Position: Specialist Teacher - English, Maths and ICT
Location: Wigan, Greater Manchester
Salary: £25,562 - £27,607 depending on experience, qualifications and training
Contract Type: Permanent, full-time
Start Date: February 2021, or as soon as possible
The school are a multi-sited company with each school registered separately with the Department for Education as an Independent School. They specialise in teaching students whom may present challenging behaviours or are not suited to mainstream education for various reasons, including poor mental health. They offer an alternative curriculum to meet the needs of each student on an individual basis. Each of the schools have a maximum of 35 students.
Students within the schools are usually divided into:
Key Stage 3: Years 7- 9 (age 11-14)
Key Stage 4: Years 10 and 11 (ages 14-16)
The school is a fast-paced, flexible thinking company that relies on empathy, commitment and compassion to ensure our students receive the best education they can by taking considered steps to break down long standing barriers to education. They are looking for individuals to join them who thrive on the opportunity to make a difference to others, are passionate about learning and display a willingness to grow.
To be the Specialist Teacher on the school site, with particular focus on:
Improving the standards of English, Maths and ICT in both staff and students
To contribute to the achievement of excellence in educational standards and lead by example
To promote and safeguard the welfare of students in accordance with the school curriculum and associated standards and criteria
The core function is to lead on all aspects of English, Maths and ICT teaching, learning and assessment
Applicants must have:
PGCE or equivalent
Level 2 Maths and English or equivalent
A degree or equivalent subject specific qualification, preferably in English, Maths or ICT
In return, they offer:
Fantastic CPD opportunities
30 days annual leave plus bank holidays
Vision for Education are committed to safeguarding children and young people. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.
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