About the job
Contract Type - Permanent, Term Time only.
Working Pattern – Full Time
Closing Date for applications – Tuesday 20th April 2021 at 5pm
Interviews – Tuesday 11th and Wednesday 12th May 2021.
Start Date – September 2021 Main Pay scale plus SEN Allowance
Do you enjoy the challenge of teaching children and young people who have special educational needs?
Do you have passion, enthusiasm and expertise to teach children and young people to reach their potential?
Set in over 20 acres of stunning countryside, Welburn Hall School is situated in the market town of Kirkbymoorside; nestled on the edge of the North York Moors National Park. With dedicated staff, fantastic facilities and beautiful buildings, we create a calm and inspiring place to learn, live and work.
A North Yorkshire County Council maintained special school, we have a strong reputation for excellence; offering a dynamic, innovative and unique learning journey for pupils aged 8 to 19 years, with a wide range of physical disabilities or learning difficulties.
Welburn Hall also boasts a vibrant and successful residential 6th Form College, catering for young people between the ages of 16 and 19. Our aim is to ensure all pupils and students have the opportunities they need to reach their full potential for academic achievement, independence and personal development. We pride ourselves in being a warm and friendly school; our staff are our greatest resource and are highly valued for the contribution and difference they make to the lives of our pupils. Our ethos and core values of respect, perseverance and excellence support this model and are lived out in the daily work of the school.
You will have the enthusiasm and resilience to work with children and young people who have a wide variety of needs including:
- Autistic spectrum disorder.
- Moderate and severe learning difficulties
- Profound and multiple learning difficulties
We can offer you:
• A happy and friendly special school, fostering an inclusive and nurturing environment in which to inspire and motivate our children.
• Significant levels of support from a staff team who is experienced, committed and passionate about our school.
• An opportunity to see the potential that exists here, with clear support given and an opportunity to make a difference that is life changing and rewarding.
• Children and young people who will make you proud to be their Teacher.
ability to teach more than one subject, and demonstrate a proven successful
track record in a comparable SEND setting, will be advantageous.
Primary or Secondary trained candidates may apply this includes those teachers that are specialist’s in their subject matter.
The post will be 1.0 FTE and there are 2 posts available.
If you would like to visit the school this can be arranged for Friday 16th April 2021 obviously we can’t conduct a visit as we would normally but can do a socially distanced visit around the grounds. Please call 01751 431218 after Tuesday 23th March 2021 to make an appointment
Enhanced Level DBS Disclosure, suitable references and medical clearances are required for appointment to this post. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
How to Apply - See below for a detailed Job description, Person specification and Application Form. Completed applications to be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or posted to Welburn Hall School, Kirkbymoorside, York, YO62 7HQ