Mathematics Teacher (Headstart School) | Zoek
Mathematics Teacher (Headstart School)
BN27 4AN, Chiddingly and East Hoathly Ward
Dependent on experience
Permanent (Full time)
We are looking for an experienced mathematics teacher / tutor to join our supportive team. Ideally, we are looking for someone to work each morning to deliver lessons up to GCSE at both of our sites.
Headstart is a small special school with 50 students over two beautiful sites based in the East Sussex countryside with an emphasis on outdoor learning. We work with mainly students on the Autistic Spectrum and complex needs. The majority of students are KS2 and KS3, but we also have a small cohort of KS4 and Post 16. We work in small classes of four to six students and 1:1. We offer a bespoke education with a mix of academic and vocational courses. Our school Mission statement is 'Positive Learning for Life'. There is a strong emphasis on building self-esteem and confidence, developing independent learners and thinkers and social skills alongside academic achievement.
Our successful candidate is someone who:
• Has previous experience of teaching mathematics to GCSE
• Has worked within an Inclusive team
• Has previous experience of teaching in an autism-specific environment
• Is able to work closely within the school team
• Has a passion for autism education and the inclusion agenda
• Has experience of planning for specific and individual needs
• Is a motivational teacher for all abilities ensuring learning, is engaging and inclusive
• Works within and contributes to the whole school community
• Has a commitment to an integrated, therapeutic approach and ethos
• Be very flexible and adapt quickly to change
If you would like to join our supportive team to educate our wonderful students then please submit your application as soon as possible. We are undertaking ongoing interviews for a January 2020 start.
Please note no CV’s will be accepted.
Please contact Amanda Troughton, Senior Administrative Officer for an application pack – #########
Telephone######### – option 1 – Ext 194
Headstart School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Employment is subject to enhanced DBS check and a barred list check along other procedures and checks as part of our safeguarding procedures. This post comes under the requirements of the Childcare (Disqualification) 2009 Regulations and the successful applicant will be required to complete a declaration form to establish whether they are disqualified under these regulations. References with specific safeguarding questions will be requested. We are committed to ensuring the very highest possible standards of care to our young people and as such require all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The school is an equal opportunities employer.
Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.
Salary: Dependant on experience. Contract type: Permanent. Working pattern: Part-time. Closing date: January 2020.
Posted 26 days ago