Surrey County Council
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

Full Address: Woodlands School, Forty Foot Road, Leatherhead, Surrey KT22 8RY

Exact working hours: 1265 per annum

Any further details: Interview date Friday 5th May 2017

About the Role

Woodlands is an outstanding special school for pupils aged 2-19 who have severe or profound learning difficulties. We pride ourselves on having a happy working environment where staff have high aspirations for the learning and safeguarding of all of our pupils. The successful candidate will share this commitment. 

We are looking for a teacher with knowledge, experience or an interest in special education. Applications are welcome from teachers with primary or secondary experience, who are able to teach a wide range of subjects to pupils at the earliest levels of learning. 

It is likely that the successful candidate will have recent, relevant experience of working with young people with severe learning difficulties, physical or sensory impairment, behavioural difficulties or autism. Applications from teachers with an interest or experience in teaching pupils with profound and complex needs, or ASD would be particularly welcomed.

This role would suit a candidate at any stage in their career as a comprehensive induction and training package will be provided. We would welcome applications from:

  • NQTs
  • Experienced teachers
  • Teachers who feel that they have the skills and experience in a SEND setting to be awarded a TLR
  • Teachers currently working in mainstream schools who are keen to pursue a career in special education

If you feel that you have the passion, drive and enthusiasm to join the Woodlands team, then we look forward to hearing from you.

Additional Information

Please note that this vacancy is not part of Surrey County Council, we are advertising this on behalf of a partnership organisation.

Equal Opportunities

Woodlands School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful candidate.