Recruitment and Training
Staff are encouraged to attend courses regularly to keep abreast of both mainstream and special needs’ developments. Courses are planned according to the specific needs identified in the School Improvement Plan. Teachers feed back information at staff-meetings and complete written evaluations.
The Hospital School hosted a conference at the Institue of Child Health to promote the DfES Statutory Guidance "Access to Education for children and young people with medical needs". The empthasis was on Mental Health issues.
When vacancies arise we advertise in the Times Educational Supplement and/or The Guardian and/or eteach pages of The Independent, in accordance with our Equal Opportunities and Pay Policies. We do not accept CVs for teacher vacancies.
We accept undergraduate placement students, in two main areas:
- ICT & related subjects
For further details contact the School's Business Manager
A big 'THANK YOU' to the following organisations for their long standing support, generosity and commitment.
Charterhouse Voice and Data Plc who help print our termly 'Gosling' school newsletter.
The e-Learning Foundation who help provide funding for laptops for some of our long-stay and recurring patients.
The Academy of Culinary Arts who deliver monthly workshop sessions with different chefs visiting the school to cook delicious, mouth watering dishes.
The School is a participant in the Amazon Europe S.à r.l. Associates Programme, an affiliate advertising programme designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.co.uk
Donations to enhance and develop educational provision within the School are always gratefully received. Please contact the School’s Business Manager in the first instance.