Location: Sheridan School, Thetford Road, Northwold, Thetford, IP26 5LQ
Priory Group Division: Education & Children’s Services
Vacancy Type: Permanent – Full Time
Salary: Teachers MPS (£22,000-£33,000 per annum)
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Closing Date: 31/01/2019
Priory Education and Children’s Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for commissioners across the UK.
With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.
We currently have a vacancy within our Teaching Team for a Qualified Teacher, with the skills to deliver KS2, KS3 and KS4 Humanities, English, and PSHE, up to and including GCSE. English is currently the only one of these subjects being delivered at GCSE level, but a knowledge of alternative routes to accreditation would be beneficial.
Although working with predominantly Key Stage 3 students, the role involves working in a ‘Primary model’ classroom environment, delivering core subjects up to a ‘pre- GCSE’ level. We are seeking an experienced practitioner who can develop a nurturing environment that addresses the needs of a specific group of learners. Group sizes are restricted to 5 – 6 learners, supported by permanent Learning Support Assistants.
This post will suit professional individuals who are prepared to work flexibly in a vibrant, caring and supportive educational environment. The successful candidate will be able to develop, plan and deliver the required level and standard of education to our students through creative application of professional knowledge and teaching techniques. Ensuring their own actions and behaviour comply with corporate policy and local procedures, statutory regulations and quality standards.
Sheridan School offers an integrated programme of eduction and therapy for young people with behavioural, emotional and social difficulties, compounded by complex learning difficulties including Autism.
What we’d like from you:
- Excellent communication skills
- Effective organisational capability
- To be a great team player
- Energy and enthusiasm
- Flexibility and a strong “can do” attitude
What we’d like to give you:
- A competitive salary
- Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
- Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training
- Online benefits and cashback rewards
- Cycle to work scheme
- Just Drive scheme
- SMART Pension option
For all roles we require a minimum of two references. References provided must cover the last 3 years, or you are applying to work within our Children’s Homes we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults.
Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.
From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.
Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer.