SEN Teacher Mabel Prichard School, Oxford

Job description

Are you an inspirational, committed, dynamic teacher, seeking to join an equally exciting team? If so, Mabel Prichard School have an opportunity for you, we are seeking to appoint a Teacher in our School. As part of their professional development, teachers have the opportunity to work in all phases of the school.
Our teachers work with multi-disciplinary teams, including speech and language therapists, physio therapists and occupational therapists. We also work closely with the CAMHS (child and adult mental health services) to ensure all students have the support they need to learn.
At Mabel Prichard School, we believe in:
Motivating our pupils to learn throughout their lives.
Preparing them for a meaningful adulthood.
Encouraging success as individuals and as part of the community.
Our curriculum offers a broad range of opportunities to face challenge; develop independence; prepare for adulthood; discover the world; be safe and develop the skills and knowledge to lead a happy, positive and fulfilled life.
Through our strong caring ethos, we support students to respect their whole community, regardless of background, race, gender, faith and disability and to celebrate diversity, so our students are able to develop skills of empathy and tolerance in their life ahead.
We believe education plays a pivotal role in developing as individuals, alongside the vital input from families and other professionals whom we enjoy working closely with. The purpose of the school is to create opportunities through education for each student to value themselves and each other; develop confidence; communicate their thoughts and ideas and to enjoy discovering their strengths to take forward in their life ahead.
You will:
Have experience of working with children with special educational needs
Be an excellent team player
Demonstrate a reflective, creative approach to teaching
Believe passionately all students should be offered every opportunity to reach their full potential
Want to take advantage of our excellent CPD and career development opportunities
Maybe have an interesting skill or talent to share with our students
Although this role currently carries no leadership responsibility, the school is committed to developing individuals and there may be opportunities in the future to progress.

Essential educational requirements

Teacher Training
Undergraduate degree

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

SEN experience would be beneficial but is not necessary, we will except applications from someone with mainstream experience.

Employee benefits

SEN Allowance

About Mabel Prichard School

Mabel Prichard is a community special school for children with profound and multiple learning difficulties, severe learning difficulties and complex needs. We are located in Blackbird Leys and Littlemore in Oxford and are split across two sites. Students range from 2 to 19 years.

Cuddesdon Way, Oxford, OX4 6SB
Not Applicable
Special School
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