You will need to have empathy, with an understanding of children in the age ranges concerned, as well as pupils with special needs. Experience of working with children in a school environment is preferable.
The Link Primary School and Secondary School formulates part of Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust providing specialist teaching and therapy for up to 120 children aged 4 to 19 years whose primary need is Speech, Language and Communication- with up to 60 children on each school site. Some children may also have additional learning or sensory integration needs. A large percentage of pupils also have a diagnosis of Autistic Spectrum Disorder.
If you have any queries or wish to have an informal discussion please contact Sandy Turner (Principal) on 0208 688 5239.
Further details and how to apply
To apply for this role please download an application form and send your completed application form to firstname.lastname@example.org if interested in the Secondary role or email@example.com if interested in the Primary role
***Please note that CV applications will not be considered.***
Closing date: 9am Monday 29th June 2020
Interview Date: Thursday 2nd July 2020
Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.