Special Needs Teacher, Northamptonshire

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Corby Business AcademyNorthamptonshire
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Start date: April 2018 or sooner
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent

Corby Business Academy provides the Secondary Specialist Provision for students with Severe to Moderate Learning Difficulties and Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties for the local area. The equivalent to a Special Needs School the provision has been judged by the Local Authority as Outstanding for the last 3 years. We are an Academy with excellent facilities. Since opening in September 2008, we have been over-subscribed.  The Academy’s Unit Provision is able to address the needs of 75 students with special educational needs ranging from Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties to Moderate Learning Difficulties and ASD. 

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and energetic teacher to be responsible for the day-to-day delivery of an appropriate curriculum for students in these provisions.  You will play a key role in this facility including managing support staff and liaising with mainstream staff to include students from the provisions in mainstream lessons should this be appropriate.  

This is an excellent opportunity to join an innovative and creative team who care passionately for the students in the provisions.  The curriculum and enrichment programmes for the students are broad and exciting and develop independent living skills.  The opportunities for students include BTEC Vocational courses, NOCN Life skills, AQA Unit Award Scheme, residential experiences, working with other special schools, business enterprise events.  

We see the investment in our staff as crucial as we look to build on previous successes for our students and the Academy. You will be given fantastic career progression opportunities and continued investment from a caring senior leadership team who are keen to support staff to develop both personally and professionally.  

If you believe that every child matters and have excellent organisational skills and the capacity to work with others to raise achievement through motivating and inspiring students then we would like to hear from you.   

All applicants are required to complete a Brooke Weston Trust application form. For further details or an application form please contact Mike Sherwin by email cba@hays.com or telephone 07525 889925| 0116 2532389. 

Please note that strong applications may be considered upon receipt.  

Closing date: Friday 1st December 2017 

Interviews: Week beginning 4th December 2017  

If you have not heard by Friday 8th December, your application will have been unsuccessful on this occasion.  

Posts working with children and/or vulnerable adults will be subject to the disclosure of criminal records.  This Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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More about Corby Business Academy
Address: Academy Way, Gretton Road, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN17 5EB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1536 303120