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  • Closing date

    11 October 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    20 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2, Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

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Pay scale


Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

  • An inspirational and enthusiastic teacher.
  • Aspire to be an outstanding practitioner.
  • Be able to transfer their experience to a specialist setting.
  • Passionate about high quality teaching and learning for children and young people of all abilities.
  • Able to creatively adapt the curriculum to meet a range of special needs.
  • To be able to work with children with complex needs and challenging behaviours.
  • Passionate about integrating working practice as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Must have an interest in and experience of working with young people with a wide range of additional needs.
  • The ability to work with parents/carers, professionals and the wider community.
  • Willing to make a positive contribution to the broader life of the school.

What the school offers its staff

  • A strong team ethos and a commitment to staff wellbeing.
  • Excellent CPD opportunities to grow and develop through mentoring and coaching.
  • A successful ECT support programme
  • An effective induction programme to support your transition to the East SILC

Commitment to safeguarding

The East SILC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS formally CRB) and medical clearance from Leeds City Council’s Occupational Health Service. The East SILC promotes diversity and wants a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.
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About John Jamieson School

School type
Special school, ages 2 to 19
School size
425 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 19
Phone number
0113 293 0236

The East Specialist Inclusive Learning Centre (SILC) is a 2-19 generic special school with 426 pupils on roll. All our pupils have special learning needs and some have physical/ medical difficulties. The East SILC is a complex organisation which operates on a variety of sites to provide a range of outreach services across the city, including partnerships with primary and secondary providers, the city-wide Physical Difficulties and Medical Service including a moving and handling service, as well as the Medical Needs Teaching Service for Leeds.

Arranging a visit to John Jamieson School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email nicola.hewitson@eastsilc.org.

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