PPA Teacher and Forest School Leader (Communication and Interaction difficulties), Bourne End, Buckinghamshire

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Westfield SchoolBourne End, Buckinghamshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Ref: FS07396

The opportunity

Join the successful team at our expanding Primary Special School for children experiencing difficulties with Communication and Interaction from September 2018 with this permanent position.

PPA cover includes delivery of a curriculum area across the school alongside another PPA teacher.

The remainder of the full-time position is the role of Forest School leader providing sessions for classes.

Salary negotiable and relocation expenses considered for the right candidate. We offer bespoke training packages alongside the opportunity to achieve nationally recognised qualifications relevant to our provision. This includes Forest School Leader accreditation if required.

About us

We are a primary special school for children who learn within mainstream National Curriculum expectations but who experience difficulties arising from communication and interaction.

The vast majority of our pupils have a diagnosis of ASD. The school’s expansion allows us to build on our success at the forefront of pioneering practice driven by evidence based development of innovative approaches to learning.

Westfield is a calm, friendly and exciting place to work with superb space and facilities, a committed and welcoming team of staff and governors and strong, supportive management.

About you

Are you looking to find the fun in teaching?

Are you an intelligent and reflective practitioner seeking to extend your professional skills in line with contemporary developments in teaching and learning?

Other Information

An application pack is attached. You can also obtain one by emailing westfield@bucksgfl.org.uk or telephoning 01628 533125 or visiting our website www.westfieldschoolbucks.org  

Completed applications should be emailed to westfield@bucksgfl.org.uk  

Only applications submitted on the Buckinghamshire County Council application form will be considered.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 16 May 2018.
Interview date: Tuesday 22 May 2018.

Westfield is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS, Prohibition Order, Childcare Disqualification, Qualification and Reference checks.


Highfield Road
Bourne End

Job location

More about Westfield School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Highfield Road, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, SL8 5BE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1628 533125
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