Class Teacher, Oxfordshire

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Bishopswood SchoolOxfordshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019.
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TMS/UPS, dependent upon experience, plus 1 SEN point (£2,149).
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Bishopswood School is a small successful special school, co-located on the site of three mainstream schools; the school is situated close to Reading.  Our school community is comprised of pupils and young people aged between 2 – 16 years with significant, severe or profound learning difficulties, ASD and complex learning difficulties.   

As a forward looking school we offer access to good facilities and teaching resources.  We recognise the importance of modern technology for both pupils and staff.  All teachers are provided with laptops to use.  We value our staff and are strongly committed in investing in their professional development by providing high quality training opportunities.  We support and facilitate collaborative work across the school and in partnership with other schools, such as Erasmus +.

We have a full time class teacher vacancy to work at our primary department starting in September 2019. 

We are looking for a caring, enthusiastic and energetic individual and are keen to hear from teachers in primary or secondary mainstream who are looking to move into special educational needs, as well as those currently working in special schools.  NQTs are very welcome to apply.

To find out more, please contact the school for an information pack.  Tel: 0118 972 4311 or email:  Website: School address is Grove Road, Sonning Common, RG4 9RH. 

Please see the job description and person specification for further information, using these as guidance for your application.

Visits to the school are warmly welcome; please contact the school office to make arrangements.

Deadline for applications: Thursday 21st March at 12.00 noon.

Oxfordshire County Council is an equal opportunities employer.  The school is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers share this commitment.

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More about Bishopswood School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: c/o Sonning Common Primary School, Grove Road, Sonning Common, Reading, Oxfordshire, RG4 9RH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 118 972 4311
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