Learning Support Teacher (Maternity Cover), Oxfordshire

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Dragon SchoolOxfordshire

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Start date: 01/09/2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Dependent upon experience
Contract term: Maternity Cover

Learning Support Teacher

Maternity Cover - 3 days per week

From 01 September 2019

The Learning Support Department plays an important and integrated role in support of all learning in the school.  We are seeking well-qualified, enthusiastic and creative teachers of children with specific learning difficulties who would be willing to help develop this dynamic department. This post is to cover a colleague’s maternity leave.

The Dragon School was founded in 1877 to educate the sons of dons.  From these modest beginnings the School has grown to be an internationally renowned independent day and boarding preparatory school for over 600 boys and girls aged 8 to 13.  In September 1995 the School (which has charitable status) opened a pre-prep on the Woodstock Road for about 200 more children aged 4 to 7.

The staff of over 300 full and part time individuals includes 120 teachers, 35 visiting music and learning support teachers, 30 teaching assistants, 35 pastoral staff and 90 support and administrative staff.  A further range of individuals provide sports coaching and specialist services on a contract basis.

Closing Date - Monday 18th March 2019

Interviews - W/C Monday 25th March 2019

The Dragon School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  The successful applicant will be required to undertake a criminal record check via the DBS.

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More about Dragon School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 13 years
Address: Bardwell Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX2 6SS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1865 315400

The Dragon Preparatory School (for 8-13 year olds), together with the Dragon Pre-Preparatory School (for 4-7 year olds), is one of the best known schools in the country and numbers amongst its former pupils a very wide range of successful men and wom...