Computer Science Teacher - Term Time - Special Needs Position

Recruiter
HARBOUR SCHOOL
Location
Dover
Salary
MPS-UPS plus SEN GBP2106 - GBP4158
Posted
26 Apr 2018
Closes
19 May 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Start Date: Immediate

Pay: MPS-UPS plus SEN GBP2106-GBP4158

Permanent/ Full Time position. Applications welcome from Newly Qualified Teachers and experienced practitioners welcome. Qualifications to teach either Primary or Secondary phase will be considered.

MPS-UPS plus SEN GBP2106 - GBP4158

Start: ASAP/September 2018

Elms School is a special day school for children with social, emotional, mental health, behavioural and learning difficulties. Many of our pupils have ASD, ADHD, PTSD or other difficulties such as attachment difficulties. The school has a mixed roll of 120 students between the ages of 5 and 16.

The school has been assessed as Good at the last Ofsted inspection of October 2017. At Elms we combine academic success with a therapeutic, nurturing approach in order to best support the learning and emotional needs of our pupils.

We are looking for a dynamic, innovative and creative individual who is a good team player to teach computing and music across the Secondary phase. The successful candidate will have a high level of emotional intelligence and resilience, a flexible approach to their work and an ability to embrace change. Previous experience working with children with special educational needs would be desirable but not essential. The successful candidate will be able to teach Computer Science to KS4 accreditation levels. The music element involves delivering one lesson per week to each of our Y7 and Y8 classes (4 lessons). Applications from Primary trained teachers with a keen interest in Computing/music are also welcome.

Elms School is committed to safeguarding and promoting child welfare. This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check, pre-employment medical clearance, good references and verification of the right to work in the UK.

For more information and an application pack, please contact the school office. Visits to the school are welcomed.

Closing date: Friday 18th May 2018

Interviews: Wednesday 23rd May 2018

The school requires a completed application form - no CV's accepted.

Information about the school

Elms School is a special day school for children with social, emotional and learning difficulties. Many of our pupils have ASD, ADHD or other difficulties such as attachment difficulties. The school has a mixed roll of 119 students between the ages of 5 and 16.

The school has been assessed as Good. The most recent inspection report was published in November 2017. At Elms we combine academic success with a therapeutic, nurturing approach in order to best support the learning and emotional needs of our pupils.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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