The post holders will have a key role for developing the skills of our students within Science, preparing students for a range of external qualifications and working alongside our therapists and multi-disciplinary teams within school to meet these needs. We offer a supportive learning environment for all and a cohesive team ethos.
Applications may be considered from candidates who do not yet have QTS or QTLS where there are no or limited applications from qualified candidates. Appropriate training packages will be available that support routes into qualified teacher status and it is the expectation that unqualified teachers undertake all reasonable endeavours to achieve qualified status within three years.
Orchard Hill College (the College) and Orchard Hill College Academy Trust (the Trust) together form Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust (OHC&AT), a family of specialist education providers for pupils and students from nursery to further education. The College has 7 centres and the Trust is now home to 14 special schools across London, Surrey and Sussex.
The Link Secondary School is a vibrant, diverse, Special School for children with a primary need of Speech, Language and Communication or with a diagnosis on the Autistic Spectrum. Many of our students have associated learning difficulties including Dyslexia, Dyspraxia and often present with high levels of anxiety.
We are committed to providing our students with an outstanding education. Improving opportunities and outcomes for our students is at the heart of all that we do. We believe that all young people deserve to leave education confident that they have developed the skills they need to achieve their ambitions, with meaningful education, work and life experiences to draw on. The school’s vision of Independence, Communication, Well-being and Achievement for all is integral to our work. We work in partnership with parents and carers, and with the wider community, to prepare our students for their future lives.
Further details and how to apply
To apply please send your completed application form to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that CV applications will not be considered.
Closing date: 12 noon on Monday 18th March 2019
Interview date: W/c 25th March 2019.
OHC&AT are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.