Class Teacher - Furze Down School
Teacher MPS/UPS + SEN depending on experience
Full time post
We are seeking to appoint an outstanding Primary Teacher.
Furze Down School provides a supportive and aspirational environment for children with complex Special Educational Needs (4-19). The school was recognised as being ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted in 2006, 2009, 2014 and 2018 and we are looking for an inspirational teacher, able to build on this achievement.
In return we can offer you:
- A school committed to your professional learning and development (training will be provided)
- A supportive work environment which values (and challenges) everyone
- An exciting, vibrant and creative place to work
- Brand new facilities and a supportive staff team
For further information about our school visit www.fds.org.uk
About the role
To be responsible for the learning and achievement of all pupils in the designated pupil group, ensuring equality of opportunity for all.
Be responsible and accountable for achieving the highest possible standards in work and conduct.
To be a role model to pupil’s treat pupils with dignity, building relationships rooted in mutual respect, and at all times observing proper boundaries appropriate to a teacher’s professional position.
To work proactively and effectively in collaboration and partnership with learners, parents/carers, governors, other staff and external agencies in the best interests of pupils.
For more information please see attached Job description below.
The successful candidate will:
Be competent in all elements of the relevant Teachers’ Standards; an outstanding practitioner
Show evidence that their contribution to their current place of work has impacted significantly on pupil outcomes across a range of subjects and abilities
Have a strong working knowledge of the primary curriculum and how it can be modified to meet the needs of SEN pupils within the Communication and Interaction Strand
Show evidence of effective team-building and collaboration resulting in genuine impact on standards
Be able to build positive relationships with parents and carers so that they can support their children’s progress
Demonstrate a commitment to the following:
Raising achievement for all
Actively promoting inclusion
For more information please see attached Person specification below.
Informal visits to the school are welcome.
Arrangements can be made through the school office.
Tel 01296 711380
Address: Furze Down School, Verney Road, Winslow, Bucks, MK18 3BL
Please send completed application forms to email@example.com by the closing date below.
Please note that we are unable to accept hand-written applications.
Closing date for applications 12 Noon Thursday 9th January 2020
Interviews to be held on Thursday 16th January 2020
Furze Down School is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check before they are appointed.
- Job Description Teacher December 2019 (Microsoft Word Document)
- PERSON SPECIFICATION Primary Teacher (Microsoft Word Document)
- Application Form Teaching (GDPR May 18) (Microsoft Word Document)