North West Surrey Short Stay School, Woking, Surrey


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,000 to £35,000

Job summary

North West Surrey Short Stay School (NWSSSS) is looking to appoint an outstanding teacher to join the staff team.

NWSSSS is a Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) serving Woking, Runnymeade and Surrey Heathfor learners, aged 11 - 16, who have had difficulty in maintaining a place in mainstream education.

Our team of highly professional and dedicated staff work in partnership with parents, partner schools, the LA, the Management Committee and health agencies in order to support each student to achieve their full potential.

We provide a range of programmes that are tailored to meet the needs of each individual student. In partnership with PIXL we ensure every students follows 'The Edge' Programme, where learners develop the key attributes of Leadership, Organisation, Resilliance, Independence and Communication. At KS4, alongside The Edge, the students study for GCSE Maths, English, Science and Art with an additional qualification of NCFE Level 1 Certificate in Sport or GCSE PE.

At NWSSSS, we enable the students to understand their barriers to learning and assist them to reintegrate back into a suitable education setting.

The successful candidate can be from any subject background but be able to teach English and Maths to KS3, the ability to teach English to KS4 would be beneficial but not essential.

The successful applicant will have the ability to understand what it takes to help a vulnerable learner progress both in a pastoral manner and academically.

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate Degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Experience of working in an education setting with learners with SEN and behaviour needs.

Proven ability to manage and resolve conflict.

Ability to establish trusting relationship with professionals, parents/carers, learners.

Ability to communicate effectively both in writing and orally.

Employee benefits

Regular CPD
SEN allowance
London Fringe allowance
Supportive team atmosphere

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Not Applicable
School size 11 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website North West Surrey Short Stay School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email sandra.carr@northwest.surrey.sch.uk

About North West Surrey Short Stay School

Pupil Referral Unit

School location

45 Kingsway, Woking, Surrey, GU21 6NT