Salary: £25,714 - £36,961 in line with 2021 pay scales
Full time:40 hours per week – Term time only
Job Types:Full-time, Permanent
Eton Dorney is a therapeutic school that specialises in meeting the needs of neuro diverse young people with needs such as, developmental language delay, higher-functioning autism and language/communication difficulties which put their emotional and mental health at risk.
Established in 2018 we place an equal emphasis on the educational, social, and psychological development of our young people. The key to the success of the school is a strong ethos, developed by a highly experienced and capable staff, and the strength of the relationships between the staff and the young people.
We deliver a broad and balanced curriculum with a positive focus on Empowerment, Independence and Accreditation that will enable the best transition into the next phase of their educational setting or employment.
This family focused school has a happy and positive atmosphere in which children can fulfil their potential and grow in self-confidence with respect for the people and environment around them. We have recently expanded to have places for 50 young people, taught in classes of no more than 8 and work with a highly skilled therapeutic and education team
‘PROVIDING OUTSTANDING CARE BY PUTTING OUR CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE AT THE CENTRE OF EVERYTHING WE DO’.
About the role
We are looking for a qualified science teacher to join our wonderful team to teach Science 5 days a week within a commutable distance of Windsor, Reading and Slough.
- To deliver nationally accredited courses to KS2 - KS4 (up to level 2) students.
- To manage, support and develop a group of marginalized young people and their families by building trusting relationships through the use of individual sessions, group work, family visits and other interventions.
- To provide practical support to the teacher/other learning support assistants/HLTA and pupils
- To consistently promote positive values, attitudes, and behaviour
- To support pupils in their learning and development in small groups or with individual pupils as directed treating them with respect and consideration.
- To help raise standards of achievement for all pupils.
- To encourage the social and emotional development of pupils
- To encourage pupils to participate in all aspects of school life
- To help pupils to become more independent.
- To promote the inclusion and acceptance of all pupils
- To embed safeguarding and inclusion principles at the heart of all practice.
- To be qualified as a secondary teacher
- Experience of working within or across a Key Stage/s
- Knowledge and experience of the National Curriculum
- Experience of working with children with SEND
- Establish and maintain good professional relationships with children, parents/carers, and colleagues.
- Set high expectations of all children and be committed to raising educational achievement.
- Planning and implementing provision for children with SEND including the monitoring, assessment, recording and reporting of children’s progress
- Effective teaching and learning styles and how to implement them.
- Ability to build positive relationships with learners who have emotional barriers which effect learning.
In return we offer
- Excellent working conditions within beautiful surrounding and countryside
- Small group teaching and excellently resourced school.
- Highly competitive benefits package
- Comprehensive induction and robust appraisal systems
- Excellent training and development opportunities
- Sponsorship for nationally accredited qualifications
- Leadership and management qualifications
- Contributory Pension Scheme
- Opportunities for promotion across the group
If the above is of interest to you and you would like to discuss the role further with our team, please contact:
Recruitment team 01189-952-190 or text ‘SCT 01’ to 07716-639377 and a member of the team will contact you alternatively please visit our website.
Calcot Services for Children are committed to ensuring that all positions are subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and references. Calcot services for Children is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Eton Dorney Independent Therapeutic 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.