SEND Resource Unit Teacher 0.6

Westwood Farm Schools (Infant & Junior Schools)
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Westwood Farm Schools (Infant & Junior Schools)

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Job Title SEND Resource Unit Teacher 0.6
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Part Time

Start - End Time We can be flexible

Fixed Term

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30,000 - 41,333

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SEND Resource Unit Teacher ideally required for September 2024

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a newly started SEND Resource Unit at Westwood Farm Schools Federation

(Part time up to 0.6)

Salary dependent on qualifications and experience

Teachers Main Scale plus SEN Point

Westwood Farm Infant and Junior Schools share a site in Tilehurst on the western edge of Reading. The schools federated in April 2014. Both schools have a Hearing Resource. The SEND Complex Needs (including Autism) Resource is run together with West Berkshire Council.

We are looking to appoint an excellent teacher to join our highly-skilled and supportive team. 

We can offer you: 

  • Approachable and supportive leadership
  • An encouraging approach to staff development
  • A well-resourced environment
  • Children who are rewarding and inspiring to work with, supportive parents and a welcoming community

The successful candidate will need to: 

  • Have experience of working with children with moderate to severe learning difficulties
  • A reflective practitioner with determination to secure the very best outcomes for our pupils
  • Able to provide creative, enriching and inspiring learning opportunities
  • A team player who supports others and shares good practice
  • A positive individual with excellent communication skills
  • Well-organised and able to meet deadlines 

To request further details or an application form, please contact Dawn Finn, PA to Headteacher on  Visits to the Schools are warmly welcomed by appointment. Please contact Mrs. Dawn Finn on 0118 9426113.

Closing date for applications: Friday 12th July 2024 Midday.  Interviews will take place Thursday 17th July.

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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