Vacancies

Teaching Assistant - SEN

Teaching Assistant – Permanent

To start ASAP

Actual Term Time Salary: Scale 5 - 6 Points 5-11 £14,830 - £16,700.92

Including Outer Fringe Allowance £480.75
31.25 hours per week, term time only for 39 weeks per year including INSET days.

Are you:

Conscientious and innovative

Energetic, enthusiastic and hard working

Passionate about working with pupils who have special needs

Committed to working collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team

Confident in dealing with children who may sometimes display challenging behaviours

 

Parkwood Hall is a residential and day school for pupils aged 8-19 years with moderate to severe learning difficulties and other complex needs including autism and language difficulties.  We are passionate about our Co-operative values of self-help, self- responsibility, democracy, equality, equity and solidarity.

Parkwood Hall aims to provide an outstanding and supportive learning environment which challenges students to achieve success. The core learning values, which are at the centre of the curriculum, focus upon developing the student’s resilience and ability to make informed life choices.

The successful candidate will join a supportive school where we invest in our staff and create skilled class teams.  This role could lead to the opportunity of further professional development to train as a Senior TA or HLTA. Key tasks are to support and develop the educational environment for the students, to include extending their curriculum skills, social skills, and personal development. To also provide a safe environment, emotionally and physically, for the students within the guidelines and procedures of the school. Experience in working with children, and Level 2 qualifications (GCSE or equivalent) in English and Mathematics are essential.

Application forms and further information can be requested from contact@parkwoodhall.co.uk Please note that CV’s alone cannot be accepted All posts are subject to references, enhanced clearance from the DBS and a 6 month probation period.   

Parkwood Hall Co-operative Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Our Candidate Privacy notice can be found on our website.

We welcome applicants from underrepresented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation, or religion.

This position is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and an enhanced DBS Disclosure is required.

Closing date: Midnight Sunday 5th June 2022

Interview date: w/c 13th June 2022

TA-JD.doc

PHCA-Application-form-Jan-2021.doc

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TEACHER VACANCY

Main Scale 1 to 6 (Fringe) £26,948 to £38,174

Ups 1 to 3 (Fringe) £39,864 - £42,780

SEN payment of between £2,270 and £4,479.

Are you:

Conscientious and innovative

Energetic, enthusiastic and hard working

Passionate about working with pupils who have special needs

Committed to working collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team

Confident in dealing with children who may sometimes display challenging behaviours

 

Parkwood Hall is a residential and day school for pupils aged 8-19 years with moderate to severe learning difficulties and other complex needs including autism and language difficulties.  We are passionate about our Co-operative values of self-help, self- responsibility, democracy, equality, equity and solidarity.

Parkwood Hall aims to provide an outstanding and supportive learning environment which challenges students to achieve success. The core learning values, which are at the centre of the curriculum, focus upon developing the student’s resilience and ability to make informed life choices.

We are currently looking to recruit an exceptional teacher who is passionate about working with children and young people with special educational needs. In return the successful candidate will join the committed, motivated and highly experienced class room-based teams who are dedicated in providing the best education. In addition, Parkwood Hall offers an outstanding professional development package to all staff.

Application forms and further information can be requested from contact@parkwoodhall.co.uk Please note that CVs alone cannot be accepted.

 

Parkwood Hall Co-operative Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Our Candidate Privacy notice can be found on our website.

 

We welcome applicants from underrepresented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation, or religion.

This position is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and an enhanced DBS Disclosure is required.

 

Closing date: Sunday Midnight 22nd May 2022

Interview date: Thursday 26th May 2022

Class-Teacher-JD.pdf

PHCA-Application-form-Jan-2021.doc

 

Occupational Therapist

Occupational Therapist

The Occupational Therapist will work as part of a newly formed, fully integrated multi-disciplinary therapy team, which provide therapeutic input based on current evidence and best practice. The Integrated Therapy Team uses a 3-tiered approach to deliver specialist input. All the therapists work in collaboration with the class team, residential and family to enable our students’ engagement and participation in all the school activities and curriculum whilst promoting and developing communication, independence, health and wellbeing.

Visits and telephone calls to the school are welcomed by our Therapy Team (covid allowing).

Application forms and information can be requested from contact@parkwoodhall.co.uk or can be downloaded from our website.

PHCA-Application-form-Jan-2021-3.doc

Occupational-Therapist-Advert-1.pdf

Occupational-Therapist-JD.pdf

Speech and language Therapist

Speech and Language Therapist

Band 5-6 £26,970- £37,890

 (Taking into account the Agenda for Change band 5-6)

36 hours per week

Weeks per year are negotiable and will be discussed at interview

Are you:

  • Conscientious and innovative
  • Energetic, enthusiastic, and hard working
  • Passionate about working with pupils who have special needs
  • Committed to working collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Confident in dealing with children who may sometimes display challenging behaviours.

 

Parkwood Hall is a residential and day school for pupils aged 8-19 years with moderate to severe learning difficulties and other complex needs including autism and language difficulties.

