Closes: 12.05.21More info >
Teacher of Science – Braidwood School, Birmingham
Main scale + up to 2 SEN points
Required as soon as possible
Are you committed to helping young people in a special needs environment to stay healthy, safe and prepare for life and work in modern Britain?
Braidwood is a very successful secondary school for Deaf young people aged 11-19 in purpose built accommodation. Our young people come from across the Midland region and represent the full academic spectrum. Many of our students have a range of special needs including communication and interaction; cognition and learning; social, emotional and mental health difficulties; and sensory and/or physical needs. We pursue a Total Communication approach which means we fit our methods of communication to the needs of each learner.
We are looking for a teacher who:
• Enjoys teaching Science
• Has enthusiasm and commitment
• Is able to demonstrate good interpersonal skills
• Would like to teach Deaf learners
If you do not currently have Teacher of the Deaf status or BSL skills, we will provide you with all the support you need to obtain them.
We can offer:
• Excellent resources including iPad technology for every teacher and learner
• Tailor-made individual CPD opportunities
• Small class sizes
• A friendly, talented, multi-disciplinary team of colleagues.
o Closing date for applications: Friday 14th May 2021 at noon.
o Interviews will take place during week commencing 24th May 2021
o If you have not heard from us by 21st May you can assume you have not been shortlisted
Braidwood Trust School for the Deaf is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.
How to apply
If you think you will be an asset to our school please download the application pack and full details from our school website http://www.braidwood.bham.sch.uk