The Cambridge Park Academy NOR 221 age range 3 – 19 years
Main scale Teacher required for February 2021 or earlier if available
This is an exciting time to join Cambridge Park. The successful candidate will join a strong multi-disciplinary team, delivering cutting edge values and aims through a personalised approach that enables success for all learners. Students, teachers, parents and professionals alike tell us how much they value our purposeful and supportive ethos.
Cambridge Park is part of the Humber Education Trust (HET), a Trust with 12 primary schools and 3 other special schools, based in Hull. Cambridge Park joined HET in April 2020.
The relationship with HET is both supportive and collaborative enabling curriculum development and improvements in outcomes for students.
Our students are at the centre of everything we do at the Academy, with a staff team, dedicated to the education and care of each and every one of them. We are a forward thinking and a rapidly developing Academy, focussed on meeting the challenge that every new student brings. We support learners with Moderate Learning Difficulties, Severe Learning Difficulties and Autistic Spectrum Disorders aged 3-19. Our provision boasts a 6th Form which provides learners with a strong preparation for their adult life. In addition to this, The Laurus base provides education to students with high functioning Autistic Spectrum Conditions, providing individual solutions to overcome their challenges.
We are seeking to appoint a suitably qualified Teacher who has experience of teaching primary aged children with an interest in autism with the skills/ knowledge to provide creative educational opportunities to engage students who have complex learning difficulties and autism. The successful candidates will need to have the ability to develop excellent relationships with students, the capability for exploring new methodologies, and the skills for delivering interesting and fun lessons. The range of ability of students in this class base is below age appropriate levels and students will be complex and vulnerable by nature. The post is open to primary and suitably experienced secondary teachers.
Onsite training in autism and behaviour management will be given and further training opportunities will be available.
A fully completed application form and covering letter is requested in the first instance, to be forwarded to HR at the academy by 9 a.m. on Friday 27th November 2020 with interviews taking place week commencing 30th November 2020
For further information, or to arrange an informal discussion, please contact the Principal’s PA.
The post will be subject to the satisfactory following checks, DBS Enhanced Disclosure, Medical Clearance and References.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect the same commitment from all staff and volunteers.
Cambridge Park Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.