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2 CLASS TEACHERS - SEMH/AUTISM UNIT

Kennet Valley Primary School
School name

Kennet Valley Primary School

School website

http://kennetvalley.westberks.dbprimary.com

School type

Primary

Job Title 2 CLASS TEACHERS - SEMH/AUTISM UNIT
Job Type

Teacher

Start Date

01/09/2024

Hours

Full Time

Employment

Permanent

Salary

30,000 - 46,525

Closing date for applications

11/03/2024

Contact for further information office@kennetvalley.w-berks.sch.uk

Our Governors wish to appoint 

2 Class Teachers

In the new Kennet Valley Primary Unit for children with Autism/SEMH

Teachers Pay Scale + SEND Allowance

We are seeking to appoint 2 enthusiastic and outstanding class teachers to teach full-time from September 2024, working with children and young people with complex needs. Please see the full Job Description and Person Specification for more information.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be able to build a warm, respectful ethos with pupils, where every child's efforts and achievements are valued, and take pride in these.
  • Be a good teacher who is reflective and always striving to improve and move forward.
  • Be enthusiastic, approachable and have an open and positive attitude.
  • Be both able and willing to share their own good practice and be open to developing this through implementing the advice of colleagues.

We are offering you:

  • The opportunity to work in a 'good' school
  • An experienced, friendly and supportive staff team.
  • A positive and caring ethos with children at the heart of all we do.
  • Enthusiastic children who enjoy learning.

Kennet Valley Primary School is an effective and inclusive school, with high expectations of all its children. We have a strong staff team, good relationships with parents and the local community, extremely supportive governors and positive links with our Local Authority . There are good facilities as well as extensive grounds that provide a wide range of outdoor learning opportunities. This is a great opportunity for a hard working individual, who is committed to the progress of every child.

The new unit will cater for small classes of children with Autism/Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs. Teachers will work closely with the Unit Lead whilst still being part of the Kennet Valley Team. Applications are welcome from teachers already in special education as well as teachers in a mainstream setting with a desire to support children with complex SEND and an understanding of what this involves.

We are looking for one KS1 teacher and one KS2 teacher.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed, at the end of the day, by appointment. Please contact the office to make an appointment or request an application pack. Application packs are also available on our website.

Kennet Valley Primary is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment and is in line with the guidance in KCSIE. All shortlisted candidates will be asked to complete a criminal records self-disclosure form. Successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks including online searches.  We shall ensure fairness and equal opportunities throughout our workforce and in service delivery.

Closing date for applications: Monday 11th March 2024 at 12 pm

Shortlisting: Tuesday 12th March 2024

Interviews: Tuesday 19th March 2024

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This School is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All shortlisted candidates will be asked to complete a criminal records self-disclosure form and successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks.

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