ASC Coordinator and Class Teacher

James Rennie School, Carlisle, Cumbria


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

Our School is a bright, joyful and outstanding School serving pupils aged 3 -19 with severe and profound learning needs and their families across the North of Cumbria; we have a significant proportion of pupils with Autism Spectrum Condition and we are looking to recruit a new lead to support ASC across our School as our current lead is leaving.

Our School is rated as outstanding by Ofsted, and is accredited by the National Autistic Society for its work with our pupils, their families and community. We want our new lead to maintain these standards and in partnership with our whole community ensure we exceed these standards.

We’ll need you to lead on ASC which will mean being a beacon of outstanding practice that others can learn from, supporting our staff gain and maintain their knowledge of ASC, supporting our parents with strategies and knowledge and also supporting our community partners for ASC, most importantly with our whole community you will make learning and life better for our pupils.

We will expect you to maintain the highest levels of commitment to safeguarding our pupils.

Essential educational requirements


Essential qualifications

Full QTS Status.
A post graduate qualification in ASC or a commitment to gain a post graduate qualification after 12 months in post.

Essential skills and experience

Positive behaviour qualification.
Communication qualification e.g. in Makaton, PECS etc.

See Personal Specification

Employee benefits

FULL TIME ASC Coordinator and Class Teacher Job ref JRS/ASC12/19
Permanent, Full Time
Main scale – up to UPS 3 for a candidate with appropriate experience plus SEN 1 allowance and TLR for Coordinator Role

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Not Applicable
School size 142 pupils enrolled
Age range 3 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website James Rennie School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About James Rennie School

School location

California Road, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 0BU