Hours: Full or part-time considered
Date: January 2023
Due to the expansion of our service, an opportunity has arisen at Wandsworth
Hospital and Home Tuition Service (HHTS) for a suitably qualified and experienced
Humanities/English Teacher to join our team in delivering high quality teaching
across all sectors of our ‘Outstanding’ provision.
We require an
enthusiastic and dynamic teacher who would like to broaden their experience in
working with vulnerable young people in a Hospital Schools/medical PRU and
within the community.
comprised of the St George’s Hospital classroom and four classrooms within the
CAMHS Campus at Springfield University Hospital; Tooting- Aquarius Acute
Adolescent Psychiatric Unit, Wisteria Adolescent Eating Disorders Unit and
Corner House National Deaf Unit. The
Service also supports children with medical needs and mental health issues in
their homes, mainstream schools and local community.
Ofsted rated HHTS
as ‘Outstanding’ once again in 2018. We are committed to
maximising access to education for children and young people who have medical
needs or mental health issues that result in inpatient admission or recurring
absences from school.
Under the guidance of the senior leadership team, you
will be required to organise,
deliver and evaluate learning for children and young people who are inpatients
in either hospital, or are too unwell to attend school. Our students present
with a range of educational needs and abilities, including those with AEN and very
high levels of achievement. The range of children require teachers
with excellent subject knowledge and a love of their subject. This role incorporates
a balance of class teaching in the hospital classrooms and 1:1 teaching in the
community. The successful candidate will be supported by both our current part
time Humanities teacher and our English Lead teacher.
provision is staffed with highly qualified and innovative teachers and support
staff, and you will work in partnership with the multidisciplinary
team within the hospital. You must be willing to work flexibly in a challenging
yet rewarding, supportive and creative environment.
opportunity to work in a unique, dynamic, successful and forward-facing service;
supported by talented committed and conscientious colleagues.
levels of support, supervision and personalised continued professional
development while ensuring teachers have professional autonomy in their
excellent environment in which to further develop your skills with
innovative opportunities for professional development
applications from teachers who have the following:
- a proven ability to teach Humanities subjects, including
supporting students at A Level
of successful outcomes for pupils with SEN and high achieving students
outstanding teaching record
- the ability to plan and deliver outstanding teaching
and learning for both individuals and small groups with high quality
outcomes for all pupils
- the ability to liaise effectively with
stakeholders (schools, health, other agencies and parents)
- an ability to teach English as a second subject
of working with students with mental health needs would be of added benefit.
Please contact the school if you have any queries by
telephone: 020 3513 6103 or
by Email: email@example.com
Application Form, Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded
Alternatively, these can be found from
our website https://www.hhts.wandsworth.sch.uk/about-us/vacancies
completed applications to firstname.lastname@example.org
date: Thursday 6th October 2022
will be held: Week commencing 10th October 2022
committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people
and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this
We are committed to making our recruitment practices
as inclusive as possible for everyone. We welcome applicants from all
backgrounds and communities. We are committed to promoting equality and
diversity and developing a culture that values differences, recognising that
employees from a variety of backgrounds bring important and positive contributions
to the workplace and can improve the way we deliver services. We are proud to
be a Disability Confident employer.
This post is subject to an enhanced
Please note that we do not accept CVs.
Hospital and Home Tuition Service
(HHTS) Medical PRU
Number 5, Springfield University Hospital
Glenburnie Road, Tooting, SW17 7DJ
Tel: 020 3513 6103
Headteacher: Tara Bell