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ADVERT ID 125487

Special Class Teacher

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St Joseph's SS

Thomas Hynes Rd
Thomas Hynes Road
Newcastle
Galway
H91K095
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MAIN DETAILS

Status:
Active
Level:
Primary
Date Posted:
Fri Aug 2 2019 11:33:33
Application Closing Date:
Tue Aug 20 2019
Commencement Date:
Mon Sep 16 2019
Status of Post:
Fixed-term
Number of Vacancies:
1
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SCHOOL TYPE

School Type:
Special School
School Structure:
Vertical
Gender:
Co-Educational
School Patronage:
Other
Total No. of Teaching Staff:
14
Current Enrolment:
72
Droichead school:
Yes
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POST DETAILS

Panel of Applicants:
An internal panel of suitable applicants may be set up to fill vacancies which may occur within a specific time period (four months for teacher posts and the duration of the school year for SNA posts) from the date on which the Board approves the successful candidate.
Additional Information:
Please see our website for information on the school.

www.stjosephspschool.com.

St Josephs Special School caters for pupils with a moderate general learning disability. Approximately 50% of our pupils have ASD.

This is a vacancy for a 0.5 exceptional post (half). Timetable will set over 3 days allowing the successful candidate to work as a substitute teacher in the other 2 days should they wish to. Timetable is subject to change as the needs of the pupils change.

There are 13 teachers currently working at St Josephs School alongside 26 SNAs and other support staff.

Experience working with pupils with special needs, ASD, physical, sensory and complex difficulties in a special school, class or ASD unit setting is essential.

Experience in the following is desirable: planning and implementing programs linked with personal hygiene, toileting, FEDS, hoisting, behaviours that challenge, physiotherapy, speech and language, OT, aquatics.
Experience with the Junior Cycle Curriculum is desirable.
Experience in the use of IT (Ipads, computers, websites, interactive whiteboards) and LAMH sign language.

Please mark subject line of application with "HALF POST application" attach all files as required.


Please Note: We also have a vacancy for a maternity leave. If you are interested in both positions - please state this in your letter of application

Only successful applicants will be notified.
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Letter of Application

  • Referees (name, role, contact no.)

  • Copy of Certificates, Diplomas, Degrees

  • Teaching Council Registration

  • Standard Application Form for Teaching Posts
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Applications may be submitted by

  • Email
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APPLY TO THIS JOB VACANCY

Roll Number:
19047H
Apply To:
stjosephsapplication2019@gmail.com
County:
Galway
Phone:
091 521895

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