Teacher of English
The Orchard Centre
Teacher of English
- Teacher Pay Scale plus SEN allowance
- The Job Description and Person Specification are available in this pack
It’s an exciting time to join the Lawnswood Campus family as we embark on our journey to become ‘The Leading Light for Alternative Provision education in the UK’. We require a passionate and committed teacher of English at The Orchard Centre to deliver at key stages 3 and 4 including GCSE and Functional Skills qualifications.
Lawnswood Campus is a Federation of three Pupil Referral Units, a Home and Hospital Service and an Integrated Therapy Service, a Lawnswood Learning Link Service, an Outreach Service and a STARNet Service providing the schools and City of Wolverhampton as part of a city wide strategy to promote inclusion and positive behaviour in safe, secure, child centred, positive and nurturing environments with high quality teaching and learning via vibrant curriculum and intervention programmes that meet the needs of our young people.
All Lawnswood Campus staff passionately believe in giving all young people a new chance to be successful and encouraging them to make a positive success of their lives. Lawnswood is a happy place to work and a happy place to learn.
Applicants will be expected to have:
- Experience of working with students with SEMH and particularly challenging behaviour.
- A proven track record of good communication and organisation.
- An interest in all aspects of the English curriculum and inspirational ways to deliver it.
- An understanding of health and safety and a willingness to attend training.
To create and deliver engaging lessons to a diverse groups of students at all levels taking into account group and individual needs and learning styles. To inspire, motivate and promote enthusiasm for learning and for the subject, adhering to national curriculum standards. The teaching role forms a central part of the work within the subject area and the post holder will work closely with colleagues to support, develop and further extend the work of the subject and the experiences of the students.
Closing Date: Friday 16th September 2022
Lawnswood Campus is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and two satisfactory references from your current or previous employment.