Candidates must be able to convey core subjects and topic-based learning to pupils and students who have a range of abilities and monitor and assess to ensure the best possible progress. The successful candidate will have a commitment to developing outstanding practice and the desire and drive to improve educational outcomes and life chances for our very special pupils and students.
Applications are welcome from qualified KS2 teachers, preferably with experience in Lower KS2 or KS1 who have the ability to think creatively and are resilient and motivated by challenges.
Experience of working within a SEN setting is desirable but not essential.
St Dominic’s School is a special academy in Surrey and provides outstanding education for pupils and students aged 7-19 typically with a primary diagnosis of Speech Language & Communication Needs and/or Autistic Spectrum Condition. The school is located in Hambledon, close to Witley, Milford, Guildford and Godalming.
We are part of Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust (OHC&AT), a specialist Trust with 12 Academies and seven College Centres across London, Surrey and Sussex.
At St Dominic’s we believe passionately in a multi-disciplinary, ‘needs led’ approach to meeting each child’s and young person’s needs, resulting in carefully managed groupings, including specialist intervention work from our in house therapeutic team.
The school works closely in partnership with families, referring authorities and external agencies to coordinate the best possible education, care, guidance and support for its pupils and students.
- Free car parking
- Lunch provided on site
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Membership to Perkbox
Further details and how to apply
For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Lucy Coates, Assistant Head of Lower School, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please contact Alison Corbett, HR & Recruitment Co-ordinator by email at email@example.com for further information or to arrange a visit to the school.
Please send your completed application form to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that CV applications will not be considered.
Start date: ASAP
Closing date: 12pm, 8th January 2021
Interviews: Week commencing 11th January 2021
St Dominic’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment to this post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.