Vacancies

Key Requirements

All vacancies are exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and as such appointment to any post will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of police records via Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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.

Corley Centre is a secondary special school for children with complex communication and interaction difficulties. A significant number of students have an autism diagnosis.  Students bring a range of abilities and aspirations, special educational needs, vulnerabilities, challenges and behaviours.  Student attainment covers the full National Curriculum and GCSE/vocational range.

CURRENT VACANCIES

Headteacher
Teacher – Subject Lead Humanities

HEADTEACHER 

Pay scale: Leadership 25 – 31
Start date: September 2021 / January 2022
Closing date: Noon 17th May 2021
Interview dates: NEW 24th and 25th May – candidates must be available for both dates.

Our students are at the heart of all we do. A significant number have an autism diagnosis. The school was awarded NAS Autism Accreditation in 2018 and continues to build upon this success.  Students bring a wide range of abilities and aspirations, special educational needs, vulnerabilities, challenges and behaviours.  Student attainment covers the full National Curriculum and GCSE/vocational range, hence our equal focus on the personal and academic curricular, with all subjects taught by subject specialists.

The Headteacher vacancy arises due to the retirement of the current post holder following 15 years at the school, 9 as Headteacher.

Governors are seeking an exceptional school leader to continue to foster and develop the school’s inclusive ethos, ensuring high quality provision with the primary focus on student wellbeing and outcomes.

Prospective candidates are encouraged to visit the school prior to application or interview. Visits are available from Monday 26th April. Please contact our School Business Manager, Mandy Wilkinson either via telephone on 01676540218 or email mwilkinson@corley.coventry.sch.uk to arrange.

All applications are returnable direct to Mrs Maureen Lea, Chair of Governors: Govchair@corley.coventry.sch.uk

 

HUMANITIES SUBJECT LEAD 

Pay scale: Main scale / Upper pay scale
Start date: September 2021
Closing date: Noon 17th May 2021

Interview dates:

Wednesday 19th May Interview ( via Teams)
Thursday 20th May Lesson Observation and Student Panel in school.
Candidates would need to be available both dates for approximately 1 hour each day.

Governors are seeking a highly driven and creative specialist teacher of any of the Humanities subjects to develop and deliver Humanities across Key Stages 3 and 4, ensuring a challenging and robust curriculum with the highest standards of classroom practice.  Humanities is delivered in an integrated format in KS3. KS4 students may currently opt to study BTEC Travel and Tourism, although the successful candidate could consider alternatives as part of their curriculum review.

The school has been awarded NAS Autism Accreditation and a comprehensive package of training will be provided.

The post will also involve a pastoral role.

Applications are welcome from specialist Humanities teachers with experience in primary, secondary, mainstream or special sectors.

Prospective candidates are encouraged to contact the Headteacher for an informal discussion. Visits to the school can be arranged within our current Covid -19 measures.

All applications are to be return to the school email mwilkinson@corley.coventry.sch.uk