SEN Head of Sixth Form- Oxford, Oxfordshire
Dunbar Education are working with a fantastic school in Oxfordshire who are looking for an SEN Head of Sixth form to work with their team.
- Head of Sixth Form
- Special School
- Oxford, Oxfordshire
- September 2020
- Autistic Needs
- Full Time
- Temp to Perm
This is a Specialist School in Oxford for children with autism, providing a supported learning environment for those with communication and socialisation difficulty. They are an autism specific school, offering day placements to young people with autism aged 11-19. Specialist facilities include a dedicated suite for speech, language and occupational therapies, and a café for on-site work experience. The school is rare in the level of therapy staff on site to support its learners, with its own child psychotherapist to accompany a nurse, speech and language therapist and occupational therapist.
The school offers exceptional entitlements to staff such as:
-Free parking facilities
-Free lunches and refreshments
– Access to a 24/7 employee assistance programme
The successful candidate will work closely with a dedicated team of tutors to ensure the academic success and pastoral welfare of the students. Excellent organisational skills and experience as both a Sixth Form teacher and tutor are essential. They will be an enthusiastic, committed and visionary Head of Sixth Form to lead the development of the Sixth Form curriculum, focusing on vocational courses and work experience opportunities, alongside accredited qualifications.
The ideal candidate will:
-Have experience working with children with Autism
-Have worked within a special school
-Must have previous Sixth Form Teaching and Tutoring experience
If you are interested in hearing more about this fantastic role then please do not hesitate to get in touch with the SEN Team at Dunbar Education.