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
- 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,
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.
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
Lodge School provides education for pupils aged 10 to 19 from 32 local
authorities. The provision is for students :
have speech, language and communication needs (SLCN)
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.
An Application Form, Job Description and
Person Specification can be downloaded below. Alternatively, these can be downloaded from the
school’s website: www.oaklodge.wandsworth.sch.uk.
Applications should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: Thursday 16th February 2023
Interviews will be on Thursday 2nd March 2023
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
Please note CVs are not accepted.
Oak Lodge School
101 Nightingale Lane,
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