Contract type: Permanent
Working pattern: Full-Time, Term Time Only
Closing date: Thursday 30 September 2021
About the role
Outdoor Education Instructor (HLTA)
35 hours per week 39 weeks per year
Annual salary - Scale 5 Pt 12 to 15 = £18,995 to £20,158 after Term Time adjustment
Location - Approximately 8 miles from Eastbourne and 12 miles from Brighton.
Bowden House School is a special, weekly residential school for up to 40 boys, committed to supporting students between the ages of 9 – 16+ who present with a range of complex, social, emotional and mental health difficulties with characteristics on the Autistic Spectrum; ADHD and mild learning difficulties.
The school is maintained by The London Borough of Tower Hamlets.
Outdoor Education is delivered as part of the school’s everyday curriculum and has successfully been running for over 10 years.
This post on the teaching team is to help deliver daily outdoor education and annual residential camps to small groups of students to help develop their personal and social capabilities, self-esteem and confidence.
It is essential for the successful candidate to have experience and has a passion for working with young people in the outdoor environment, is caring and kind and has the ability to deliver a progressive outdoor education.
The Job Description fully outlines the requirements of this post.
An application pack will be available from email@example.com.
Closing date for completed application forms: 30 September 2021
The school is committed to the Safeguarding and Protection of Children. We appoint staff in positions of trust and it is our duty under Safer Recruitment to ensure that they are fit to work with vulnerable young people. References and an enhanced DBS that are satisfactory to us, will be a condition of the appointment.
We shall ensure fairness and equal opportunity throughout our workforce and in service delivery. We welcome applications from suitably skilled candidates regardless of ethnicity, gender, disability, sexuality, religion or age.
Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.