Learning Support Teacher, Buckinghamshire

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Swanbourne House SchoolBuckinghamshire

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Start date: October or November 2017
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are recruiting for a part-time Learning Support Teacher at Swanbourne House, Buckinghamshire for two days a week with hours between 8.30am and 4.40pm.

Swanbourne House is a friendly, family orientated preparatory school with strong boarding, positioned in the beautiful Buckinghamshire countryside. Children aged 3 to 13 come to us from the surrounding area and some from further afield.  We prepare our children for entry into leading independent senior schools locally and nationally.

Academic excellence is nurtured within a caring family environment. The successful candidate will need to be a team player with a flexible approach, working with senior staff, classroom teachers in Pre-Prep and Prep and the Learning Support team of two other specialist SEN teachers.

Terms of Service:

Start Date. October or November 2017.

Salary. This 0.4 position will be paid per the School’s own teacher pay scales depending on experience 

Contract Type. Part-time

Contract Term. One year fixed term


Information. The Teacher’s Application Form, Candidate Pack, Job Description and Person Specification are attached.

Completed Application Forms. Your completed Application Form and Covering Letter should reach the School as soon as possible.

· Applications should be addressed to Mr S Hitchings, Headmaster, Swanbourne House School, Swanbourne, Near Milton Keynes, MK17 0HZ.

· Any queries please contact Mrs K Hawes, on 01296 720264 or email personnel@swanbourne.org

Acknowledgement. If you wish the safe receipt of your application to be acknowledged, then please enclose a stamped addressed envelope. 

Interviews. Interviews will be conducted as suitable applications are received.

Swanbourne House School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. Appointment is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check for regulated activity. The supplied references will be taken up and the School may approach previous employers to verify particular experience or qualifications.  The successful candidate will need to complete a medical questionnaire. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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More about Swanbourne House School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 13 years
Address: Swanbourne, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK17 0HZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1296 720264
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