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2 Full Time Roles

An exciting opportunity to join the highly respected team at The Lifehouse; an Independent Special School for Special Needs Children aged between 7 and 19 based in Bettws Cedewain and Welshpool.

Due to increasing demand we are looking to fill 2 full time roles and want to recruit staff with knowledge and experience of working with complex young people.  The role will involve outreach work, working with pupils who are currently not accessing education to establish positive relationships and experiences outside of their homes. It will also involve working cohesively with the existing team at our sites to provide support and guidance for young people for their education and emotional wellbeing.

There is opportunity to develop a teaching aspect to this role if this is a direction you are interested in pursuing.

Key attributes will be

  • Energy & enthusiasm for the work
  • Vision and flexible thinking
  • Belief and understanding of our ethos
  • Fundamental knowledge of safeguarding and professional working practice
  • Excellent record keeping and understanding of accountability
  • Upbeat, positive team player

Initial contract for 12 months with high likelihood of continuation. Pay according to experience and qualification.  Potential for part time hours dependent on applicants.

If you think you would like this challenge and become part of a nationally known, top class educational establishment then please email your written application together with your CV to kay@bettwslifehouse.org.uk

Closing date Monday 12th November 




Expressions of Interest

We are looking for Part-time, twilight / evening tutors who can deliver any of the following subjects through our new and exciting post 16 / Community Programme. This will be based  at our Launchpad premises in Welshpool:

      Basic ICT

      Computer Gaming / Animation

      Creative Media

      Web Design


      GCSE Maths

      GCSE English

      GCSE Science

      Functional Skills (Maths & English)



We would also like to hear from you if you can offer any Vocational Art and Craft subjects e.g. embroidery, jewellery making, baking etc.

In addition, if you think you have any other exciting skills you could offer for short courses, please get in touch.

Please contact Nici Jones email: nici@bettwslifehouse.org.uk

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Or send your CV to the Main School: Bettws Lifehouse, Bettws Cedewain, Newtown, Powys SY16 3DS