Teacher of Humanities
(with an RE & History focus)
We are seeking a talented and committed person to teach Humanities within a mixed setting of 5-day residential special school. You will be teaching Key Stages 3 & 4.
The young people who attend our school have encountered significant difficulties within mainstream education, and are in receipt of an Education, Health & Care Plan (EHCP) for a range of complex needs, including Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH), challenging behaviours, Moderate Learning Difficulties, and Attachment-based needs as well as young people who have an Autistic Spectrum Condition (ASC).
Situated on the A272 and the A23 intersection at Bolney, West Sussex, the school has an established and very successful reputation, achieving numerous outstanding and good Ofsted inspection judgements for educational and care provisions over the last decade. After a difficult period, the school is now moving forward at pace and is looking for the right person to join us on our journey back to Outstanding.
As a teacher you will have responsibility for teaching and learning in Humanities, ensuring that all young people make at least good progress through exciting, engaging and challenging teaching.
Other responsibilities include maintaining and developing your subject that meets the national curriculum in a way that meets pupils needs, the Ofsted framework, and provides enrichment and sound pedagogical practice; Tracking and analysing data / results, in a way that will inform planning at a pupil, subject, and whole school level.
The role will also encompass ensuring that pupils have the opportunity to access a range of examinations or externally accredited courses in the subjects that you are appointed to teach.
This role is subject to receipt of two exemplary employment references, one of which must be from your current employer, health clearance and an enhanced DBS check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.
Candidates are invited to apply for this role by completing our Employment Application Form which can be found on our website, www.farneyclose.co.uk or by contacting Vanessa Cowle, HR Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This is a Full-time role, Monday to Friday, during term time with the requirement to undertake some work during school holidays. Salary: depending on skills and experience, demonstrable experience and qualifications.
Closing date is Friday 7th January 2022.
Farney Close is committed to equality and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. We reserve the right to interview outstanding candidates as they apply so an early application is advised.