Are you able to
work successfully with boys who have complex neurodevelopment disorders such as
ADHD / FASD / PDA / PTSD / ODD /Sp.LD / ASD or developmental delay?
Can you keep your
head in a crisis?
Can you empathise
with chronic social difficulties, and yet keep firm professional boundaries?
Can you maintain
professional boundaries whilst working very closely with one child, and his
If so, we would
like to hear from you!
The post is offered on a permanent basis subject
to a suitable probation period being completed. It may be of interest to a new
graduate who is considering a career in education, or to an experienced person
looking for an interesting career change.
The work will involve working alongside children
throughout the school day, to ensure that they can participate in all learning
situations and in the wider life of the school, including “after school” clubs
There will be a requirement to uphold all
safeguarding procedures and school internal recording processes, to participate
in multi-agency meeting, and to make written reports to a good standard of
The post will be for 32.5 hours per week, term time only.
Occasional overtime hours by negotiation.
Salary is Grade 6 | Scale Point 12 £24,684 FTE
(Actual Salary £18,638 pro rata’d, depending on qualifications and experience).
Working hours between 8.30 and 15.30 Monday to
Friday, during school term dates.
A full, clean driving licence is preferred but
Job Description, Person Specification and
Application Forms can be downloaded from the school website: https://www.polygon.southampton.sch.uk/vacancies/
or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date for
applications is 12:00 Noon on Monday 19th June 2023.
Interviews will be held
on Friday 23rd June 2023. (Candidates
are advised to keep this date free)
The Polygon School
is a specialist school that supports, educates and helps to make a difference
to the lives of 72 young men with social, emotional and mental health issues.
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