We are seeking to appoint a committed and enthusiastic full time teacher for our Specialist Resource Centre (the Ocean) and PPA cover. Candidates must have the vision, skills, abilities and focus to further raise standards, achievement and aspirations for our pupils at Furzefield Primary School. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced special needs teacher who wishes to be part of a dedicated, friendly and supportive team.
Our Specialist Resource Centre offers places to children from Reception to Year Six who have a moderate learning difficulty and would benefit from the opportunity to access the resource centre in addition to some integrated mainstream provision.
The post is initially fixed term for two terms, starting 1st January 2018 until 31st August 2018.
The successful applicant will;
• Be an effective class teacher who is committed to teamwork and striving for high levels of achievement
• Have good communication skills and the ability to inspire and motivate pupils and colleagues
• Have the enthusiasm and commitment to make a positive impact on pupils' learning, personal development and progression
• Have experience of working with pupils with special educational needs
Furzefield is a vibrant community school in Merstham, Surrey, providing education for pupils aged 3-11 years and in November 2012 we achieved a Good Ofsted grading. We offer a creative curriculum, including Forest School, pupils who are eager to learn and staff who are friendly, supportive and committed to continuing development.
Furzefield Primary School is dedicated to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such this post is subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check and references.
The appointment will be paid on the Main Pay Scale (£24,018 - £34,934), or Upper Pay Range (£37,017 - £39,725), with an SEN Allowance.
More information on the Ocean specialist centre can be found on the school website: www.furzefield.surrey.sch.uk. Please contact the school for a tour.
For further information and application pack, please contact the School Business Manager, Mrs Sharon Morgan on 01737 642842 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 20th November 2017 – 1pm
Shortlisting: 20th November (from 2pm)
Interviews: Friday 24th November 2017