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BSL Teacher / Tutor - Oak Lodge School

Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.

The Role

Dependent on experience
Two posts totalling 1.4 FTE

Oak Lodge is a mixed maintained regional special day and residential school in the London Borough of Wandsworth.  It is located near to Wandsworth, Clapham Common and Balham stations.  Parking is available on-site.

Oak Lodge School provides education for pupils aged 10 to 19 from 32 local authorities. The provision is for students:

• Who are D/deaf
• Who have speech, language and communication needs (SLCN)

(The term D/deaf is used throughout education and research to describe students who are Deaf (British Sign Language users) and deaf (who are hard of hearing and tend to communicate more orally).

Oak Lodge school follows a student-centred multi-modal approach to communication. You will have the opportunity to work in a vibrant and innovative learning community which promotes the highest standards and is at the forefront of special education.

We are an inclusive school where every student and member of staff is valued highly. Pupils are enthusiastic and friendly and enjoy a varied academic and vocational curriculum.

As a BSL teacher you will have a varied but rewarding role within the School which will include:
• Teaching students in small groups or 1:1 to develop their vocabulary, language and communication skills.
• Liaising with other teaching staff, parents, therapy team and outside professionals.
• Observing and providing feedback on individual student’s progress.

These positions would be suitable for individuals who enjoy helping students achieve their full potential. The roles can be challenging at times but are also very rewarding.

For further information about this post please contact Judy Lamprecht (Head of Language) on 0208 673 3453 or email on jlamprecht@oaklodge.wandsworth.sch.uk.  

An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below. Alternatively, this can be downloaded from the school’s website: www.oaklodge.wandsworth.sch.uk

Completed applications should be e-mailed to recruitment@oaklodge.wandsworth.sch.uk

Closing date: 10 December 2019 (at noon)
Interview proposed date: 12 December 2019

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note that we do not accept CVs

Oak Lodge School
101 Nightingale Lane
London SW12 8NA 
Tel: 020 8673 3453

Richmond and Wandsworth Councils

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