• Location: Cardiff,
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary Type: Annual
  • Salary Range: £30,000.00 - £35,000.00
  • Language: English
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Cardiff Council

Salary: Prif Ystod Cyflog - £30,742 - £42,466

About The Service
Salary: Main Pay Scale - Upper Pay Scale (£30,742 - £47,340) + ALN (£2,585 - £5,098)

Bryn y Deryn is a KS4 Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) for 90 learners who have behavioural, emotional and social needs and a centre for those that have Mental Health and Social needs.

Bryn y Deryn has an excellent reputation and works tirelessly to improve the achieving and wellbeing of learners.

The PRU is moving to Lawrenny Avenue, Leckwith and the post will be based there.
About the job
To coordinate and teach GCSE Maths (including Entry Level), and to deliver other associated duties (e.g. Skills, PSE, wellbeing) including a pastoral role as are reasonably assigned by the Head Teacher.
What We Are Looking For From You
We are looking for a dedicated, resilient and talented teacher who will work as part of our team. They should have previous experience of working with learners with very challenging behaviour and or mental health problems and be able to empathise with learners' difficulties.

This is an opportunity for persons with empathy, energy, commitment and enthusiasm to make a positive impact to the school and the lives of young people.
Additional information
This post has a requirement for registration with the Education Workforce Council.

This post is subject to Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced checks.

Safeguarding and Child Protection are key priorities for the Council. We aim to support children and vulnerable adults to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. Our services and schools are committed to ensuring the safety and protection of all children and vulnerable adults, and will take action to safeguard their well-being, and acknowledge that children and vulnerable adults have a right to protection. This is supported in the general ethos of the Council and all schools.

These vacancies are suitable for post share.

We welcome applications in both English and Welsh. Applications received in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than English applications.

Please note the Council does not accept CV's. When completing the supporting information section of your application, please ensure you refer to the below located on our website :

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