Class Teacher

Dean Healthcare South West
Bristol, UK
15 Oct 2019
11 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Specialist Class Teacher, Thornbury

Salary: £26,224 to £28,400 per annum, dependent on relevant experience and qualifications

Hours: 40 per week working 8:30 to 17:00, Monday to Friday

This innovative residential school provides a holistic and therapeutic education for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities using the principles of the Steiner Waldorf curriculum. If you are ready for an alternative way of educating, and looking to truly meet the needs of children and young people, this role may well be for you.

Role and responsibilities:
  • Identify specific individual needs and interests of your students
  • Plan and deliver an appropriate curriculum to all pupils in your class, following the ethos of the school, making the most of the site and resources
  • Provide effective teaching and a therapeutic, safe, stimulating and supportive learning environment
  • Encourage pupils to build positive and appropriate relationships with peers and adults
  • Facilitate learning in a wide range of settings, including the classroom, craft sessions, swimming and outdoor break times
  • Plan for and manage occurrences of challenging behaviour (in line with individual student plans)

Benefits for you:
  • 11 weeks annual leave a year
  • Monday-Friday working
  • Extensive induction programme
  • Comprehensive ongoing training and development

It is essential you have:
  • Experience working as a teacher within either an SEN or mainstream educational setting
  • Educated to degree level in a relevant subject
  • Waldorf qualification/experience and/or willingness to learn and incorporate in practice
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Driving licence desirable - due to location

For more information and to apply, please call Bee Rebley on 07947735842 or simply upload your CV and click APPLY


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