MERTHYR TYDFIL COUNTY BOROUGH COUNCIL LEARNING DEPARTMENT Caedraw Primary School, Caedraw Road, Merthyr Tydfil CF47 8HA
Headteacher:- Mr Neil Hancox
Required from September 2021
Resource Base – Autistic Spectrum Disorder/Communication Difficulties
Class Teacher – Foundation Phase
Teacher’s Main scale Plus Special Needs Allowance 1
Caedraw Primary is a successful, happy school situated at the lower end of Merthyr Tydfil set in pleasant grounds next to St Tydfil’s church. At Caedraw we believe in creating a supportive, inclusive learning community where everyone achieves success in a happy, safe and respectful environment. We aim to develop reflective, ambitious and confident learners who seek and enjoy challenges. We encourage everyone to be creative, innovative and independent.
The Governors of Caedraw Primary School are seeking applications from suitably qualified teachers to take responsibility for this Foundation Phase LRB class. An enthusiastic and highly motivated teacher is required to work with pupils age 3-7 having autistic spectrum disorder / communication difficulties.
The successful candidate will:
● Be an excellent classroom practitioner
● Be caring, positive and make our children’s learning fun and enjoyable
● Be highly motivated and hold high expectations of our children’s wellbeing, achievements, and attitudes to learning
● Be able to work as part of a committed hard working team.
● Establish and maintain positive relationships with staff, pupils, parents, the Governing Body and the wider community.
A relevant qualification in the field of special education will be an advantage also experience in the field. A candidate without special needs qualifications, if appointed, would be required to give an understanding to follow an appropriate course of training, whenever the LA could make the necessary arrangements.
For further information regarding the above vacancy, please contact the Headteacher Mr N Hancox or Lisa Beattie, Team Leader Additional Learning Needs.
This post is subject to an enhanced CRB check.
Application forms are to be returned no later than Friday 2nd July 2021 to HR Administration, Civic Centre, Merthyr Tydfil, CF47 8AN.
Application forms can also be completed online.
Closing date: Friday 2nd July 2021, midday.
Shortlisting will take place on Friday 9th July 2021. (Shortlisted Candidates will be notified in the afternoon)
Interviews will take place on Monday 12th July 2021 via Microsoft Teams.
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council is committed to protecting and safeguarding the most vulnerable people in our community. Rigorous pre-employment checks are undertaken for all appointments as part of our recruitment and selection process.
All employees are required to comply with their individual and organisational responsibilities under the Data Protection Act, the Information Security Policy and relevant supporting operational policies. Any matters of a confidential nature must not be disclosed or passed to any unauthorised person(s) or third party under any circumstances either during or after employment except in the proper course of your employment or as required by law, Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council or both. Any breach of confidentiality may lead to disciplinary action
Caedraw Primary School 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.