Class Teacher KS4 - (Kemball School)
We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and enthusiastic teacher to join our hard working and committed team as soon as possible. The vacancy is in our Key Stage 4 class where our learners have moderate to severe learning difficulties and are studying ASDAN/Entry level, functional skills qualifications, in addition to working on a functional curriculum. Experience of working within a special school, catering for pupils with cognition and learning needs is essential alongside having experience teaching the full range of curriculum subjects at a primary level. This should include supporting pupils with communication difficulties, sensory processing disorders, physical disabilities and behavioural needs. It would be desirable for candidates to have a knowledge of appropriate qualifications for students with additional needs, including work experience, travel training and Duke of Edinburgh award scheme. Candidates must also have a willingness to further their own professional development by attending relevant courses and implementing new initiatives.
Kemball School is a day special school for pupils aged between 3 and 19 years of age with cognitive and learning difficulties (PMLD, SLD & MLD some of whom have complex medical/physical needs). The school has a happy atmosphere and is welcoming and friendly. The current number on roll is 222
The school is committed to equality of opportunity.
Applications from NQT candidates with relevant special school experience are welcome.
Visits are advisable so that candidates are aware of the complexity of the pupils needs. Please phone to make an appointment as social distancing rules will need to apply. Visits will take place in February 2022.
Shortlisted candidates will be invited to deliver a lesson. Lesson observations and interviews will take place w/c 14th February 2022.
Closing date is Monday 7th February 2022 12 noon
Further details and an application pack are available by contacting the school office on 01782 883120 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please state which KS you wish to apply for. This post is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service check and Disqualification by Association check.