Class Teacher including a Teaching & Learning Responsibility Allowance (TLR) post of Head of Lower School Department (Primary) – Deputy Lead for Curriculum)

(Main Pay Scale / Upper Pay Scale - (negotiable depending on experience) SEN allowance (Teaching & Learning Responsibility allowance of £5194 per annum))
Location: Dysart School, Surbiton, KT6 6HJ Hours: Full time (non-negotiable), Permanent, From Easter 2020 or sooner

Closing Date: 03/02/2020


Job Description

Head Of Department – Job Description

Person Specification

Experience of working with pupils with SEN is essential.  It is imperative that you have high expectations, a sense of humour, a love of challenge and a determination to make a difference to the lives of our fantastic children.

Further Information

Dysart School is part of Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust (OHC & AT) who are a family of education providers operating out of sites at Carshalton, Hackbridge, Camberwell, New Malden, Hillingdon, Kingston, Croydon and Uxbridge. OHC & AT provides a stimulating yet safe learning environment enabling each pupil/student to achieve to their maximum potential whilst managing their specialist and complex physical, health and learning needs.

Dysart is a vibrant and Ofsted-rated outstanding school for pupils between the ages of 4-19 who have severe and complex learning disabilities, including Autistic Spectrum Conditions.  Our vision places our learners and their families at the heart of everything we do.  If you believe that pupils with SEN have an entitlement to engaging and exciting schooling, and that teachers have a critical role in enriching the lives of young people, then we want to hear from you.

The school is committed to a multi-disciplinary approach to meeting pupils’ needs, and promotes high quality professional development for all staff.

Application Guidance

To discuss the post further, please email the Principal on ledser@dysartschool.org or the Acting Vice Principal on dtoogood@dysart-school.org

Completed application forms must be submitted to apply for this position, CV’s are not accepted. 

Please email your applications to: recruitment-dysart@dysartschool.org

Closing date:  3rd February 2020 at 4pm

Interviews:  11th February 2020

OHC&AT are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

You are rightly proud of your work around pupil wellbeing, and ensuring pupils are ready for learning.  This has enabled you to establish a calm and purposeful learning environment for pupils with considerable needs.

Ofsted 2019

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