Special Educational Needs Teacher, Wandsworth

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Garratt Park SchoolWandsworth

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Start date: from January 2019 or sooner if possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teachers Pay Scale + £2,085(SEN point 1)
Contract term: Permanent

Garratt Park School aims to make a real difference to the life chances of  children and young people with  Special Educational Needs.  Over the last three years all of our leavers have moved on to college or work.  Would you like to join our welcoming and positive team?

We are a secondary special school in Earlsfield for students aged 11-19 who have a wide range of SEN. These include Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD), Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Communication and Interaction difficulties.

The school has an Advisory Service to mainstream secondary and primary schools, for students with ASD and Social Communication Difficulties. All Staff are provided with training, and career development opportunities are available.

The school has the Basic Skills Quality Mark, Inclusion Quality Mark, the ICT Mark and Gold Investors in People.  It was judged to be an Outstanding school by OfSTED in June 2014.

We are looking for a talented, committed and enthusiastic Primary or Secondary trained teacher, mostly in Key Stage 3.  Knowledge and skills in Mathematics, English and/or ICT at any Key Stage would be an advantage.

Your commitment to the belief that all children can make progress,  both within and beyond the curriculum, is an essential requirement for this post.  Experience and/or knowledge of working with children who have Special Educational Needs is essential.

An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below or an application pack can be found on the Wandsworth Council website https://jobs.richmondandwandsworth.gov.uk/ 

Alternatively please contact Janice Button at the school on 020 8946 5769 or by email: recruitment@garrattpark.wandsworth.sch.uk

Completed applications should be returned to the school either by email, post or fax. 

Closing date: 28 September 2018 (at noon)   
Interview date:  Week Commencing 12 October 2018
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to a DBS check.

CVs are not accepted.

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More about Garratt Park School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Waldron Road, Earlsfield, Wandsworth, London, London, SW18 3TB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 89465769
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