We are passionate about creating a culture of wellbeing where all staff and pupils are valued and supported so that we can all ‘grow, learn and flourish.’

Parkwood Hall aims to provide an outstanding and supportive learning environment which challenges students to achieve success. The core learning values, which are at the centre of the curriculum, focus upon developing the student’s resilience and ability to make informed life choices.

The speech and Language Therapist will work as part of a newly formed, fully integrated multi-disciplinary therapy team, which provide therapeutic input based on current evidence and best practice. The Integrated Therapy Team uses a 3-tiered approach to deliver specialist input. All the therapists work in collaboration with the class team, residential and family to enable our students’ engagement and participation in all the school activities and curriculum whilst promoting and developing communication, independence, health and wellbeing.

 

Visits and telephone calls to the school are welcomed by our Therapy Team. Application forms and information can be requested from contact@parkwoodhall.co.uk Please note that CV’s alone cannot be accepted. All posts are subject to references, enhanced clearance from the DBS and a 6-month probation period. 

 

This post is considered to be a customer-facing position; as such it falls within scope of the Code of Practice on English language requirement for public sector workers.  The school therefore has a statutory duty under Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 to ensure that post holders have a command of spoken English sufficient for the effective performance of the job requirements. The appropriate standards are set out in the person specification. These will be applied during the recruitment/selection and probationary stages.

Parkwood Hall Co-operative Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Our Candidate Privacy notice can be found on our website.

 

We welcome applicants from underrepresented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation, or religion.

This position is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and an enhanced DBS Disclosure is required.

Closing date: Thursday Midday 23rd June 2022

Interview date: Friday 8th July 2022

SALT-JD.pdf

PHCA-Application-form-Jan-2021-3.doc

Senior Teaching Assistant

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Senior Teaching Assistant - Permanent

Actual Term Time Salary: Scale 12 - 22 £19,758.31 - £24,085.33

Including Outer Fringe Allowance £557.62  
36 hours per week, term time only for 39 weeks per year including INSET days.

Are you:

                                        Conscientious and innovative

                                Energetic, enthusiastic, and hard working

Passionate about working with pupils who have special needs

Committed to working collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team

Confident in dealing with children who may sometimes display challenging behaviours.

Parkwood Hall is a residential and day school for pupils aged 8-19 years with moderate to severe learning difficulties and other complex needs including autism and language difficulties.  We are passionate about our Co-operative values of self-help, self- responsibility, democracy, equality, equity and solidarity.

Parkwood Hall aims to provide an outstanding and supportive learning environment which challenges students to achieve success. The core learning values, which are at the centre of the curriculum, focus upon developing the student’s resilience and ability to make informed life choices.

This is an important role, supporting the class teacher, leading a team of staff in the support and development of the daytime educational environment for students.  This involves working closely with class teachers to plan and support the students’ learning, including social skills, life and independent skills and personal development.  STA’s undertake occasional cover supervision of a class. Experience in working with children, and to hold qualifications, at NVQ level 3 or equivalent, relevant to the post. (GCSE or equivalent) in English and Mathematics are essential.

Application forms and further information can be requested from contact@parkwoodhall.co.uk Please note that CV’s alone cannot be accepted All posts are subject to references, enhanced clearance from the DBS and a 6-month probation period. References will be requested for those shortlisted only and prior to interview. Only those shortlisted for interview will be contacted.

Parkwood Hall Co-operative Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Our Candidate Privacy notice can be found on our website.

We welcome applicants from underrepresented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation, or religion.

This position is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and an enhanced DBS Disclosure is required.

Closing date: Sunday midnight 29th May 2022

Interview date: w/c 6th June 2022

STA-JD.pdf

PHCA-Application-form-Jan-2021.doc

 

Assistant Principal Maternity Cover

MATERNITY COVER FOR ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL VACANCY

ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL VACANCY

Leadership Scale (Outer Fringe) L6 to L10 48,901-53,888 (current year 2020-21)

(plus, non-residential allowance of £6008)

 Parkwood Hall is a residential and day school for pupils aged 8-19 years with moderate to severe learning difficulties and other complex needs including autism and language difficulties.  We are passionate about our Co-operative values of self-help, self- responsibility, democracy, equality, equity and solidarity.

We need:

  • An inspirational and aspirational full time Assistant Principal to lead our Post 16 Provision
  • Provide excellent leadership
  • Appropriately challenge
  • Outstanding class teaching.  
  • Mentor, coach and support colleagues by targeting their professional development
  • Ensure that the curriculum is vibrant, purposeful and engaging for all our pupils
  • Emotionally intelligent and experienced
  • Excellent approach to positive behaviour
  • Post 16 experience in a specialist setting would be an advantage.   

Your gain will be working within a vibrant and change embracing environment that prepares pupils for their adult lives. You will be joining an experienced forward-thinking senior leadership team who are committed to continuous improvement to become a Centre of Excellence for all our pupils.    

Please contact contact@parkwoodhall.co.uk for an application form and further details about this vacancy.  Once you have completed the application form, this should be submitted via email to contact@parkwoodhall.co.uk  The closing date for your application is as stated below.

