• Location: Penarth / Llandough,
  • Subject: Teacher
  • Hours: Not Specified
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary Type: Annual
  • Salary Range: £20,000.00 - £25,000.00
  • Language: English

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Unqualified Teacher/Mechanics Tutor - Ysgol y Deri (Derw Newydd)

Unqualified Teacher/Mechanics Tutor - Ysgol y Deri (Derw Newydd)

Vale of Glamorgan Council
About us
Do you want to be part of an exciting period of growth in a forward thinking an innovative school?

Due to expansion, Derw Newydd centre Ysgol Y Deri are interested in recruiting dynamic and energising tutors to join our amazing team. We believe school should be unmissable. We focus on inspiring change within our pupils to ensure their successful future.

A strong understanding of the needs of learners with social,emotional and mental health needs along with a proven track record in working with pupils who have significant trauma and attachment issues resulting in disengagement and exclusion is essential.

You will be expected to plan and deliver high quality teaching, learning and assessment in line with ESTYN requirements. You will be responsible for the delivery of our construction curriculum in small group sizes, 11 - 16-year olds, who are with us due to either having been or are at risk of being excluded from mainstream education, who are school phobic or are classed as vulnerable or who require a more practical approachtowards their education.

The successful candidate will be able to deliver the level 1 and Level 2 Mechanical Skills qualifications.

This post will be based at our secondary provision in a brand-new facility in Barry. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a team who are developing approaches and provision for pupils who have been disengaged and excluded from other schools.
About the Role
Post Reference (to be used on application form): YYD-UTEACH

Pay Details: Unqualified teacher scale £19,412 - £30,700 +SEN allowance. Grade TBC depending on previous experience.

Hours of Work / Weeks per year / Working Pattern: Full Time (Monday- Friday 8.30pm - 3.30pm)

Main Place of Work: Derw Newydd - Barry

About you
You will need:

We are looking for someone who truly wants to make a difference to young people's lives; someone willing to be the difference. Someone who wants to help our students fulfil their potential by giving them a chance to change; someone humble, yet confident, enthusiastic yet understands the need for boundaries. Our values are kindness, curiosity and change, for both pupils and staff. Can you be an extraordinary role model at Derw Newydd Ysgol Y Deri.

The successful candidate will have excellent classroom practice, including use of ICT, high expectations of pupil engagement and achievements and a willingness to work as part of a dedicated team that is committed to providing the very best opportunities for all of our pupils.

You will have an understanding of trauma and attachment difficulties and be effective in working with pupils who display these. We offer specialist training and development from our therapy teams in areas such as communication, emotional regulation, attachment & trauma and Positive Behaviour Support.

You will be required to have an enhanced and barred DBS for both Child and Adult and be registered with EWC.
How to apply
For further information, contact: Viv Burbidge-Smith

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