Classroom Teacher - Springwell School

Job Summary
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Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
08/03/2021 23:59
Salary scale – MPS/UPS + SEN allowance (all depending on experience). Temporary position (3 terms)
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
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Springwell School
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Closing date:
8 Mar
Further Information

Springwell is a generic primary aged special school. We work with pupils with a range of learning difficulties including Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties, Severe Learning Difficulties, Complex Learning Difficulties, Autistic Spectrum Disorders, Social, Emotional and mental Health Difficulties and Speech and Language Difficulties.

We require a dynamic, enthusiastic, experienced and appropriately qualified teacher to join our highly effective team. We are looking for someone with the ability to motivate and enthuse pupils.

We are looking for:
• A qualified teacher with specialist training/experience in special needs.
• An excellent classroom practitioner who is able to set and meet differentiated learning outcomes.
• A good communicator with a flexible approach, able to maximise learning opportunities.
• A team member who can think creatively and has high aspirations for children with SEND.
We can offer:
• A welcoming, friendly and supportive learning community.
• Small class sizes with well-resourced classrooms and a high ratio of experienced support staff.
• A strong commitment to CPD opportunities.

Informal visits are welcome and can be facilitated outside the school day, whilst following COVID-19 safe practices. We would like to observe all shortlisted candidates teach in their current school as part of the interview process, this may occur virtually.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

Application forms and further details are available from the school.

Closing date for applications is: Monday 8th March 2021 at noon.

Shortlisting will take place on: Friday 12th March. followed by observations of teaching.

Interviews will be: Friday 19th March 2021 via Teams.

Post Commences: 12th April 2021, or as soon as possible if notice must be worked.

Springwell School, Wiltshire Way, Hartlepool,TS26 OTB
Telephone 01429 280600 Fax 01429 230717
e.mail admin.springwell@school.hartlepool.gov.uk
Website - www.springwellschool.co.uk
Head teacher: Zoe Westley
Assistant Head: Marc Hillan
Assistant Head: Louise Hillan