MERTHYR TYDFIL COUNTY BOROUGH COUNCIL
Caedraw Primary School
Headteacher: Mr Neil Hancox
Required from September 2022
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 aged 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.
Closing date: Thursday, 9th June 2022, midday.
Shortlisting will take place on Monday, 13th June 2022
Interviews will take place on Tuesday, 12th July 2022.
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council encourages applications from Welsh speakers. Application forms may be submitted in Welsh and any applications completed in Welsh will not be treated any less favourably than those submitted in English. If you are successfully shortlisted for interview please contact us to let us know if you would like your interview to be conducted through the medium of Welsh
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.