SEND Teacher

Job Summary
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Full time
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Closed for applications on 15/10/2018 15:30
£29,780 - £36,646
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Schools - Teaching
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Closing date:
15 Oct
Further Information

SEND Teacher
Pennyman Primary Academy
Status: Permanent
Required: January 2019
Salary: M4-UPS1 plus SEND allowance
Hours: Full time

Reporting to: Head Teacher/Executive Head Teacher
Academy: Pennyman Primary Academy

Pennyman Primary Academy is pleased to be able to appoint an enthusiastic and committed SEND teacher to join the academy as part of Tees Valley Education Multi Academy Trust. Pennyman Primary is a vibrant, creative and forward looking academy keen to employ an outstanding, enthusiastic and experienced practitioner to join the specialist unit placement provision teaching team.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the teaching of SEND unit placement pupils according to their educational and developmental needs. The role, in line with standard teachers’ pay and conditions, requires planning and preparation for pupils as well as assessing, recording and reporting on the progress and attainment of all learners. We are looking for an innovative and inspirational teacher who can demonstrate best practice in teaching.

They will join an already highly successful SEND team, which was recognised as outstanding in the latest academy Ofsted inspection in June 2017.

Pennyman will provide:

• An excellent learning environment for children with a strong community ethos
• The opportunity to work in a flagship school within a trust, where staff are valued and treated with respect
• Hard working, committed and dedicated staff who strive to gain the best outcomes for all of our pupils
• Dedicated pupils who love coming to the academy and are encouraged to be the best they can be
• An enthusiastic and supportive Head Teacher, Executive Head Teacher and Senior Leadership Team who put the interests of the children first and are committed to the continual improvement of the academy
• A passionate and high performing team of professionals, including SLEs, across the trust to learn from and contribute to
• An opportunity to be part of working parties across the school and the trust within your areas of interest
• Career enhancement opportunities within areas of interest

Tees Valley Education Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check

Applications are invited from prospective candidates who are able to demonstrate that they are able to meet the essential criteria set out in the person specification and who have the vision, values and tenacity to join an outstanding team and help continue the journey towards excellence.

Visits to the academy are strongly encouraged and can be arranged by appointment with the academy office on the following dates:

Tuesday 2nd October 1pm, Thursday 4th October 3.30pm, Tuesday 9th October 9.15am, Thursday 11th October 3.30pm and Friday 12th October 1pm.

Closing Date: Monday 15th October 2018 at 3.30pm

Shortlisting: Tuesday 16th October 2018
Interview Date: Tuesday 23rd October 2018

Location: Pennyman Primary Academy

Hand written or electronic printed copies of the Tees Valley Education application form should be posted or hand delivered to the following address for the attention of Mrs Kate Barkley, Head Teacher. Please be aware that if you are sending your application by e-mail, the Trust cannot be responsible for any formatting anomalies when printing.

By post: Tees Valley Education, Pennyman Primary Academy, Fulbeck Road, Middlesbrough TS3 0QS.

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If you have any queries about the position or the academy and the trust, please do not hesitate to contact the academy direct on 01642 314750 or e-mail

Please note
This job is closed for applications.