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Design and Technology/Multiskills Teacher - Part-time - Special Needs Position

Meadows School, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-7011-25T
  • Posted:22/09/2021
  • Pay:MPS/UPS plus SEN allowance
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:03/10/2021 at 23:45
  • Interviews:w/c 18/10/2021

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Design & Technology/Multi-Skills Teacher

Part-time 2x days per week

(Monday & Tuesday OR Thursday and Friday)

 Salary Scale – Main/Upper Teaching Scale plus SEN allowance

 Start date: As soon as possible

 

Meadows School is a successful non-maintained day special school (for students aged 7-19) run by Barnardo’s, providing education for pupils with Social Emotional and Mental Health difficulties; Autistic Spectrum Conditions, Speech and Language difficulties and associated learning difficulties.

 

We are looking to recruit a part-time teacher, who is able to teach Design and Technology and Multi-Skills across the school; someone who is able to adopt a flexible and solution focussed approach in teaching both challenging and vulnerable students. It is imperative that you have the passion for making a difference to the education and lives of the young people within the school and in building positive and supportive relationships. You should be a team player, resilient and motivated by challenge and have the ability to think creatively. You will need to be willing to work to Barnardo’s Basis and Values.

You will need to be an inspiring practitioner, who is able to deliver a differentiated curriculum to students who are disengaged, with depressed literacy and numeracy skills and low self-esteem. You would need to be mentally and physically resilient and able to conduct TCI (Therapeutic Crisis Intervention) holds and physical restraints, once fully trained. You will work within a dedicated team, where a proactive and flexible approach is required. The maximum number of students on roll is 100, split over 4 key-stages.

 

Benefits of working for Meadows School;

  • Small class sizes with high staff: student ratios
  • Flexibility in curriculum design to meet students’ need
  • Extensive CPD opportunities and in-house training programmes
  • Free school lunches
  • Free on-site parking
  • Discretionary sick pay scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme (health and wellbeing)
  • Staff Benefits platform

 

For further information on Meadows School in the first instance please consult the school website at: www.meadowsschool.org.uk or contact Katie Bain the Head of Education on 01892 529144. Visits to the school are encouraged.

Information about the school

Meadows School is a successful non-maintained day special school (7–19) incorporating an off-site primary campus run by Barnardo's. The school provides education for students with Social, Emotional and Mental Health difficulties; Autistic Spectrum Conditions, Speech and Language difficulties and associated learning difficulties. Students all have Education, Health and Care Plans (EHCPs) or are in the process of obtaining one. We offer placements on a 38 week Monday-Friday basis. Meadows School provides education and care for up to 100 students. The main campus is a 19 acre site with a large purpose-built school building, a gym block and post-16 provision. There are 8 classroom bases and several subject-based rooms including; science lab, IT suite and Food Technology area. The primary campus is in Tunbridge Wells and caters for KS2 students. Currently some 80 staff are employed across the school.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Rachel Hyden
  • Address:Meadows School, London Road, Southborough, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4 0RJ
  • Telephone: 01892 529144
  • Email: rachel.hyden@barnardos.org.uk

Fax: 01892 527787

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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.