The successful candidate should:
Be committed to safeguarding at all times
Have an ability to teach a range of subjects
Be student centred
Have excellent communication skills
Be committed to involving parents and the
community in the life of the school
Be committed to Trauma Informed and Nurture
Be confident, positive, calm and tenacious
Have a positive outlook on life and education
Hold high expectations of teaching, learning
Be passionate about student’s learning and
school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of
students and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidates will be required to
complete an Enhanced DBS check and medical form. We will also conduct
online checks of applicants as per Keeping Children Safe in Education
guidance. Please visit the school website to view our safeguarding policy
at: http://bentsgreenschool.co.uk/safeguarding/ safeguarding-policy
The students who attend Bents
Green School all have complex needs linked to Autism and Communication and
Interaction difficulties. Like many
special schools the complexity of needs of our students is increasing and we
are adapting our curriculum and offer to meet these more complex needs. We are passionate
about ensuring that all our students receive the best education possible,
preparing them for adult life outside school and helping them become respected
and valued members of society.
It is an exciting time to join us
and support this development and change.
We are proud of our students, and see the unique potential in each
individual. We are looking for teachers
who share our core values and ethos, and people who are committed to ensuring
that our students receive the highest quality education in a happy and secure
Our staff are both dedicated and
highly skilled and contribute to a very nurturing and kind school. We are proud to have been awarded the Trauma
Informed Schools award, and building relationships with students and their
families is central to our practice.
Trauma Informed Practice has informed the development of our behaviour
policy and practice, and any successful candidates will be able to demonstrate
they share these values.
Bents Green school operates across three sites: Ringinglow, Gleadless
and Westfield. Staff may be required to
work across all sites in order to meet the needs of the students and school.
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