Verney Road, Winslow, Buckinghamshire MK18 3BL

01296 711380

office@furzedownschool.org.uk

Furze Down School

A Specialist School for Communication and Interaction

Career Opportunities

FURZE DOWN SCHOOL

A Specialist School for Communication and Interaction

EYFS| PRIMARY | SECONDARY | SIXTH FORM

 Due to the continued expansion of the school we are looking to recruit highly motivated and innovative people who demonstrate commitment to the following:

  • Raising achievement for all
  • Actively promoting inclusion

 In return we can offer you:

  • A school committed to your professional learning and development
  • A supportive work environment which values (and challenges) everyone
  • An exciting, vibrant and creative place to work
  • New facilities and a supportive staff team

Furze Down School is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check before they are appointed.

 All the posts advertised are full time posts but flexible working hours will also be considered.

 We are holding an open afternoon on Wednesday 14th March at 2pm, please contact Sandra Firth on 01296 711384 or sfirth@furzedownschool.org.uk if you are interested in finding out more about the school prior to applying for a post.

 Closing date for applications Friday 20th April 10am

Interviews will take place the following week (commencing Monday 23rd April 2018)

 We reserve the right to close applications early if we receive sufficient, quality applications.

Please email completed applications to recruitment@furzedownschool.org.uk 

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Class Teachers: KS4 / KS5

Main Pay Range + SEN1

September 2018

Closing date for applications Friday 20th April 10am

Interviews will take place week commencing Monday 23rd April 2018

 We are seeking to appoint two outstanding teachers to become key members of our 14-19 team, who are passionate about improving life-chances through education.  We are committed to ensuring that our curriculum meets all of our students’ needs, now and into the future as we prepare them for independent or semi-independent living, further education and work. We achieve this through teaching a wide curriculum including core subjects, life-skills and creative arts.

The ideal candidate will be confident in planning and designing learning programmes for pupils accessing learning at Entry and GCSE Level (Year 2-6 of the Primary National Curriculum)

 Due to the nature of the pupils Special Educational Needs, this role would suit either a Primary or Secondary practitioner with a passion for teaching in a cross curricular way.

 We are particularly interested in teachers with any of the following subject specialisms. 

  • Computing, I media and Creative Technology
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths - STEM

Advert Class Teacher Computing, iMedia and Creative Technology

Advert Class Teacher STEM

Job Description Teacher

Person Specification Teacher

Application Form Teacher

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Class Teacher for SLD pupils aged 11-19 with Complex Communication and Interaction Needs including Autistic Spectrum Conditions

Main Pay Range + SEN1

September 2018

Closing date for applications Friday 20th April 10am

Interviews will take place week commencing Monday 23rd April 2018

 We are seeking to appoint an excellent teacher who can deliver an exciting and innovative learning programme that focuses on Communication and Interaction and the development of Physical, Social and Emotional skills through relevant, age-appropriate topics and some discrete subject teaching.

This role would suit either a primary or secondary practitioner and we are particularly interested in teachers with any of the following subject specialisms.

  • Art, Design and Technology
  • Music and Performing Arts
  • Food Technology and Hospitality

Advert Teacher C and I 11-19

Job Description Teacher

Person Specification Teacher

Application Form Teacher

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Occupational Therapist

Bucks County Council Pay Range 6-7 depending on experience £32,204 - £35,836 (pro-rata term time only)

Closing date for applications Friday 20th April 10am

Interviews will take place week commencing Monday 23rd April 2018

Job Description Specialist Occupational Therapist

Person Specification Occupational Therapist

Application Form

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Key Stage 2, 3, 4 and 5 Non-Graduate Teaching Assistants

Start Date April 2018 or sooner

Bucks County Council Pay Range 1b-2 depending on experience £15,236- £21,008 (pro-rata Term time only)

Closing date for applications Friday 20th April 10am

Interviews will take place week commencing Monday 23rd April 2018

These roles will ideally suit people who are interested in gaining initial classroom experience and developing expertise in meeting the needs of pupils with complex Communication and Interaction needs, including Autistic Spectrum Conditions.

Job Description

Person Specification Learning Support Assistant Non Graduate

Application Form

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Key Stage 2, 3, 4 and 5 Graduate Teaching Assistants

Bucks County Council Pay Range 2  £18,703- £21,008 (pro-rata Term time only)

Closing date for applications Friday 20th April 10am

Interviews will take place week commencing Monday 23rd April 2018

This role will ideally suit someone who is a recent university graduate who would be interested in gaining initial classroom experience in order to start a career path in Teaching.

For Psychology graduates we can also offer a training package that will give you suitable experience if you are looking to pursue an Educational or Clinical Psychology route.

Job Description

Person Specification Learning Support Assistant Graduate

Application Form

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Handy Person

We have a vacancy for a Handy Person at the school.  If you are interested, please see the below links for more information. 

Closing date for applications Friday 20th April 10am

Interviews will take place week commencing Monday 23rd April 2018

Advert Handy Person

Job Description Handy Person

Person Specification Handy Person

Application Form

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Exam Readers

Advert Exam Reader

Application Form