Reddish Hall School is a co-educational school catering for students aged 5-18 with complex educational needs, communication difficulties and challenging behaviour. The school accepts students with social and emotional difficulties, though our students may face additional challenges and diagnoses including ADHD, ASC, SpLD, MLD, OCD, Dyslexia, Attachment Disorder, Dyscalculia, Foetal Alcohol Syndrome and a variety of other conditions. Additionally, many of our students have serious social issues and very difficult home lives resulting in complex emotional difficulties.
An outstanding and inspirational teacher is required for September 2017. Your initial role will be to deliver high quality lessons to small groups of KS3 and KS4 students.
You will contribute to raising standards of student attainment and to facilitate and encourage a learning experience which provides students with the opportunity to achieve their full potential, and to monitor and support the overall progress and development of students within the curriculum area.
The successful candidate will be a highly committed team player with the drive, energy and passion to develop this new and forward-looking school. Applicants must be willing to lead by example and play a full part in the school’s pastoral care and all-inclusive ethos. Experience of working with students with challenging behaviour is essential. An ability to teach in all areas is desirable and is an interest in working with young people with a variety of complex social and learning needs.
We offer a supportive and stimulating environment where every day is different. There will be opportunities to develop your role and interests within education, as well as being supported with continuing your professional development with a tailor-made approach. This position is perfect for a teacher who is commited, enthusiastic and has a passion for ensuring young people enjoy their learning and time in school.
Acorn Care and Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and young people in our care. Successful applicants will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.
Application Deadline: Friday 30th June
Shortlisting: Monday 3rd July
Interviews: Tuesday 4th July