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Woodlands School

Vacancy for a PMLD or SLD Teacher for September 2020

 

We are looking for innovative and enthusiastic teachers to join our dedicated team. Woodlands is an outstanding (Ofsted 2016) secondary special school. The school is committed to the provision of high quality education for young people aged between 11- 19 with severe, profound and complex learning needs.

 

We are looking for people who:

  • Have experience in working with children with Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties and Complex Needs or Severe Learning Difficulties.
  • Are outstanding practitioners with a commitment to raising standards
  • Have desire to learn and thrive when faced with new challenges
  • Have good organisational and communication skills
  • Work well as part of a team
  • Are emotionally resilient and a reflective practitioner  
  • Have enthusiasm, energy and creativity

 

Woodlands can offer:

  • Fantastic students who enjoy school, are keen to learn and are proud to attend Woodlands
  • A senior leadership who are innovative, driven and focused on teaching and learning.
  • A hardworking, friendly and supportive staff team
  • A comprehensive induction and CPD programme 
  • A strong and committed governing body
  • Opportunities for development as a leader

 

If you have any further enquiries please contact Mrs Debbie Foolkes on 01582 572880. Please email completed applications to:

 

debbie.foolkes@woodlands.luton.sch.uk

 

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged as is a visit to our website: www.woodlands.luton.sch.uk and The Official Woodlands Secondary School Facebook page.

 

 

Please be aware that, at Woodlands, we take Safeguarding children very seriously and checking the appropriateness of potential staff to work with children is a routine part of our recruitment process.

 

Teaching Assistants 

 

Experience is not necessary but we look for people with energy, enthusiasm and a positive attitude. Every day is different so we need people who are resilient and work well as part of a team.

 

For applicants with substantial experience we could offer a TA Level 2 or TA Level 3 position.

 

Applicants will be invited to spend a day in school. The day will be spent in three classes and will cover the range of students we have in the school. This is your opportunity to experience the role of a teaching assistant in a special school but also for our staff to evaluate how you work with students across the age and ability ranges.

 

The next stage of the process is a formal interview and if you are successful the offer of a job subject to satisfactory references.

 

Please be aware that, at Woodlands, we take Safeguarding children very seriously and checking the appropriateness of potential staff to work with children is a routine part of our recruitment process.

 

Closing date - Monday 24th February 2020

Visits to the school - Week beginning 24th February 2020

Interviews - Week beginning 2nd March

Midday Supervisory Assistants

for Spring Term 2020

We are looking to recruit MDSAs to support in classes over the lunchtime period (11.45 - 14.00 Monday - Friday). The role involves supporting students over lunchtime, playground duty and supporting with personal care.

 

If you are interested please see the job description and complete the application in the section below. 

 

Please be aware that at Woodlands, we take Safeguarding children very seriously. Checking the appropriateness of potential staff to work with children is a routine part of our recruitment process.

 

Closing Date: Friday 10th January 2020

Visits to the school: Week beginning 13th January 2020

Interviews: Week beginning 20th January 2020

Application Pack for Midday Supervisory Assistants

We also advertise our vacancies on mynewterm.com

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