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(Internal Only) Teacher - Sunshine House (Northwood)

Posted: 30 Jun 2020 Closes: 7 Jul 2020
Sunshine House - Northwood MS 1- 6 or UPS 1-3 + SEN1 + Outer London Weighting
Permanent & Full-time RNI_REQ0000733

Please note this job is only open to internal applicants who are currently employed by RNIB, or working for RNIB as a volunteer, agency worker or contractor.

RNIB Sunshine House School is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic class teacher. This school for children who are blind or partially sighted with complex learning difficulties and physical needs is set in a beautiful location with a wide range of specialist resources. It works in alliance with The Eden Academy, benefitting from the academy's extensive expertise in special educational needs and working as part of a family of schools delivering exceptional educational and therapeutic standards. The school is currently at an exciting stage in its development. You could help shape its future.

The ability to lead, develop and inspire a class team and to work within a multidisciplinary setting is essential. A teacher with a qualification of the visually impaired (QTVI) or multi-Sensory Impaired (QTMSI) is desirable although not essential. It is the perfect role for a practitioner who is passionate about holistic, pupil-centred provision and committed to continual development of their practice.

If you would like to apply for this great job opportunity please review the documents linked below, then select "Apply Online" at the bottom of this page and complete our application form, telling us how you meet the Specialist Skills, Knowledge and Experience criteria (Section 1 of the person specification). Guidance for completion can be found on each page of the application form

Job Description

Benefits Package

Appointment is subject to an Enhanced Criminal Records Check and relevant barred lists check.

We're the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) and we're here for everyone affected by sight loss. Working for us means working for one of the UK's biggest charities, supporting almost two million people living with sight loss in the UK.

RNIB is committed to being led by our customers (blind and partially sighted people), and one of the ways we do this is through active involvement and engagement in many of our work activities, including the recruitment of new members of staff.

Please be aware that blind and partially sighted volunteers may be involved in the recruitment and selection process for this vacancy; including reviewing job applications and CV's, shortlisting and interviews and selection tests.

RNIB is committed to being an Equal Opportunities organisation and we welcome applications from people with sight loss

Visits to the school are welcome. For more information please contact Mark Fuell, Head of School on 01923 822538.

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