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Full-Time SEN Music Teacher - Full-time - Special Needs Position

Oakley School, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-7070-103T
  • Posted:19/11/2021
  • Pay:Current range + SEN Allowance
  • Start Date:As soon as available.
  • App Close Date:03/12/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Friday, 10th December 2021

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Our Mission: Children and Young People at the heart of all we do.

Our Ethos: Work Hard, Be Kind, Have Fun, Stay Safe

Oakley School is the Tunbridge Wells District Special School for day pupils, aged from 3 to 19 years, all of whom have profound, severe and complex needs.

We are seeking a teacher who has a passion for music and can develop this exciting new position. Candidates will be qualified teachers, ideally primary trained with SEND experience, but we would provide extensive training for the right candidate.

The successful candidate will have excellent classroom practice, enjoy team working and be willing to undertake further professional development/training.  We require someone with a positive attitude, drive and enthusiasm, with a strong commitment to inclusive principles, supporting our ethos of providing a safe and positive environment for all our children and young people, enabling them to reach their full potential and develop their skills for life and independence.

Visits to meet us are both encouraged and welcomed, please contact Sandra Wisdom, School Business Manager by e-mailing swisdom@oakley.kent.sch.uk to arrange a visit.

As well as membership of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme, benefits include free car parking and access to the Kent Rewards scheme.

If you are interested in a role with us please look at our website for further information and how to apply:  www.oakleyschool.co.uk  or email recruitment@oakley.kent.sch.uk  Please note that we cannot accept CVs.

Oakley School is committed to safeguarding children and young people, a commitment we expect all staff to share and uphold.

Information about the school

Oakley School is the Tunbridge Wells District Special School for day pupils, aged from 3 to 19 years, with a specialist Observation and Assessment Nursery for 3-5 years. All our children and young people have profound, severe/complex needs and communication and learning difficulties.

We have a site in Tonbridge which caters for our Phase 4 (16+) students and a site in Tunbridge Wells which caters for children and young people from the age of 3 to 16. We also have a satellite provision at Skinners' Kent Primary School. Our one-day Section 8 OFSTED inspection in March 2019 reaffirmed us as 'Good'. We aspire to be outstanding in all that we do.

Job Contact Information

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).