• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    21 June 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    10 June 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Leadership, SEN specialist
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
MPS plus TLR2 £4,785 and SEN Point 1 £2,270

Job summary

 Head of Physically Disabled Resource 
Kennet School 
Salary: MPS plus TLR2 £4,785 and SEN Point 1 £2,270 
Required for September 2021, an enthusiastic and committed teacher to be Teacher in Charge of the Physically Disabled Resource. The Resource is an important feature of Kennet School and currently there are 18 children attached but integrated fully into the main school. The pupils all have an EHCP where their primary need is physical; a number have additional medical, learning, sensory or emotional needs. 

This challenging but rewarding post will involve leadership and management of the Resource budget and staff and working successfully with mainstream staff to monitor and promote the achievement and wellbeing of the PD Resource pupils. In addition, there will be a small amount of teaching in the main school. 

The Resource employs a range of staff from Assistant Teacher to Welfare and Teaching Assistants, supported by a range of external professionals. 

To Apply: The easiest way to apply is by accessing the role on www.TES.com and clicking the ‘Quick Apply’ button. Alternatively, you can download our application form from the ‘Vacancies’ section of our website and send your completed document to office@kennetschool.co.uk. 

Closing Date: Monday, 21 June 2021 (9am)
Interview Date: Monday, 28 June 2021 

Kennet School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment, including being subject to a full DBS check. 

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
School size
1797 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

About Kennet School

Kennet is a dynamic and ambitious 11-18 comprehensive school which opened in September 1957. The school has grown over the last 60 years, both in terms of size and success. We currently have approximately 1,780 pupils on roll including strong numbers in the Sixth Form at around 350 pupils. We were judged by Ofsted to be Outstanding in May 2016 and have accumulated a number of awards including Arts Mark Platinum, Exceptional Schools Award, NACE Challenge Award and Investors in Careers. We are currently working on the Sandwell Well-Being Charter Mark focusing on the mental health and well-being of our whole organisation. 

School location

Stoney Lane, Thatcham, Berkshire, RG19 4LL

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