Join Our Team Job Vacancies D214 - Teacher Doucecroft School Location: Doucecroft School, Eight Ash Green Salary: MPR + SEN (UPS will be considered for experienced candidates) Hours: Full time 35 hours Autism Anglia’s Doucecroft School is a vibrant, dynamic and highly supportive independent day and boarding school for children and young people with Autistic Spectrum Condition. Our school provides a bespoke, individualised education to children and young people with Autistic Spectrum Condition and has a proven track record of dramatically raising the outcomes for the students who have completed their education with us. Our school has multidisciplinary working at the heart of achieving outcomes for children and young people, with specialist therapists and professionals providing expertise in addition to the highly skilled education team. All staff within the school are committed to striving towards outstanding, led by an enthusiastic and dynamic senior management team. We require a highly motivated and inspirational teacher to start after the Easter break 2021, who is committed to improving the life chances of children and young people with Autistic Spectrum Condition. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced teacher to develop their career in a school which offers excellent continued professional development, support and supervision. By its nature, Doucecroft School offers an excellent work/life balance reflected by small class sizes and a senior management team who are committed to reducing the administrative tasks of its teachers, in order to allow teaching staff to focus heavily on direct outcomes for the students. Experience: Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) – Essential Undergraduate degree – Essential GCSE’s at grade C/Level 4 or above in English, Maths and Science - Essential Qualification/training in special education – Essential Knowledge of S.E.N. and assessment across both P levels and National Curriculum levels - Essential Relevant experience working with students with autism or learning disabilities in an educational setting – Essential Training in the management of challenging behaviour - Essential Experience working with students across the ability range and autistic spectrum - Desirable Experience managing a team of learning support assistants – Essential Benefits: Pension scheme Death in Service Benefit Access to Perkbox incentives including exclusive High Street, entertainment, restaurant and supermarket discounts Refer a friend scheme Comprehensive Autism training package Visits to the school are highly recommended to fully appreciate the fantastic environment and ethos of our school. For an informal chat about the role or to organise a visit please contact Louise Parkinson; Head Teacher directly on 01206 771234 In the first instance please send your CV and Application Form to [email protected] or if you would like further information please call Head Office on 01206 913785. Click here for the Job Description and Application Form Internal applicants apply here Closing date: 11th January 2021. (Interviews around 14th January 2021) If no response is received within 3 weeks of the closing date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful. You are welcome to apply again for other positions. Autism Anglia is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check as well as requiring a signed `Childcare Disqualification Declaration form’.