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Occupational Therapist 28 Feb 18

Occupational Therapist for Gesher School

As we are looking to employ an OT with an immediate start, interviews will be set up with any suitable application forms that are received from interested candidates on an on-going basis.

Gesher is a unique Jewish Independent SEN Primary School for primary aged children in North London.

We are looking for an experienced Occupational Therapist who feels that they would fit into Gesher’s ethos and philosophy. We are a therapy based school that believes that readiness to learn is necessary to support children’s full potential and progress. Gesher believes in a team approach and would expect therapists to work based on children’s needs including class based, individual and small group sessions. The team will be made up of a Speech and Language Therapist, an Occupational Therapist, Dramatherapist, Educational Psychologist and the Education team. We will work towards tailoring individual programmes while also expecting therapists to support families and staff to ensure consistency and multi-professional involvement.

We are looking to employ an experienced private therapist to work part time (2.5 days/week) currently with a possibility of being put on a one year full time contract in September 2018. Although the applicant does not need to be Jewish, it would be expected that they respect the ethos and values of the school.

We offer the opportunity to be part of one of the first therapy based schools of its kind, part time hours, manageable workload, to work with some amazing people and most of all; to help develop a model to support children with Special Educational Needs to succeed! Please apply to: [email protected]

SEN Class Teacher 08 Feb 18

Apply by: March 21st 2018 for first round of interviews on the 26th and 27th of March

Job start: September 2018

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an SEN Class Teacher at Gesher School; an Independent Jewish SEN Primary School. We are seeking to appoint an outstanding, inspirational SEN teacher who has the ambition and drive to move the school through its opening and develop and sustain success. An interest in Autism would be an advantage while experience teaching SEN in a must. The candidate does not need to be of a Jewish Faith although a respect the Ethos and Values of the school would be expected.

Gesher is an SEN school with a specialism in Autism Spectrum Conditions. Our curriculum is therapy based and we have a multi professional team approach to supporting the school. We are a dedicated and passionate team that are working towards providing an Outstanding SEN School.

  • We are looking for an exceptional candidate who:
  • is an exemplary, outstanding SEN classroom practitioner and is able to work alongside a team of TA’s and therapists
  • has the ability to work as part of a forward looking strategic team
  • has a deep understanding of how children with special educational needs learn
  • is secure in their knowledge of differentiation of the National Curriculum
  • to accelerate pupil progress and raise attainment
  • is a proven, successful team player with excellent motivational and  interpersonal skills

In return we can offer:

  • to be part of a dynamic and forward thinking team of professionals who are passionate about SEN
  • to be part of a new, upcoming and outstanding school that will have links to the University of Cambridge and Prof. Simon Baron Cohen
  • a supportive, warm and passionate team

Gesher Teacher Job Description 2018

An application form is available here Gesher-School-Application-Form-2017.pdf, completed forms should be sent to [email protected]

Gesher SEN School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and staff.  The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure. We are an equal opportunities employer.

SEN Class Teaching Assistant 08 Feb 18

Apply by: May 31st 2018

Job start: September 2018
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an SEN Class Teaching Assistant position working at Gesher; a new Independent Jewish SEN Primary School. We are seeking to appoint an outstanding, inspirational SEN teaching Assistant who has the ambition and drive to support the school through its development and to provide an Outstanding education. An interest in Autism would be an advantage while experience with SEN in a must. The candidate does not need to be of a Jewish Faith although a respect the Ethos and Values of the school would be expected.

Gesher is an SEN school with a specialism in Autism Spectrum Conditions. Our curriculum is therapy based and we have a multi professional team approach to supporting the school. We are a dedicated and passionate team that are working towards opening an Outstanding SEN School.

We are looking for an exceptional candidate who:

  • Is a passionate and dedicated Teaching Assistant
  • has the ability to work as part of a forward looking strategic team
  • has a deep understanding of how children with special educational needs learn
  • is secure in their ability to support the class teacher and team
  • to support pupils progress and raise attainment
  • is a proven, successful team player with excellent motivational and  interpersonal skills

 

In return we can offer:

  • to be part of a dynamic and forward thinking team of professionals who are passionate about SEN
  • to be part of a new, upcoming and outstanding school that will have links to the University of Cambridge and Prof. Simon Baron Cohen
  • a supportive, warm and passionate team

 

An application form is available here Gesher-School-Application-Form-2017.pdf, completed forms should be sent to [email protected]

Gesher SEN School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and staff.  The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure. We are an equal opportunities employer.

 

Jewish Studies Teacher 08 Feb 18

Apply by: March 21st 2018 for first round of interviews on the 26th and 27th of March

Job start: September 2018 (2 days a week)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Jewish Studies Teacher position in an Independent Jewish SEN Primary School. We are seeking to appoint a creative Jewish Studies teacher who has the passion and drive to develop and teach the Jewish Studies curriculum, and promote the Jewish ethos of the school in a critical stage of the school’s development. An interest in Autism would be an advantage while experience teaching SEN and Jewish Studies is a must. The candidate does not need to be of a Jewish Faith although a respect the Ethos and Values of the school would be expected, as well as relevant subject knowledge within Jewish Studies.

Gesher is a SEN school with a specialism in Autism Spectrum Conditions. Our curriculum is therapy based and we have a multi professional team approach to supporting the school. We are a dedicated and passionate team that are working towards opening an Outstanding SEN School.

We are looking for an exceptional candidate who:

  • is an exemplary, outstanding SEN Jewish Studies teacher and is able to work alongside a team of TA’s and therapists
  • has the ability to work as part of a forward looking strategic team
  • has a deep understanding of how children with special educational needs learn
  • is secure in their knowledge of Jewish Studies and confident with differentiating and personalising Jewish learning.
  • is a proven, successful team player with excellent motivational and interpersonal skills

In return we can offer:

  • to be part of a dynamic and forward thinking team of professionals who are passionate about SEN
  • to be part of a new, upcoming and outstanding school that will have links to the University of Cambridge and Prof. Simon Baron Cohen
  • to be part of a key SEN resource within the Jewish community
  • a supportive, warm and passionate team

An application form is available here Gesher-School-Application-Form-2017.pdf and should be sent to [email protected]

Gesher SEN School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and staff. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure. We are an equal opportunities employer.