Outreach Teacher Ladywood School, Bolton, Lancashire

Job description

Ladywood School is a primary special school for pupils with complex learning difficulties. There are currently 136 pupils on roll. Ladywood is designated as a National Teaching School and is commissioned by Bolton LA to offer an Outreach Service to all mainstream schools. This service supports approx. 1000 children and young people with SEND across Bolton schools.

Ladywood has been judged as an outstanding school by OFSTED on 3 consecutive occasions, most recently in January 2016.

‘Ladywood is an asset to the local authority and should be held up as a beacon of success where teaching is excellent and pupils learn and are cared for exceptionally well.’
(OFSTED 2016)

Ladywood is at an exciting time in its development. We have recently converted to Woodbridge Academy Trust cementing our partnership with Firwood High School and Woodbridge College, all of which are in Bolton. We have also recently been awarded Bolton News ‘Primary School of the Year 2018’!

Trustees are looking to appoint a highly motivated and outstanding practitioner to join our friendly outreach team supporting children with SEND in all phases of mainstream school and settings across Bolton. If you are enthusiastic, share our values and have a commitment to the highest quality provision for pupils with SEND then Ladywood is the place for you!

Essential educational requirements

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Have an excellent, up to date working knowledge and understanding of a range of teaching, learning and behaviour management strategies for children with special educational needs. Know how to use and adopt the strategies, including how to provide opportunities for all learners to achieve their individual potential.
A sound working knowledge of SEN Code of Practice including:
Understanding of the requirements for pupils with SEND, and of other requirements for assessment, recording and reporting
Experience and knowledge of the process of annual reviews, initiation of statutory assessment, EHCP, professional meetings etc

Employee benefits

SEN 2 Allowance

About Ladywood School

Masefield Road, Bolton, Lancashire, BL3 1NG
Not Applicable
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