Farney Close is a mixed independent residential school for children aged 11-18 who are experiencing Social, Emotional and Mental Health Difficulties. The school also supports pupils who experience Asperger or Tourette’s Syndrome, Moderate Learning Difficulties, Dyslexia or Moderate Speech and Language Difficulties. The school is an established and very successful school, and was judged “Outstanding” by Ofsted in the last educational inspection.
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed teacher to coordinate our Art and Media Department. The successful applicant will need to be qualified to teach both Key Stages 3&4. The school follows the National Curriculum, offering a variety of qualifications from GCSE to Entry Level Pathways, and therefore applicants will need to flexible in their approach to ensure that they meet the individual needs of the students.
We are looking to expand creative and digital media as part of our continued curriculum development.
Having prior experience of working with SEMH pupils is advantageous.
The school is dedicated to offering a comprehensive induction program and continued professional development for staff.
This would be for a permanent position from 1st September 2018, we are looking for someone who is happy to become an integral and positive member of the school.
We have a highly skilled specialist team in place to support teachers in providing a multidisciplinary approach to education.
The staff group is motivated and dedicated to support the students and one another. Our facilities are excellent and classes are a maximum of 8. For an informal discussion or to arrange a visit please contact us on 01444 881811.
Our school is committed to equality and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and good working references.
Closing date: 19th March 2018
Interview date: w/c 26th March