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Job details
Employer Phoenix Primary and Secondary School
Location Tower Hamlets
Salary Main Scale plus SEN plus London Weighting
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted
Closing date Applications are closed

The governors wish to appoint an ‘outstanding’ teacher, who is passionate and willing to learn about supporting and teaching children with autism.

Applications are invited from enthusiastic professionals who have vision and energy to promote the current standards of achievement to ensure the continued development and progress of the school. We are looking for a qualified teacher ideally with experience of teaching pupils with autism although not essential. Consideration will also be given to a suitably qualified first time appointment.

You will:

  • Be able to creatively plan and deliver the curriculum to pupils with autism
  • Maintain appropriate and accurate assessment and monitoring of pupils progress
  • Be able to lead a team of teaching assistants in the classroom

We will offer you:

  • Professional development to support you in your career
  • A challenging yet rewarding working environment
  • A supportive and hardworking professional team
  • The benefits of working in an innovative and forward thinking school

Phoenix is an Outstanding School (Ofsted December 2013) with strong leadership and a committed staff team. Pupils are aged between 3 and 19 and make very good progress with access to a broad, balanced and enriched curriculum. We are an accredited National Autistic Society School and have been praised for our creative approach to working with children with autism and their parents.

The school has excellent facilities which include specialist classrooms, a sensory studio, water therapy pool, therapy rooms, soft play room, horticulture area, Expressive Arts Studio and creative play spaces. From September 2015 an innovative new 19-25 college provision is now in place. We are very well resourced, have excellent ICT provision and offer a successful Extended Schools programme.

Phoenix School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. A DBS enhanced disclosure that is satisfactory to us will be a condition of appointment.

A workforce to reflect the community committed to positive action. We shall ensure fairness and equal opportunities throughout our workforce and in service delivery. We welcome applications from suitably skilled candidates regardless of ethnicity, disability, sexuality, religion or age.

We welcome visits to the school from applicants.

Application packs are available to download from the TES website or the schools website.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 26th April 2017
Interview date: Friday 5th May & Tuesday 9th May

Phoenix School
49 Bow Road,
Bow, London, E3 2AD
Tel: 020 8980 4740
Fax: 020 8980 6342
Email: jagboola@phoenix.towerhamlets.sch.uk

About the employer

Phoenix is a very successful all age special school meeting the needs of children with language and communication difficulties, severe learning difficulties with autism (3-19) in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. It is a great place to work with e...

Information about Phoenix Primary and Secondary School
Org type Special Needs
Funding status State - Community
Gender Mixed
Age range 2 - 16 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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Locations and contacts

49 Bow Road
Tower Hamlets
London
E3 2AD
United Kingdom
+44 20 89806342