KS3 Teacher - Full-time - Special Needs Position

Recruiter
GOLDWYN SCHOOL
Location
Great Chart
Salary
MPS / UPS
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Expires
13 Sep 2017
Start Date: Immediate Experienced Teacher required for September 2017 Pay MPS / UPS – subject to experience Goldwyn School (Folkestone) is seeking to appoint an innovative and passionate Teacher capable of teaching core subjects across KS3 & 4 to students with complex SEMH needs. This post offers a unique opportunity to make a difference to students who are likely to have experienced little previous success within a school environment. Goldwyn Students are of mixed and high ability (NC level 3-4 on entry) and as such are capable of achieving GCSE and other Level 2 qualifications in Year 11. Essential aspects of the role will be the ongoing development of the KS3 and KS4 integrated nurture curriculum and experience of assessment of Social and Emotional development of students. This unique opportunity also incorporates the further development of Goldwyn Sixth form College and the opportunity to contribute towards the 6th form curriculum. An experience of or interest in teaching Life-skills, Employability skills would be most suitable. Goldwyn School is looking for a professional with suitable experience, expertise, drive and passion to be a part of a new team working together within an exciting new development at Goldwyn’s Folkestone site. For an informal chat regarding this position, please contact Charlotte Rosslyn Vice-Principal 01233 622958. Please apply via the button below. Goldwyn School was judged to be outstanding in all categories during its most recent Ofsted Inspection in June 2014. Goldwyn School is committed to the highest standards in safeguarding procedures. The successful candidate will be subject to appropriate DBS checks. Goldwyn school is an equal opportunities employer. The successful candidate will:- Be a qualified teacher. Have a knowledge of working with children with SEMH. Have a willingness to work as part of a team, working flexibly within a range of different roles as required. Have a proven commitment and enthusiasm to providing bespoke learning experiences to troubled children. A proven ability to meet deadlines and work comfortably in this challenging and demanding environment. Have knowledge of the latest developments within the new National Curriculum and examination syllabi. Be able to deliver literacy, numeracy and Science to KS3 & 4. Be experienced in delivering accredited courses from Entry level 3 to GCSE. Have an understanding of Nurture Principles within the classroom. Demonstrate a commitment to their own professional development by keeping up to date with new initiatives and their use within curriculum design and subject delivery. The deadline for applications is Friday 8th September and interviews will be held on Tuesday 11th September. Information about the school The Goldwyn Education Group consists of: Goldwyn School in Great Chart, Ashford Goldwyn-Brook in Parkfield Road, Folkestone Goldwyn College in Norfolk Drive, Ashford Goldwyn Plus at Goldwyn Educational Studios in Beaver Lane, Ashford our alternative curriculum programme. We cater for BESD students aged 11-16 years old and work towards providing environments where students experience: a sense of personal security respect and being valued supportive relationships sharing their lives with positive adult role models successful achievement boosting their self esteem wide opportunities to obtain academic and/or vocational qualifications chance to develop and exercise personal responsibility Our aim is to reverse patterns of failure and ultimately encourage students to be the best that they can be. 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. KTJ1