Class Teacher

Glenwood School, Benfleet, Essex

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Job details

Subject Other
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490
Newly qualified teacher Suitable

Job description

This is a great opportunity to join our outstanding school at a time of exciting growth and innovation.

Our committed staff team would welcome a person who is skilled, creative and compassionate.

You would be joining a large and diverse team of professionals working with learners with a wide range of complex needs including severe, profound and multiple learning difficulties, medical needs and autism.

Glenwood is a successful special school for pupils aged 3-19 yrs. We currently provide for more than 220 young people. In September 2017 we moved into a superb new building and our next exciting project, developing a 20 bed residential provision, as part of the school.

The post is suitable for newly qualified or experienced teachers. We are experienced and successful in supporting teachers new to this phase of education. We also welcome applications from experienced teachers looking to further their careers.

Visits to the school area must to anyone interested in finding out more about this phase of education. Visits are expected as part of the application process because of the unique and exciting nature of our work. Please contact the school to book a visit.

The highest commitment to improving the lives of young people and their parents/carers is essential.

You will be:

· able to imagine life from each individual learners' point of view

· an outstanding classroom practitioner who is creative and innovative

· passionate about supporting young people with additional needs and disabilities

· excellent at forming positive relationships and building partnerships

· self-motivated and driven by opportunities to make a positive difference

· a skilled communicator

· positive and resourceful, and able to embrace change

. committed to implementing best safeguarding practice

We can offer you the opportunity to:

· spend time with amazing young people and their parents/carers

· develop your skills, knowledge and understanding at the cutting edge of education

· join a hardworking, committed and professional team of staff and a supportive governing body

· work in a school with an excellent reputation in the community at a time of exciting chnage

· collaborate with a wide range of partner agencies

Essential educational requirements

UK Qualified Teacher Status

Essential qualifications

UK Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

The post is suitable for newly qualified or experienced teachers. We are experienced and successful in supporting teachers new to this phase of education. We also welcome applications from experienced teachers looking to further their careers.

Employee benefits

SEN1 allowance

School overview

School type Special School
Education phase Not Applicable
School size 218 pupils enrolled
Age range 3 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Glenwood School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email finance@glenwood.essex.sch.uk

About Glenwood School

Glenwood is a successful special school for learners aged 3-19 years with a wide range of complex needs including severe, profound and multiple learning difficulties, medical needs and autism. We currently have 220 young people on role. In September 2017 we moved into a superb new building and our next exciting project of developing a 20 bed residential provision, as part of the school, is underway.

School location

Rushbottom Lane, Benfleet, Essex, SS7 4LW