ASD Teacher, Sutton

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Sherwood Park SchoolSutton

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS & 1 SEN point
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Sherwood Park is an extremely popular special school for pupils with severe/ profound and complex learning difficulties and/or disabilities (SLD/PMLD) and those on the autism spectrum (ASD) who have complex needs.

We are seeking an enthusiastic, inspirational and highly motivated teacher with experience of ASD for a permanent post at our Sherwood Hill campus.

Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate high aspirations for all pupils, a commitment to raising standards and the creativity to find innovative ways to enhance and enrich the learning experience for all students. Class sizes are small and candidates will be asked to demonstrate skills and experience in leading a class team of support staff. The curriculum is designed to be highly personalised for each student and the successful candidate will demonstrate how they will reflect this in their planning, teaching and deployment of their staff team.

At Sherwood Park we offer:

  • A supportive, safe and nurturing environment with learning for everyone at its centre
  • Excellent leadership support, professional development and guidance
  • Support from a dynamic and highly effective multi-therapy team
  • “Excellent curriculum and highly resourced school” (Ofsted, October 2013)

For an overview of life at our school you can watch our video on our website.

Visits to the School are encouraged and warmly welcomed. For further information or to arrange a visit please contact the HR Officer, Rachael Felberg at the School.

Closing date for application: Monday 30th April 2018
Interview date: Week commencing Tuesday 8th May 2018

References for shortlisted candidates will be taken up prior to interview.

Please complete the attached application form. CVs will not be considered.

To apply please download Application Form and send to Rachael Felberg at

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More about Sherwood Park School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Sherwood Park Campus, Streeters Lane, Wallington, Surrey, SM6 7NP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8773 9930
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