Location
Tor view School - Trelawny Road,Tavistock, West Devon PL19 0JN
Priory Group Division
Education & Children's Services
Vacancy Type
Permanent - Full Time
Salary
MPS Scale + SEN (Dependant on Experience)
Hours
37.5 Hours Per Week
Job Advert - Division Information

Priory Education and Children’s Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for commissioners across the UK. 

Job Advert Location Description

With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.

 

Job Advert Role Description

Tor View School is a new education provision, due to open in summer 2018. It will be a diverse school which specialises in high quality day and residential educational provision for children aged between 7-19 with complex learning needs and challenging behaviour including Autism. We are part of Southern Pennisula Services, which includes Quay View School in Bere Alston and three children's homes situated in local communities in Devon and Cornwall.

​We have a vacancy for an experienced SEN Teacher to join our staff team and contribute to the development of our new school

The successful candidate will:

•           Have excellent classroom practice

•           Be an outstanding teacher with a proven track record of working with children with a wide range of special educational needs, including those with complex autism and will further build on a reputation of high quality specialist support for young people with complex learning needs.

•           Have significant experience of using recognised and appropriate teaching strategies for this group of learners.

•           Be a team player who is able to motivate, lead and support teams of colleagues,

•           Have excellent communication and inter-personal skills and be able to communicate effectively with parents, carers and liaise with other professionals,

•           Be a professional with vision, creativity, drive and enthusiasm who will contribute to the development of our school,

•           Be an individual who aspires for professional development and career development

If you think you are the right person and you want to make a difference to the lives of the children who will attend Tor View School we want to hear from you

If you would like to arrange a visit to the school prior to interview this can be arranged by calling 01822 840379.

Closing date 30th April 2018

Start date September 2018

We are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment

This vacancy is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. The successful candidate will be required to apply for a disclosure at the enhanced level from the Disclosure and Barring Service. 

Division DBS info

References

For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, or you are applying to work within our Children’s Homes we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults.

Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

 

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

 

Disclosure

Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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Indeed

https://www.indeed.co.uk/cmp/Priory-Education

 

Job Description
Teacher_JD.pdf
Closing Date
21/05/2018