Job Coach/Work ExperienceCoordinator, Isleworth

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Oaklands SchoolIsleworth

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Start date: as soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £21809 to £23159 per annum
Contract term: Fixed Term

Fixed term contract until 31st August 2018  

Oaklands is a thriving special school based in Isleworth and serving the London Borough of Hounslow. Oaklands pupils aged 11 – 19, have severe learning difficulties, profound and multiple difficulties and autism.   

Oaklands is at an exciting point in its development; we are currently working towards expansion and full school relocation to a purpose built new school in Hounslow for September 2018. The schools will be based on two sites and will consist of a new primary school (New Oaks) opening in Sep 2019, along with the current secondary school (High Oaks) and an independent post 19 college (Great Oaks) opening September 2018.  

We are seeking to recruit an experienced job coach with excellent skills liaising with employers. You are required to support the development of our vocational curriculum by arranging work experience opportunities for our students in the 16-19 age range. This is a fixed term position until 31st August 2018.   

Oaklands is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and anyone applying to work at the school is expected to share this commitment. This position is subject to a satisfactory fully enhanced DBS check and references being received. 

All positions are subject to the satisfactory completion of a 26 working week probation period.  Details of this post and an application pack are available on the school’s website:    

Visits to the school are welcome. Please contact Lindsey Banks for an appointment on 0208 560 3569.  To apply, please complete and email the application form to  

Please ensure that you explain clearly in your application how you meet the person specification.   

CV’s will not be accepted.  

Closing Date: 3rd January 2018 at 9am  

Start Date: as soon as possible 

 Interview Date: To be confirmed  

Pay Scale:         Hounslow scale 6 point 26 to point 28  

Actual Salary:         £21809 to £23159 per annum  

Contract Type:         Fixed term until 31st August 2018, term time only  

Hours of work:      36 per week - times can be negotiated but you will be required to work the core hours of 8.45am to 3.30pm Monday to Friday

Part time hours would be considered for the right candidate

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More about Oaklands School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Woodlands Road, Isleworth, Middlesex, TW7 6JZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8560 3569
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