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Teacher of Horticulture

Tes Schools RecruitmentKent

Tes are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspirational Vocational Teacher of  Horticulture on a part-time basis from January 2022. Both experienced and newly qualified teachers are encouraged to apply.

This role is 3 days per week.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a large special school for pupils with Profound, Severe and Complex needs. The school currently have 385 pupils on roll aged between the ages of 2 and 19 and has been judged as Outstanding by Ofsted in their last three inspections.

The school is an active member of a renowned trust and also enjoy being a partner school of Kent Special Education Needs Schools Trust and take a national perspective on SEN and PSCN via their chosen membership of Challenge Partners group. The trust comprises 31 geographically organised academies (15 secondaries, 14 primaries and 2 special) educating 20,000 students, and employing 2,500 talented staff. The trust is establishing four ‘clusters’ of academies: North West Kent; Central Kent; South East London; Medway.

"This unique opportunity would allow you to lead the curriculum delivering BTEC and Ascentis qualifications to very small groups of students aged 14-19. We are looking for an experienced practitioner with the passion, knowledge and skills to deliver Entry Level 2 - Level 1 qualifications to young people with a range of special educational needs including Autism. You will need to have enthusiasm and patience to personalise learning and have the communication skills needed to collaborate with a range of stakeholders including awarding body reviewers. We have an impressive Horticulture area including polytunnels and raised beds and have a consistent pass rate of 100% for these courses due to the excellent curriculum already in place."

The school can offer a wide range of developmental opportunities to work with pupils with varying levels of need across different settings, and we offer excellent continuing professional development opportunities to increase your knowledge and skills and allow you to progress your career. 

Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity and 'Quick Apply' below! For more information please contact katie.rossiter@tes.com REF KR 1530131

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