Oaklands is a thriving special school based in Isleworth and serving the London Borough of Hounslow. Oaklands pupils aged 11 – 19, have severe learning difficulties, profound and multiple difficulties and autism.
Oaklands is at an exciting point in its development; we are currently working towards expansion and full school relocation to a purpose built new school in Hounslow for September 2018. Once full, Oaklands will operate on two sites, will a primary school on a separate site. A specialist independent College will operate on our Secondary Site.
We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic member of staff with good team working skills to work 1:1 with one of our sixth form students. We are particularly interested in recruiting people who have previous experience of working with young people who have special needs. The student in question has a physical disability. Applicants must be physically fit and willing to undertake personal care including toileting and feeding.
This position is advertised as a fixed term contract in line with agreed funding for the pupil.
Oaklands is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and anyone applying to work at the school is expected to share this commitment. This position is subject to a satisfactory fully enhanced DBS check and references being received. All positions are subject to the satisfactory completion of a 26 working week probation period.
Details of this post and an application pack are available on the school’s website: www.oaklands.hounslow.sch.uk
Visits to the school are welcome. Please contact Lindsey Banks for an appointment on 0208 560 3569.
To apply, please complete and email the application form to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please ensure that you explain clearly in your application how you meet the person specification. CV’s will not be accepted.
Interview Date: 6th September 2017
Pay Scale: SC4 Hounslow Pay Scale (point 18 to point 21)
Actual Salary: £14629 - £16147
Contract Type: Fixed term until 31st August 2018
Hours of work: 31 hours per week, 39 weeks a year, term time only
Monday 8.45am – 4.30pm
Tuesday – Friday 8.45am – 3.30pm