Teacher - Hill House School

Cambian Group
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: Teacher
Salary: £22,467 Plus SEN
Permanent: Term-Time
Location: Lymington

Are you a qualified teacher looking for a new challenge?

The Cambian Group, the UK’s largest provider of specialist services in education, mental health rehabilitation and learning disabilities is looking for an experienced, creative teacher to join Hill House School.

Hill House School is a 52 week residential special school providing quality care and education for young people between the ages of 11 and 19 with a diagnosis of autism, or whose difficulties place them on the autistic continuum. Our students often have complex needs, associated learning difficulties and challenging behaviours.

Candidate Profile

We are looking for somebody who has drive and vision and who is passionate about the teaching profession and committed to a high quality service. If you have an interest in working with special needs students this is an ideal place to use your skills in this highly rewarding and challenging field of education. Our teaching takes place in small classes with Teaching Assistant support. Working as part of a committed team, we need someone who can cater for the diverse needs of our students, therefore you need to be:

  • Well organised and able to plan a structured learning environment;
  • Practical, creative and inventive;
  • Enthusiastic and energetic;
  • Able to interact with people in a variety of ways;
  • Looking to develop expertise in special needs and Autism.
  • Dynamic and proactive
  • A contributor to the schools multi - disciplinary team approach
  • Managing complex behaviours

The main responsibilities are following schemes of work, creating medium term plans, lesson planning, delivering the curriculum to a class group and supporting students with ASD in learning activities and personal skills. You will also be expected to take on a subject co-ordinator responsibility. You will have the opportunity to work as part of a skilled multi-disciplinary team, aiming to expand the horizons and improve the skills of young people.

We deliver expert care and Education whilst incorporating opportunities for staff and students to experience the fun side of life. The role is challenging but also extremely rewarding.

We have successful experience of supporting newly qualified teachers through the induction year and would welcome applications from teachers still in their induction year.

Successful candidates will have to meet the person specification in order to be offered this post. Cambian is committed to Safeguarding and protecting the young people and service users within our care. All candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and reference checks. Cambian is an equal opportunities employer.