Ash Trees Academy is a primary special academy catering for up to 150 pupils with severe and profound learning difficulties and those with autism. It is part of the Ascent Academies Trust, comprising five special academies.
We are seeking to appoint a skilled practitioner, with excellent teaching skills, to work across the academy on a permanent basis. Candidates will have QTS/ QTLS and experience of teaching pupils with severe/profound learning difficulties. Experience of leading a subject area and an understanding of autism are beneficial. Applications from NQTs are welcome.
The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people with Special Needs and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore will be subject to a DBS check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
An Application Form and further information can be downloaded from our website www.ascenttrust.org. Completed applications are to be returned via email to HR@ascenttrust.org or direct to Portland Academy, Weymouth Road, Sunderland SR3 2NQ, FAO Louise Johnson
Closing Date: Monday 26th June at 12 noon
Interviews: Wednesday 5th July 2017
Ash Trees Academy
Tel: (01642) 563712
Executive Head: Yvonne Limb