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Specialist Teacher

SEN Job Vacancies

Specialist Teacher

September 2021

We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Specialist Teacher to join our collaborative and successful Learning Development Department. This post can be offered as a full-time or part-time role. The position demands high professional standards and excellent subject knowledge in order to assess and support pupils with a range of SpLD profiles. 

The successful candidate will have a secondary-level teaching qualification and a postgraduate qualification (Level 7 or equivalent) in the teaching of pupils with SpLD. The postholder will work alongside teaching and Learning Development staff to provide effective intervention support for pupils. 

There is the opportunity for the successful candidate to play a full and active role in the pastoral and co-curricular life of the School if they wish. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a fun, forward-thinking School which is committed to academic excellence; continual development of staff; and innovative teaching and learning strategies. This is within the context of outstanding pastoral care and co-curricular provision to ensure the best possible holistic pupil experience. 

If you like to work collaboratively and welcome the opportunity to develop as a practitioner, we offer a comprehensive induction and CPD programme for all levels of staff, competitive remuneration package, support with teacher training for unqualified teachers and outstanding, well-equipped facilities.  

Closing date: 9.00am, Thursday 22 April 2021

Interviews will be held week commencing Monday 26 April 2021

Further details and an application form are available from our website: or by contacting the HR Department on 01372 231426, email: [email protected].

Reg Charity No: 312064

St John’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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