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SRP Teacher - Autism Specialist - Full-time

Thistle Hill Academy, Sheerness

  • Ref:KCC886-2034-109T
  • Posted:24/09/2021
  • Pay:MPS + SEN allowance
  • Start Date:ASAP or Jan 2022
  • App Close Date:06/10/2021 at 10:00
  • Interviews:15th Oct - subject to references being returned

Advert

Thistle Hill Academy are looking to appoint an experienced Teacher to work in our Specialist Resourced Provision. We are looking for an enthusiastic, highly motivated and outstanding teacher, with experience of working with children with Autism.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced teacher who wants to make a difference and be part of an inspirational and creative team working within Specialist Resourced Provisions based at Thistle Hill Academy.

In the SRP we aim to equip pupils with the skills that they require to reintergrate successfully in a mainstream class. The teacher will work closely with the SENCO and outside agencies to ensure the most effective provision for each individual child.

In addition to the day to day running and organisation of the SRP, the teacher will have responsibility for leading on Annual Review meetings and statutory EHCP paperwork.

The successful candidate will:

•Have an understanding of the key features of nurture groups.
•Have QTS and several years of teaching experience either in mainstream or special schools.
•Have experience of teaching children with additional needs such as ADHD and attachment disorders.
•Hold a post graduate ASD qualification or be willing to undertake one (fully supported by the Trust).
•Be skilled in the planning and delivery of evidence based interventions for a range of ASD needs.

Please note this position is not suitable for an NQT. 

Visits to the school encouraged. Please telephone 01795 899119 to arrange a date and time. 

Please visit our website and Facebook pages to see what life is like at Thistle Hill Academy!

Information about the school

Thistle Hill Academy is a Primary School in Minster on the Isle of Sheppey. The school opened in 2015 and has been under the leadership of The Stour Academy Trust since 2017.

Being part of a Trust provides the opportunity to work in a collaborative model. Thistle Hill is part of the Swale Hub of the Trust, joining two further Swale schools, Richmond Academy and Lansdowne Primary School. All Academies in the Trust share the same core values and ethos; raise standards and address under performance whilst making sure that the children are at the heart of every decision. Through the effective use of Hubs, the is able to "support staff well to continually develop their practice".

The Trust’s aim and ambition is to create a network of outstanding schools that thrive through collaboration and interaction.

We can offer all successful applicants: • Opportunity to move to other schools within the Trust • Full induction process • Ever evolving work-life balance package • Support from a network of experienced staff • Excellent career development opportunities

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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.