Job Vacancies

Headteacher: Mr Adam Shelley MEd, BSc Hons, PGCE, NPQH

 

Teaching Vacancies

Temporary SEN Teacher - Closing Date: 12.00pm Friday 3 February 2023

SEN TEACHER

0.6 TEMPORARY UNTIL 31 AUGUST 2023

Required as soon as possible. A well-qualified and successful classroom practitioner to teach a small group of year 8 SEND students with complex needs. The successful candidate will teach a range of subjects and will liaise with mainstream classroom teachers to ensure that the national curriculum is followed. The school is adopting a therapeutic approach to behaviour management. This post is funded by County and is temporary until 31 August 2023.

We are an outwardly facing school in a beautiful part of the country on the Jurassic Coast, and have strong links with our local community as a Rights Respecting Gold School.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.

Should you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact Bryan Glover, SENDCO, gloverjb@colfox.dorset.sch.uk or 01308 422291.

An application form and details can also be downloaded from either the school website: www.colfox.org or you can apply online at https://jobs.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/ Completed application forms should be emailed to the Headteacher’s PA, Amanda Tuck a.tuck@colfox.dorset.sch.uk

Closing Date: 12.00pm Friday 3 February 2023

Interview Date: week beginning Monday 6 February 2023

Post to Start: as soon as possible

If you do not hear from us by Thursday 9 February 2023 then unfortunately, on this occasion, your application has not been successful.

Keep Children Safe in Education

The Minerva Learning Trust will conduct online searches of shortlisted candidates. This check will be part of a safeguarding check, and the search will purely be based on whether an individual is suitable to work with children. As care must be taken to avoid unconscious bias and any risk of discrimination a person who will not be on the appointment panel will conduct the search and will only share information if and when findings are relevant and of concern.

The Minerva Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and all successful applicants will be vetted through a DBS check.

Cover Supervisor - CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 12.00pm Monday 6 February 2023

We require an enthusiastic and flexible person to join our committed team of support staff. The successful candidate will primarily be required to provide learning and behaviour support to small groups of students and supervise full classes while students continue with work set by a teacher during a short-term absence.

However, we are also keen to recruit a colleague who can provide flexible support in a wider range of roles and other duties could include supporting our Learning Resource Centre, creating resources in reprographics, contributing to school displays or supporting a subject they have specific skills or interests in. We are very welcome to hear candidates own ideas regarding skills they could offer during times when cover supervision is not required.

Qualities required are firmness and patience, flexibility, good communication skills and the ability to relate to young people! Applicants should be literate and numerate with an education standard equating to GCSE Grade C in English and Maths, or equivalent NVQ level 2 or 3, or BTEC in Learning Support.

This is a great time to join our school as we have recently established a multi-academy trust with three of our feeder primary schools and there might be opportunities to work closely with these schools. Results across the school at GCSE and A2 were very strong in both attainment and progress.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Details and an application form can also be found on the school website www.colfox.dorset.org or you can apply directly at https://jobs.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/

Should you would like to discuss the role in more detail, or even arrange a tour of the school please contact the Headteacher’s PA, Amanda Tuck a.tuck@colfox.dorset.sch.uk

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 12.00pm Monday 6 February 2023

If you have not heard from us by Friday 10 February 2023, unfortunately, on this occasion, your application has been unsuccessful.

Keep Children Safe in Education

The Minerva Learning Trust will conduct online searches of shortlisted candidates.  This check will be part of a safeguarding check, and the search will purely be based on whether an individual is suitable to work with children.  As care must be taken to avoid unconscious bias and any risk of discrimination a person who will not be on the appointment panel will conduct the search and will only share information if and when findings are relevant and of concern.

The Minerva Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and all successful applicants will be vetted through a DBS check

Job Description 

Cover Teacher - Closing Date: Tuesday 21 February 2023

CASUAL SUPPLY TEACHERS REQUIRED

M1-M6 (£22.36-£30.99 per hour)

We require enthusiastic and flexible cover teachers to assist with the cover of lessons. You will be required to supervise full classes while students continue with work set by a teacher during a short-term absence. Whole days, half days and one off hours will be available.

Qualities required are firmness and patience, flexibility, good communication skills and the ability to relate to young people! Applicants should be literate and numerate with an education standard equating to GCSE Grade C in English and Maths, or equivalent NVQ level 2 or 3, or BTEC in Learning Support.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Details and an application form can also be found on the school website www.colfox.dorset.org or you can apply directly at https://jobs.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/

If you would like to discuss the role in more detail, or even arrange a tour of the school please contact the Cover Supervisor Joe Manning manningj@colfox.dorset.sch.uk

Closing Date: Tuesday 21 February 2023

Post to Start: ASAP

Keep Children Safe in Education

The Minerva Learning Trust will conduct online searches of shortlisted candidates. This check will be part of a safeguarding check, and the search will purely be based on whether an individual is suitable to work with children. As care must be taken to avoid unconscious bias and any risk of discrimination a person who will not be on the appointment panel will conduct the search and will only share information if and when findings are relevant and of concern.

The Minerva Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and all successful applicants will be vetted through a DBS check.

HLTA Forest School - Closing Date: 12.00pm Tuesday 21 February 2023

SEND HIGHER LEVEL TEACHING ASSISTANT (HLTA)

24 hours per week-4 days (term time only plus 2 non student days).

Permanent Post Grade (SCP 19-25) £14.44-£16.60 per hour

We are looking for an HLTA with a specialism in Forest School or behaviour management to join our successful and vibrant SEND department. The department is committed to supporting a wide range of needs to enable students to achieve and be successful at school. We are now looking to recruit an HLTA to develop and implement outdoor learning for SEN students in order to support a variety of needs including SEMH, C&I, and medical.

The main responsibilities for the job will include:

- Planning, preparing and delivering outdoor learning to small groups of students.

- Selection and preparation of teaching resources that meet the range of the pupils’ needs and interests.

- Liaising with class teachers as appropriate.

- Liaising with parents and other agencies as appropriate.

- Delivering interventions to support behaviour management.

Other duties will include:

- Providing specialised and individualised support to students with SEND within mainstream lessons and within the SEN department.

- Contributing towards meeting the SEN statutory requirements for our students

Candidates should be able to demonstrate experience in working with young people with SEN and a desire to see young people achieve their potential. Due to the nature of this post, an HLTA status or equivalent is essential Experience/training in Forest School or within alternative provision will be beneficial.

An application form and details can also be downloaded from either the school website: www.colfox.org or you can apply online at https://jobs.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/  Completed application forms should be emailed to the Headteacher’s PA, Amanda Tuck a.tuck@colfox.dorset.sch.uk

To discuss the vacancy further or if you have any queries please contact Bryan Glover SENCO or Claire Baker Assistant SENCO on 01308 422291.

Closing Date: 12.00pm Tuesday 21 February 2023

Interview Date: TBC

Post to Start: ASAP

If you do not hear from us by Friday 24 February 2023 then unfortunately, on this occasion, your application has not been successful.

Keep Children Safe in Education

The Minerva Learning Trust will conduct online searches of shortlisted candidates. This check will be part of a safeguarding check, and the search will purely be based on whether an individual is suitable to work with children. As care must be taken to avoid unconscious bias and any risk of discrimination a person who will not be on the appointment panel will conduct the search and will only share information if and when findings are relevant and of concern.

The Minerva Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and all successful applicants will be vetted through a DBS check.