Teacher, Oxford

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Mabel Prichard SchoolOxford

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR +SEN1
Contract term: Permanent

Are you an inspirational, committed, dynamic teacher, seeking to join an equally exciting team? If so, Mabel Prichard School have an opportunity for you, we are seeking to appoint a Teacher in our School.  As part of their professional development, teachers have the opportunity to work in all phases of the school.
Our teachers work with  multi-disciplinary teams, including speech and language therapists, physio therapists and occupational therapists. We also work closely with the CAMHS (child and adult mental health services) to ensure all students have the support they need to learn.

At Mabel Prichard School, we believe in:

  • Motivating our pupils to learn throughout their lives.
  • Preparing them for a meaningful adulthood.
  • Encouraging success as individuals and as part of the community.

Our curriculum offers a broad range of opportunities to face challenge; develop independence; prepare for adulthood; discover the world; be safe and develop the skills and knowledge to lead a happy, positive and fulfilled life.

Through our strong caring ethos, we support students to respect their whole community, regardless of background, race, gender, faith and disability and to celebrate diversity, so our students are able to develop skills of empathy and tolerance in their life ahead.

We believe education plays a pivotal role in developing as individuals, alongside the vital input from families and other professionals whom we enjoy working closely with. The purpose of the school is to create opportunities through education for each student to value themselves and each other; develop confidence; communicate their thoughts and ideas and to enjoy discovering their strengths to take forward in their life ahead.

You will:

  • Have experience of working with children with special educational needs
  • Be an excellent team player
  • Demonstrate a reflective, creative approach to teaching
  • Believe passionately all students should be offered every opportunity to reach their full potential
  • Want to take advantage of our excellent CPD and career development opportunities
  • Maybe have an interesting skill or talent to share with our students

Although this role currently carries no leadership responsibility, the school is committed to developing individuals and there may be opportunities in the future to progress.

Mabel Prichard School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All post holders in regulated activity are subject to appropriate vetting procedures and a satisfactory “Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced check”.

The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post. All cases are considered confidentially and according to the nature of the role and information disclosed??
All applications will be expected to demonstrate a commitment to British values. 

We encourage anyone considering applying for the role to visit the school first. You can find an application form and job description on the school website www.mabelprichard.org 

For further information or to arrange a visit please contact Lucy Wawrzyniak, Headteacher on 01865 777878 or email recruitment@mabelprichard.org
Application Procedure

Applicants must complete the school's application form in full, with all requirements, for their submission to be considered.

Please send your completed application form to recruitment@mabelprichard.org by 5pm Sunday 19th January 2020.
Shortlisted candidates will be informed by 5pm on Tuesday 21st January 2020

Interviews will be held on Thursday 30th January 2020. The selection process will include a student panel, teaching a lesson and a panel interview.

More about Mabel Prichard School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 16 years
Address: Cuddesdon Way, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX4 6SB, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1865 777878