Can you inspire & develop our young people?
Located near the market town of Kirkby Lonsdale, on the edge of the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales, Underley Garden School is an independent specialist school rated Good with Outstanding features. Learning is at the heart of everything we do, and we offer specialist education to our small group of 50 pupils, aged 5 to 19, who have autistic spectrum conditions and learning difficulties. We believe that all our young people have the potential to learn and we are passionate about developing their capacity to live a fulfilling life.
Teacher of Humanities and Post-16 Vocational Options
Underley Garden seeks an enthusiastic and well-qualified teacher who can inspire children with complex learning needs across the Humanities subjects from KS1 up to and including Post-16 along with offering a range of vocational options to our Post-16 students.
The young people who attend Underley Garden all have an EHCP/statement of special educational needs. Underley meets the needs of a range of SEN including; Autism, Learning Difficulties, Mental Health & Medical needs and related behavioural difficulties.
We can offer an attractive package, including planning and preparation time, a well-organised and resourced department, friendly, supportive colleagues, well motivated young people and small class sizes.
For more information about the job or to arrange a visit, please contact us on 015242 71569
Information about the school can be found at www.underleygarden.co.uk
Closing date: 4pm, Friday 16th February 2018.
The School reserves the right to interview and/or make an appointment before the closing date if a suitable candidate is found.
Underley Garden is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).