”

“Two days are never the same at West Heath School and this certainly keeps you on your toes!”

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Becky Finch
  • Address:West Heath , Ashgrove Road, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN13 1SR
  • Telephone: 01732 460 553
  • Email: hr@westheathschool.com


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.