Learning Support Specialist Teacher, Kensington and Chelsea

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Wetherby School - Pre-PreparatoryKensington and Chelsea

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Wetherby School are looking for a career minded and enthusiastic learning support specialist teacher to join our learning support team from September 2018. This is an exciting opportunity for a qualified, imaginative and driven specialist teacher who works with equal efficacy independently and as part of a team. Applicants will join an innovative, forward-thinking and committed learning support team.   

Experience of Key Stage 1 or 2 is essential as is a qualification in OCR Level 5 or equivalent, experience teaching SEN pupils 1:1 is preferable.     

Wetherby School is a non-selective Independent boys’ school (ages 2 ½ - 8) in Notting Hill with 360 boys. It is heavily oversubscribed and is extremely successful in securing pupils’ entry into the Preparatory School of their choice as well as supporting those with additional learning needs. It is part of the Alpha Plus Group of schools, which is one of the country's leading educational groups.  

Wetherby School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The protection of our students’ welfare is the responsibility of all Wetherby staff and individuals are expected to conduct themselves in a way that reflects the principles of our organisation. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) clearance along with other relevant pre-employment checks. References will be taken up and carefully checked. 

The Alpha Plus Group has its own salary scale, which is above the Central London Maintained Scale. A salary at the appropriate point on the Teachers’ scale will be offered to the successful candidate and will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

 Please apply in confidence by completing the online application form and equal opportunities monitoring form found on the Alpha Plus Group careers page. Also available on the careers page is the Job Description. 

Only those candidates who have been shortlisted will be responded to. Closing date for applications is Monday 19th February. Interviews will take place in the week beginning Monday 26th February.

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More about Wetherby School - Pre-Preparatory
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 2 - 8 years
Address: 11 Pembridge Square, London, W2 4ED, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 77279581
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Wetherby School is based in Kensington and Chelsea, London. The independent pre-preparatory school admits boys aged 2-8. There are currently around 240 boys enrolled in the school, which occupies a listed townhouse. Scholarships are available to pros...