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Ks1/2 Class Teacher - Full-time

Bower Grove School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-7032-202T
  • Posted:19/05/2020
  • Pay:MPS/UPS + SEN Allowance depending on experience
  • Start Date:September 2020
  • App Close Date:05/06/2020 at 09:15
  • Interviews:9 June 2020

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Are you the very special teacher we need for our pupils? Would you like to teach a small class with a team of highly experienced support staff?   Do you believe in a holistic approach to the whole child?  

We are seeking to appoint a Key Stage 1/2 teacher in September. The successful candidate will be joining a lively, enthusiastic and supportive team with many opportunities for continuing professional development. 

We are looking for a caring and and creative teacher who is an excellent classroom practitioner, ideally with experience of KS1/2. You must be resourceful, flexible, positive and motivated with a good sense of humour.  You will share our belief that all pupils can achieve and be successful.  You will have the ability to organise, inspire and motivate young people with special educational needs and social, emotional and mental health difficulties. 

Bower Grove is a modern, well-equipped school providing a highly personalised and structured curriculum. We have 12 pupils in a class with three learning support assistants. We offer a unique teaching and learning environment, committed staff and excellent career development opportunities.  The school caters for pupils with social, emotional and mental health difficulties (SEMH) and autism spectrum conditions.  Come and join a great staff team.

If you:

  • Believe learning should be fun.
  • Have a good understanding of the primary curriculum.
  • Can plan lessons creatively for pupils who require personalised learning.
  • Can teach Life Skills and Independence Skills
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Have some experience and enthusiasm for working with pupils with social communication difficulties and Autism/Learning difficulties, or a desire to learn.
  • Have excellent classroom and behaviour management skills.
  • Have strong emotional resilience.
  • Have empathy and understanding towards young people.

Then please telephone to discuss the post. We can offer Zoom, Facetime or Microsoft Teams discussions.

 

NQT are welcome to apply as we offer a supportive programme for Newly Qualified Teachers.

 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.   The post is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure Check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

 

 

Information about the school

Bower Grove is a Foundation Day Special School for statemented pupils with learning and social, emotional and mental health difficulties (SEMH) including social communication difficulties and anxiety. We offer a unique teaching and learning environment and committed staff and pupils.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01622 725025

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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.