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English Teacher

Oak Lodge School, London, SW12 8NA

This job expired on 4 December 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Start date details

    To start Easter or earlier if possible

  • Closing date

    4 December 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    17 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 2, Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS Pay Scale 1-6 £34,502 - £44,756 (FTE) SEN £2,384 – 4,703

What skills and experience we're looking for

You will be part of an innovative team committed to developing language and literacy skills and to raising the achievements of all our pupils. Support will be given by a well-established Communication Team.

The successful applicant will:

  • have a sound understanding of the impact of deafness and speech, language and communication needs on learning and how to assess, plan and differentiate to account for this;
  • have a commitment to collaborative working in developing an outward facing school;
  • have a good working knowledge of the schools progress data systems and a sound understanding in applying these to classroom pedagogy;
  • be an outstanding classroom practitioner
  • have excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to promote effective, inclusive education;

What the school offers its staff

Oak Lodge is a mixed maintained regional day and residential school in the London Borough of Wandsworth. It is situated near to both Wandsworth and Clapham commons with good transport links. Parking is available on-site.

Oak Lodge School provides education for pupils aged 10 to 19 from 32 local authorities. The provision is for students :

  • Who are D/deaf
  • Who have speech, language and communication needs (SLCN)

(The term D/deaf is used throughout education and research to describe students who are Deaf (British Sign Language users) and deaf (who are hard of hearing and tend to communicate more orally).

The school follows a student-centred Translanguaging approach to communication. You will have the opportunity to work in a vibrant and innovative learning community which promotes the highest standards and is at the forefront of special education.

We are an inclusive school where every student and member of staff is valued highly. Pupils are enthusiastic and friendly and enjoy a varied academic and vocational curriculum.

Further details about the role

Please note CVs are not accepted.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

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About Oak Lodge School

School type
Special school, ages 10 to 19
School size
87 pupils enrolled
Age range
10 to 19

Oak Lodge School is a mixed maintained regional day and residential school in the London Borough of Wandsworth. Oak Lodge School provides education for pupils aged 10 to 19 from 32 local authorities. The provision is for students : • Who are D/deaf • Who have speech, language and communication needs (SLCN) (The term D/deaf is used throughout education and research to describe students who are Deaf (British Sign Language users) and deaf (who are hard of hearing and tend to communicate more orally). The school follows a student-centred multi-modal approach to communication. You will have the opportunity to work in a vibrant and innovative learning community which promotes the highest standards and is at the forefront of special education.

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