SLD/PLMD Teacher - (Applications from NQT’s welcome)
NWSILC Penny Field School.
(There may be occasions where the post holder is required to work at other sites within the NWSILC)
MPS/UPS and SEN allowance
The North West SILC is a 2 -19 generic special school based on three sites and 4 partnerships - Green Meadows Primary, Green Meadows Secondary and Penny Field School for our most vulnerable and complex learners.
• Rawdon St Peter’s primary school.
• Brudenell primary school.
• Benton Park High school.
• Allerton High school.
Over the last three years we have been on a journey of improvement driven by an amazing workforce. We are looking to recruit a SLD/PLMD teacher for our Penny Field School, who is a hardworking, relishes a challenge and prepared to give 100%. There is no doubt that this job is challenging however the rewards are significant. If you are a newly qualified or experience teacher who has real drive and passion to work with pupils with SEND, this is a fantastic opportunity to develop your skills and experience within a supportive and highly experience staff team. If you want to make a difference to some of our most vulnerable learners in Leeds, please complete the attached application form.
The successful candidate will be teaching a mixed KS2/KS3 class with severe learning difficulties. The majority of the children will have medical and sensory needs as well as Physical impairments. Some experience of PEC’s and Makaton would be an advantage but training is available.
We are looking to recruit an individual who is:
• Talented, inspirational, motivating and enthusiastic
• Confident working with children with complex needs.
• Committed to teaching a provision where communication is at the heart of teaching and learning
• Passionate about teaching and learning
• Able to creatively differentiate the curriculum to meet a range of special needs
• Able to teach a range of subjects across the curriculum
• Committed to working with parents and carers
• Willing to make a positive contribution to the life of the school
For a discussion about the post or for visits to the school please contact Jo Burrows on 0113-336 8275 or via email. (see how to apply)
Closing date 12:00pm on the 15th May 2019.
Interviews to be held week commencing 20th May 2019.
The North West SILC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS formally CRB) and medical clearance from Leeds City Council’s Occupational Health Service. The North West SILC promotes diversity and wants a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.
Appointments are made subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check, Occupational Health assessment (via completion of health questionnaire if successful) and satisfactory references.