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Special Needs Teacher - Science Lead - Full-time - Special Needs Position

Special Needs Teacher - Science Lead - Full-time - Special Needs Position

Posted 15 November 2020 by Aggregator Network
Pay: Main Pay Range / Upper Pay

Start Date: 1 January 2020

Are you a Science Specialist interested
in working in a Special School? Do you want to teach in a welcoming, joyful
school community, with a supportive network of expert colleagues? Do you share
our passion and determination to unlock the potential in every pupil?

Then we have the ideal teaching
role for you!

We are looking for a motivated and
enthusiastic Teacher to join our highly skilled team, making a difference to
our pupils with profound, severe and complex needs in our Subject-Led Learning

Experience of working in a special
needs setting and teaching pupils with ASD as well as learning difficulties is
desirable, but not essential. If you work in a mainstream setting and are
curious about Special Needs Schools, you are welcome to contact us to find out

At Meadowfield we work hard to
ensure that all of our pupils make excellent progress, and we continually seek
to improve the wellbeing of both pupils and staff. Now is an exciting time to
join our Outstanding school as we expand to better meet the demand for special
school places in Swale. We are incredibly proud our latest Ofsted report.
Ofsted recognise that relationships between our staff and pupils are
exceptionally positive, and we are delighted that our pupils told inspectors
they are very happy at the school and really enjoy their lessons.

We encourage all of our employees
to further their career development and we respect initiative and ambition. We
are committed to performance management, staff training, coaching, mentoring
and peer support.

If you are appointed to a teaching
role with us, we guarantee that you will be well supported. You will receive a
structured process of induction and will benefit from the collective support of
an experienced network of colleagues.

From all staff we expect
commitment to the school and a desire to improve and excel. Further information
about the responsibilities of the role can be found by visiting our website.

Meadowfield School is committed to
safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils. This post is subject to
references, a medical check and an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the
Disclosure and Barring Service.

Please apply via the button
below.. C.V.s will not be considered.

Unfortunately, due to Covid
measures, we are unable to offer school visits. Please visit our website, where
you can find video tours. For more information, contact our HR Team via phone

Due to the conditions and complex
needs of the pupils at Meadowfield School, continuity and consistency of
support is paramount and therefore candidates for all positions will need to
commit to the full working hours of the post.

Closing Date: 20/11/2020 at 08:00

Interviews: 23 November 2020

Information about the school

Meadowfield School is an
outstanding special school located in Sittingbourne. To find out more about the
School environment and ethos, please take a look at our website, including the
Working Here pages, where you can find more information, including school

Our School Values are very
important to us. We are extremely proud of our enthusiastic staff, who work
hard to ensure that pupils and colleagues are safe and happy, and we look
forward to welcoming you!

We serve pupils with profound, severe
and complex needs, including autism. The school is comprised of: - Early Years
- which includes our Observation and Assessment Nursery called Honey Bees and
Reception classes, - IMPACTS classes - for pupils with Profound and Multiple
Learning Difficulties, - Extended IMPACTS classes - for pupils who benefit from
a more individual-led curriculum, - Subject Led classes - for pupils who
benefit from a more academic curriculum - 6th Form - preparing pupils for their
next steps

We currently serve pupils from the
ages of three to nineteen, and pupil numbers are set to increase rapidly over
the next year and beyond as we add more classes.

If you cannot see any vacancies
that you wish to apply for right now, do go to the School Vacancies tab on the
school profile page and click 'Register my Interest' to receive emails whenever
we post new jobs.

The Meadowfield Inclusion
Development and Support (MIDAS) Centre is our highly regarded inclusion and
outreach service which successfully supports over 60 schools and 70 settings
across Swale, increasing capacity to meet the needs of pupils with additional

Across the school we have over 240
members of staff ranging from class based support staff, teachers, the
Inclusion Team, Office and Admin Staff, Site Staff, ICT Department as well as
our Leadership and Management Team.

Our School and all its personnel
are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This
post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and
Barring Service.


Reference: 41381248

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