Windlehurst School

Respect - Courage - Inspire - Achieve

Windlehurst Road, Stockport, SK6 7HZ

0161 4274788

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Windlehurst School provides school places for children with an EHC plan stating Social Emotional and mental Health needs for the Stockport Metropolitan Borough. We have 2 sites within the Stockport Borough supporting 48 secondary school age pupils.

We are a unique school offering vocational and academic qualifications to enable all our pupils’ successful outcomes.

We aim to provide a safe, caring environment where all achievement is valued and celebrated.

Here at Windlehurst all staff strive to provide… ‘strong vision for the future of the school which is shared by leaders and staff.’ ‘Positive relationships between pupils and staff are nurtured and valued.’ ‘Pupils say that they feel safe, secure and well cared for in school.’ (Ofsted May 2019)

We achieve this through our 4 core values
Respect – for each other, for ourselves and for the environment we are in

Courage – within ourselves; to embrace new challenges, to succeed

Inspire – ourselves and others around us to achieve

Achieve – value and celebrate successes

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Vacancies

We have a number of exciting opportunities at Windlehurst School! 

Further information about our current vacancies is available below. However, if you have any question or queries regarding any of the vacancies advertised, please contact Ali Holmes, School Business Manager on 0161 427 4788 opt1 or via email alison.holmes@windlehurst.stockport.sch.uk.

General Teacher

Salary: Main Scale with SEN Allowance

Hours of post: Full Timely

Fixed term positions available with the possibility to progress to permanent

Windlehurst School currently caters for up to 48, 11 to 16 year olds who have an EHCP for SEMH.  We have vacancies for general teacher who has the skill set to support our students academically as well as emotionally. This post has been agreed to increase specialist teaching allocations across both sites, so the post will be offered as a 1 year temporary contract in the first instance.

If you are an inspirational teacher with the ability to engage and motivate young people we would welcome your application. 

You should have some experience in working with learners with challenging behaviour and be able to develop successful relationships with learners in order to inspire and motivate. An outstanding practitioner, you may be required to lead a curriculum area as well as teaching additional subjects.

The school is currently based on two sites, one in Hawk Green in Marple and one in Stockport Town Centre. They are at some geographical distance so a car owner is essential and you will be required to transport pupils. You will be deployed at either site according to the needs of the school.

After receiving further details, you are invited to contact the Headteacher for an informal discussion regarding the requirements of the post or visit the school by arrangement. Interested applicants can contact Ali Holmes, School Business Manager in the first instance via telephone on 0161 427 4788 opt 1 or via email alison.holmes@windlehurst.stockport.sch.uk

Application forms and an information pack are available to download from here. Completed forms should be returned to the school via the above email address or posted to the school address above.

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Learning Support Assistant (for SEN pupils)

Salary: Grade 4 £20,092 - £21,748 pro rata + Midday Assistant Allowance

Hours of post: 31.5 hours per week Monday to Friday Term Time only

Permanent positions available

 Windlehurst School currently caters for up to 50, 11 to 16 year olds who have statements for Social Emotional Mental Health.

We require quality Learning Support Assistants working between both our sites in Marple and central Stockport.

We invite applications for Learning Support Assistant, to work with our highly dedicated and specialist team to give support to our students. We welcome applications from highly committed, organised and enthusiastic people who can work creatively and flexibly with young people.

Interested applicants can contact Ali Holmes, School Business Manager in the first instance via telephone on 0161 427 4788 opt 1 or via email alison.holmes@windlehurst.stockport.sch.uk

Application forms and an information pack are available to download from here. Completed forms should be returned to the school via the above email address or posted to the school address above.

Welcome Letter

Job Description

Person Specification

Application Form

 

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The successful applicant's appointment will be subject to satisfactory pre-employment clearances including a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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