SEN Teacher, Tavistock

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Torview SchoolTavistock

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS Scale + SEN (Dependant on Experience)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

  

Priory Education and Children’s  Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural  care for commissioners across the UK. With over 100 high quality  schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting  difference for everyone we support.


Tor View School is a new education provision, due to open in  summer 2018. It will be a diverse school which specialises in high  quality day and residential educational provision for children aged  between 7-19 with complex learning needs and challenging behaviour  including Autism. We are part of Southern Pennisula Services, which  includes Quay View School in Bere Alston and three children's homes  situated in local communities in Devon and Cornwall.

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the  Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored,  multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex  educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental  healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless  transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower  dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that  every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible  outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in  partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies  across the country to provide transparent pricing models and  evidence-based care programmes.


We have a vacancy for an experienced SEN Teacher to join our staff team and contribute to the development of our new school

The successful candidate will:

•           Have excellent classroom practice

•           Be an outstanding teacher with a proven track record of  working with children with a wide range of special educational needs,  including those with complex autism and will further build on a  reputation of high quality specialist support for young people with  complex learning needs.

•           Have significant experience of using recognised and appropriate teaching strategies for this group of learners.

•           Be a team player who is able to motivate, lead and support teams of colleagues,

•           Have excellent communication and inter-personal skills  and be able to communicate effectively with parents, carers and liaise  with other professionals,

•           Be a professional with vision, creativity, drive and  enthusiasm who will contribute to the development of our school,

•           Be an individual who aspires for professional development and career development

If you think you are the right person and you want to make a  difference to the lives of the children who will attend Tor View School  we want to hear from you

If you would like to arrange a visit to the school prior to interview this can be arranged by calling 01822 840379.

Closing date 30th April 2018

Start date September 2018

We are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our  young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this  commitment

This vacancy is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.  The successful candidate will be required to apply for a disclosure at  the enhanced level from the Disclosure and Barring Service. 


References

For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References  provided must cover the last 3 years, or you are applying to work within  our Children’s Homes we will need to request all references from where  you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults.

Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the  Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored,  multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex  educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental  healthcare.

Disclosure

Priory Education Services is committed to  safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must  be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post,  including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant  body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer.



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Type: Special Needs
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 7 - 18 years
Address: Trelawny Road, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 0JN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 808 271 7510

  

Tor View School is due to open in summer 2018.This will be an exciting new service that will look to create a culture of excellence and team work. As a diverse school, Torview in Tavistock will specialises in high quality day and residen...