Support Teacher

Location
Sevenoaks, Kent
Salary
£16,581 p.a
Posted
12 Jan 2017
Expires
25 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

WEST HEATH SCHOOL Ashgrove Road, Sevenoaks, Kent TN13 1SR

"Rebuilding lives through education"

West Heath School is an Independent SEN Residential School with Charity status.

We provide a therapeutic learning environment for children aged 10-19 who have suffered some form of trauma and are unable to access main stream education. We believe in "rebuilding lives through education", developing life skills and encouraging students to enjoy social activities.

We require the following staff to join our West Heath Team

English Literacy Support Teacher -

£16,581 p.a. Term Time Only (39 weeks)

Support students individually and/or in a group with planned variety of activities and exercises to help improve their literacy skills.

The role includes teaching English grammar, writing, speaking and listening skills. Excellent oral and written skills with BDA Accredited Level 5 or 7 are required. Being a member of The British Dyslexia Association would be an advantage.

If you would like to find out more about our school, plus application form and JD please visit the website by clicking the apply button.

Closing date for applications is 27th January 2017

Working at West Heath School involves close and unsupervised contact with vulnerable groups including children, and as such is a "Regulated Activity" The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

Applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post.