Teacher, Robertsbridge, East Sussex

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Mountfield Heath SchoolRobertsbridge, East Sussex

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Start date: This position is due to commence Easter 2019 (subject to approved reference/DBS checks) An earlier start can be available.
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Contract term: Permanent

We are looking for a Teacher to help start up and grow a new independent special educational needs provision for 42 pupils aged 5-12.Located in Robertsbridge, East Sussex. 

As a teacher, this is a truly unique and exciting opportunity to help shape a brand new school and help create a truly exceptional learning environment, to support and develop our pupils. You will have the opportunity to create and tailor the curriculum as well as access high quality CPD to help pursue your own personal goals.

About the Role

Mountfield Heath School will cater for children aged 5 -12 and aims to achieve an occupancy of 42 pupils. You will be responsible for planning and delivering subjects across the curriculum. Differentiation and individualised learning strategies are vital skills required to meet the needs of all our pupils who will have had varying degrees of success in their educational lives. Our aim is to change young people’s lives and we will always provide our pupils with the best possible opportunities to succeed beyond Mountfield Heath School. 

Who we are looking for?

Just as important as academic achievement is the social & emotional development of our pupils. We want our pupils to be successful citizens and positively contribute to their local communities, it will therefore be imperative to provide opportunities to advance these skills. Along with this, the use of personalised curriculum and positive reinforcement will underpin your everyday practice.

This can be a challenging environment and therefore, determination and resiliency are key characteristics for the post. We are seeking an experienced teacher with an understanding of SEMH and ASD, allowing the successful candidate to immediately form positive relationships and adapt to the needs of the pupils. However, we invest heavily in teacher development and want staff who endeavour to achieve more.

If you are passionate about this truly unique and rewarding sector and have the energy, drive and desire to motivate our pupils and ensure they achieve the best possible outcomes, then we welcome your application.

This position is due to commence Easter 2019 (subject to approved reference/DBS checks) An earlier start can be available.  Applications are invited online through the Acorn Care and Education website www.acorncare.co.uk If you have any further queries regarding how to apply please email recruitment@acorncare.co.uk or phone 01240 556360

Acorn Care and Education are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All successful applicants will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Check

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More about Mountfield Heath School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 11 years
Address: Vinehall Road, Johns Cross, Robertsbridge, East Sussex, TN32 5JN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1204 558038
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Welcome to Mountfield Heath School   

Mountfield Heath School is a new Acorn Care and Education special educational needs school opening in late 2018. This will be a nurturing and therapeutic environment for initially 28 primary school pupi...