Larkrise Special School caters for pupils with a wide range of special educational needs including young people who have SLD/ASD/PMLD. The school serves a large community including Trowbridge, Westbury, Warminster, Melksham and Devizes. The age range is from 4 – 19 years of age.
The school has a friendly and caring ethos. It has a good reputation in the community and is popular with parents and professionals who work alongside the school.
We are seeking to appoint an additional highly motivated, resourceful and enthusiastic teacher to join our lovely school. Candidates should have:
Experience of and commitment to raising achievement in a school setting.
The ability to demonstrate outstanding practice differentiating plans, writing individual Education Plans, liaising with supporting agencies and implementing additional support programs to meet pupils’ specific needs.
Relevant training and/or experience relating to working with young people with PMLD.
This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and enthusiastic candidate.
We can offer:
Enthusiatistic pupils and young people who enjoy learning.
A friendly and supportive school community.
An inclusive and caring ethos.
Good professional development opportunities.
The opportunity to be part of our successful journey.
If you think you tick all of the above, we would like to hear from you!
Hours of work: 0.4FTE (Tuesday and Wednesday)
Contract type: Fixed Term to 31st August 2020 (subject to staffing restructure)
Closing date (and time): Friday 7th June 2019
Interview date: T.B.C.
Commencement date: 2nd September 2019
If you are committed to making a difference to young people’s lives and want to be part of a dynamic team then why not find out more. Visits to our school are warmly welcomed. Full details and an application form available on our website or contact the school for more details (01225 76 14 34).
Larkrise 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.