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. Once full, Oaklands will operate on two sites, will have primary, secondary and college departments.
We are currently looking for experienced minibus drivers to take our students on timetabled outings. Applicants must have a full, clean category D or D1 driving licence. We require drivers to cover both morning and afternoon sessions and are interested to hear from candidates who are available to cover any of these sessions.
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: www.oaklands.hounslow.sch.uk
Visits to the school are welcome. Please contact the Head Teacher’s PA, Lindsey Banks for an appointment on 0208 560 3569.
To apply, please email the completed application form clearly outlining how you meet the person specification for this role.
Completed applications should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org . CV’s will not be accepted.
Closing Date: 9am on 4th September 2017 -Late applications will not be considered.
Interview Date: 7th September 2017
Start Date: as soon as possible.
Pay Scale: Grade 2 point 11 - £11.15 per hour (this includes an enhancement that covers holiday pay)
Hours of work: AM sessions – 9.30am or 9.45am to 12.15pm
PM sessions – 1.45pm to 3pm
Contract: Casual/Sessional – As and when required