References will be requested for those shortlisted only and prior to interview. Only those shortlisted for interview will be contacted.

This post is considered to be a customer-facing position; as such it falls within scope of the Code of Practice on English language requirement for public sector workers.  The school therefore has a statutory duty under Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 to ensure that post holders have a command of spoken English sufficient for the effective performance of the job requirements. The appropriate standards are set out in the person specification. These will be applied during the recruitment/selection and probationary stages.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure and other employment checks.

The school is committed to equality and diversity in employment practice and service delivery.

Job Description 

Application Form

 

Waking Night Assistant

We need a new WNA to join an existing team. You will be required to work with the students to assist with activities and social and personal skills.  Some personal care support may be needed.  The duties include night-time working to ensure the safeguarding and safety of our students overnight. Experience of working with children or young people is highly desirable.

Experience of working with children or young people is desirable but a ‘can do attitude’ and positive approach are essential. It is highly desirable that applicants hold a relevant qualification at NVQ level 3 otherwise you will be expected to begin working towards such a qualification within 3 months of starting work at Parkwood Hall School.

WNA-Advert-2022-2.pdf

WNA-Job-Description-1.pdf

PHCA-Application-form-Jan-2021.doc

Child & Adult Art Play/Play Psychotherapist/Counsellor

Child and Adult Art/Play Psychotherapist/Counsellor

To start As Soon As Possible on a temporary basis

2/3 days per week during term time. On an SLA contract basis.

£250.00- £275.00 per day.

Are you:

                                     Energetic, enthusiastic and hard work

                     Passionate about working with pupils who have special needs

                                           Conscientious and innovative

            Committed to working collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team

                Confident in dealing with children who may sometimes displaying  challenging behaviours.

Parkwood Hall is a residential school for students aged 8 – 19 years with moderate to severe learning difficulties. Parkwood Hall aims to provide an outstanding and supportive learning environment which challenges students to achieve success. The core learning values, which are at the centre of the curriculum, focus upon developing the student’s resilience and ability to make informed life choices.

Parkwood Hall Co-operative Academy special needs school has a great opportunity for an experienced and qualified Arts/play Therapist/Counsellor starting as soon as possible. The therapist will be working for the school on a self-employed SLA contract basis for two to three days per week for 39 weeks per year in the school term time. We are interested to hear from suitably qualified, experienced therapists who have experience of working with children and young people with a range of special needs predominantly autism and communication difficulties and moderate to severe learning difficulties.

Applications forms can be found at www.parkwoodhall.co.uk under the ‘About Us, Vacancies tab’.

You can also request an application form by sending your email address to contact@parkwoodhall.co.uk stating the name of the vacancy.

All completed application forms must be sent to contact@parkwoodhall.co.uk

Please note that CVs alone cannot be accepted.

Parkwood Hall Co-operative Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Our Candidate Privacy notice can be found on our website.

This position is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and an enhanced DBS Disclosure is required.

Applications are invited from black and ethnic minority candidates and from men, as these groups are under-represented on the school's staff. (RRA sections 35-38 apply).

Closing date:                        Thursday midday 23rd June 2022

Interview date:                      Thursday 7th July 2022   

We do reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications.

Psychotherapist-JD-20220510.pdf

Activities & Extended Services Leader

Permanent Activities and Extended Services Leader

Salary: PO1-PO3 point 27 £32,532

Including Outer Fringe Allowance £637.00
36 hours per week, all year round

Are you:

Conscientious and focused

Energetic, enthusiastic and hard working

Passionate about working around pupils who have special needs

Committed to working collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team

Confident in dealing with children who may sometimes display challenging behaviours

Parkwood Hall is a residential and day school for pupils aged 8-19 years with moderate to severe learning difficulties and other complex needs including autism and language difficulties.  We are passionate about our Co-operative values of self-help, self- responsibility, democracy, equality, equity and solidarity.

Parkwood Hall aims to provide an outstanding and supportive learning environment which challenges students to achieve success. The core learning values, which are at the centre of the curriculum, focus upon developing the student’s resilience and ability to make informed life choices.

We are seeking to appoint an energetic and highly motivated Activities and Extended Services Leader.  You will take a leading role in the establishment, development and provision of extra-curricular activity after school and in school holidays and actively promote and represent Parkwood Hall School and the activity programme in the local and wider community. You will build relationships with partner organisations and individuals to support the extra-curricular activity programme.  If you are passionate about children, able to lead, inspire, motivate and can make a difference then we would love to hear from you.   

Application forms and further information can be requested from contact@parkwoodhall.co.uk Please note that CV’s alone cannot be accepted All posts are subject to references, enhanced clearance from the DBS and a 6-month probation period.   

Parkwood Hall Co-operative Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Our Candidate Privacy notice can be found on our website.

We welcome applicants from underrepresented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation, or religion.

This position is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and an enhanced DBS Disclosure is required.

Closing date: Sunday Midnight 12th June 2022

Interview date: w/c 27th June 2022

Activities-and-Extended-Services-Leader-JD-1.pdf

PHCA-Application-form-Jan-2021.doc

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