Any specialism considered

Salary range: MPS or UPS dependent on experience.
Permanent Contract  from September 2019, Full or Part Time.
Closing date:  noon, Wednesday 6 March 2019.

Foundry College is a ‘Good’ Pupil Referral Unit in the heart of the community of Wokingham supporting the young people, schools and families in the area as well as opening our doors to surrounding authorities. Our dedicated staff offer a range of educational, emotional and behaviour support, with bespoke packages for our students aged 5–16. The successful candidates will join us at an exciting time as we expand our services and aspire towards ‘Outstanding’, following our successful Ofsted inspection in January 2018.

As a result of the planned expansion of our premises, we are now looking to recruit additional teaching specialists to enable us to increase our onsite provision for pupils with medical and/or vulnerable circumstances and pupils in need of an alternative provision intervention. The ability and willingness to teach one of the core subjects to KS4 will be an advantage. 

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a passion for building strong relationships with young people through restorative working
  • Thrive in a challenging environment
  • Be resilient and approachable
  • Be a good communicator who is able to inspire and motivate pupils, but also remain calm under pressure and have a sense of humour
  • Be creative and have initiative, striving to bring out the best in pupils

In return, we can offer you:

  • A bright, modern College with a creative approach to working with young people
  • Excellent opportunities for professional development
  • A friendly and supportive staff team, dedicated to improving pupil outcomes and life chances
  • A Senior Leadership Team that encourages team work, innovation and the use of solution based thinking

The pupils, staff and Management Committee warmly invite you to visit us and see the ‘Foundry Family’ in action. We are sure you will experience our friendly, relaxed atmosphere and get a taste of how rewarding your work will be. Please contact Kim Watts on 0118 334 1510 to arrange a convenient time.

To apply, please visit our website http://www.foundry.wokingham.sch.uk/job-vacancies/ where you will find the job description and application form. 

Completed Application Forms should be emailed to recruitment@foundry.wokingham.sch.uk.

Closing date for applications is noon on Wednesday 6th March 2019, with applications considered on receipt. 

CVs will not be accepted.

Foundry College is fully committed to safeguarding and to promoting the welfare of children and young people. This position requires an enhanced DBS disclosure.

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Foundry College
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Headteacher: Miss Jay Blundell 

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