Maths Teacher (Maternity Cover) - Wandsworth Hospital and Home Tuition Service (HHTS) Medical PRU
Hours: 0.4/0.6 (2/3 days per week)
Start Date: February/Easter depending on availability
The Wandsworth Hospital and Home Tuition Service (HHTS) has an exciting opportunity for a suitably dynamic and experienced Maths Teacher to broaden their experience of working with vulnerable young people at our ‘Outstanding’ provision!
About the School
HHTS is a Medical Pupil Referral Unit provides education for a diverse range of students aged 5-18, within hospitals and the community, who are experiencing a severe or chronic illness and/or have mental health issues.
HHTS encompasses St. George’s Hospital School, the CAMHS School at Springfield, Community Education, Mental Health Outreach and Corner House; the National Deaf CAMHS inpatient unit.
Our students have the opportunity to make accelerated progress through personalised learning programmes delivered in small groups or through one-to-one tuition. Staff and students build positive nurturing relationships, which enable students to grow in confidence, self-acceptance and compassion for all.
The school is situated a short walking distance from Tooting Bec Underground station with excellent transport links.
About the Role:
Our well-resourced provision is staffed with highly qualified teachers and support staff, and you will work in partnership with the multidisciplinary team. You must be willing to work flexibly in a challenging yet rewarding, supportive and creative environment.
Under the guidance of the senior leadership team, you will be required to organise, deliver and evaluate learning for inpatient children presenting with a range of educational needs; setting suitable targets and liaising with home schools. Part of the role will also require you to work in our home tuition sector, according to need.
We welcome applications from teachers who have the following:
• a proven ability to teach Mathematics across the key stages, including supporting students at A Level
• experience of successful outcomes for pupils with SEN
• an outstanding teaching record
• the ability to plan and deliver outstanding teaching and learning for both individuals and small groups with high quality outcomes for all pupils
• the ability to liaise effectively with stakeholders (schools, health, other agencies and parents)
Experience of working with students with mental health and/or SEN needs would be of added benefit.
• The opportunity to work in a unique, dynamic, successful and forward facing service; supported by talented, committed and conscientious colleagues.
• An excellent environment in which to further develop your skills with innovative opportunities for professional development
Visits to the school are welcomed and recommended where possible. For an informal discussion, or to arrange a visit, please contact the Headteacher, Tara Bell, on 0203 513 6103 or by email: email@example.com
An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below. Alternatively you can apply from our website: https://www.hhts.wandsworth.sch.uk/about-us/vacancies/
Please email completed applications to firstname.lastname@example.org
Application deadline: 16 March 2020(at noon)
Interviews will be held: 19 March 2020
Wandsworth HHTS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
All appointments are subject to DBS checks.
Please note that we do not accept CVs.
Wandsworth Hospital and Home Tuition Service (HHTS) Medical PRU
CAMHS Campus School
Building Number 5, Springfield University Hospital
61 Glenburnie Road, Tooting, SW17 7DJ
Tel: 0203 513 6103
Headteacher: Tara Bell
Richmond and Wandsworth Councils