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Teacher - Term Time - Special Needs Position

Greenfields School, Biddenden

  • Ref:KCC886-6084-77T
  • Posted:20/09/2021
  • Pay:£30,599 per annum plus a SEN allowance of £2209
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:11/10/2021 at 01:00
  • Interviews:14 & 15 October 2021


Biddenden - Kent

We are looking for an experienced, passionate and resilient teacher to create and deliver individualised programmes of therapeutic education, tailored specifically to the needs of each pupil.

Able to embrace an innovative curriculum model, child-centred systems and holding high expectations, you will be an exceptional teacher who understands the challenges and rewards of working with traumatised children across Key Stages 1 - 4 based in either the Lower or Upper School specialist provisions.

Essential personal qualities include good humour, empathy, balance and robustness, in addition to a proven ability to inspire reluctant learners with complex emotional barriers.
Ideally we are looking for a qualified practitioner with strong SEN and SEMH experience/knowledge who can transfer their skills to a small specialist provision.

All applicants must have a Full Driving Licence.

Closing date: Sunday, 10 October 2021
Interviews will take place on  14/15 October 2021

Childhood First is committed to safeguarding children. We follow safer recruitment guidelines and all appointments will be subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS and references.

Information about the school

Childhood First is a leading charity in the provision of care, education and psychotherapeutic treatment for children suffering the consequences of early life trauma, deprivation and abuse.

Greenfields Therapeutic Community comprises of Greenfields House, Gables House, Oakwood House and Greenfields School and is for a small group of young people with complex emotional needs aged 5-16yrs. Greenfields School provision comprises of an Upper and Lower School across separate sites within the community.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Shazia Malik
  • Address:210 Borough High Street, London, Greater London, SE1 81JX
  • Telephone: 020 3326 4756
  • Email: SMalik@childhoodfirst.org.uk


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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.