Senior Teacher for New Oaks Early Years Provision Required for September 2018 L8-L10
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 with an extension of our age range to include primary school provision opening in September 2018. Our first two primary classes will open temporarily on our secondary school site in Gresham Road, Hounslow before relocation to our current site in Woodlands Road, Isleworth in September 2019 following renovation.
We are currently looking for an experienced special school teacher to take the lead on a daily basis, working initially with one other teacher and under the supervision of the Head Teacher and Deputy Head Teacher and to be instrumental in establishing our primary school. The role will involve leading a larger team of up to 3 teachers in time.
We would love to hear from teachers with experience of special education. What is important is the desire and motivation to make a difference to our students’ lives. We believe that all of our students are capable of making outstanding progress and we want to appoint individuals who share our belief.
We offer a comprehensive induction and Inset programme for our staff, a pension scheme and employee assistance programme. 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 Lindsey Banks for an appointment on 0208 560 3569.
To apply, please complete and email the application form to firstname.lastname@example.org Please ensure that you explain clearly in your application how you meet the person specification. .
Closing Date: 19th March 2018 at 9am
Interview Date: 22nd March 2018
CV’s will not be accepted