Cedarbank School is looking to appoint a highly motivated and enthusiastic Additional Support Needs Teacher. The successful candidate will have a passion, desire and commitment to working with young people with Additional Support Needs. Applications are invited from Secondary teachers of any subject. In addition to having a teaching commitment, the successful candidate will also be responsible for delivering Literacy, Numeracy and Health and Wellbeing. We will also be looking for our new teacher to participate in and deliver courses and awards as part of our Wider Achievement programme.
Cedarbank Secondary School is a non-denominational school, situated in the Ladywell district of Livingston, which makes provision for approximately 100 pupils from all over West Lothian who have Additional Support Needs. The school offers a full curriculum and has its own well-equipped gym hall and Craft, Design & Technology, Music, Science and Home Economics rooms. The school has three sites with S1-S3 pupils in the Cedarbank building and S4-S5 pupils based in the Cedarbank Annexe within Deans Community High School. S6 school leavers are based at Armadale Academy.
At Cedarbank School we aim to provide opportunities for all pupils to achieve in a safe and nurturing environment. The school works effectively with partners and the community to ensure that every pupil has flexible pathways to develop skills, knowledge and understanding now and in the future for life, learning and work. The school has a very active Student Council which meets regularly and enables pupils to be involved in decision making process within the school.
A relevant teaching qualification and registration with the General Teaching Council for Scotland is essential.
This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by the West Lothian Council.
Closing date: 22/07/2018