Class Teacher

Manor Green School, Maidenhead, Berkshire


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £27,007 to £38,305

Job summary

Manor Green School is a large and highly successful special school educating some 260 students aged 2-19, who, due to their complex needs, require significant specialist support to succeed academically and achieve their full potential.

Our students’ needs range from requiring additional pastoral and emotional support, through those with moderate and severe learning difficulties to some having profound, multiple learning and complex health problems.

The school’s mission statement is to be the Centre of Excellence for students with special educational needs. We ensure outstanding outcomes for all of our students through our unique Philosophy of Education – The ACE Model © which underpins our promotion of:

A – academic progress
C – care and therapeutic learning support
E – enrichment and life skills development

We are already a good school and now we wish to be the best!

Class Teacher
Main Scale + SEN (London fringe)
1 permanent &
1 fixed term maternity cover to approx. February 2020
Both to commence as soon as possible

You will teach a group of students and lead a team of support staff in the class, including performance management of the Higher Level Teaching Assistant. You must have UK QTS and SEN teaching experience.

You will be required to offer outstanding teaching to a small class of students (we group our students in Clusters. A Cluster is a grouping of classes working on the same curriculum equivalent to a key stage). This includes planning, preparation, delivery, assessment, evaluation and reporting responsibilities. You will work collaboratively with all other school staff in order to create and maintain outstanding opportunities for our students’ academic progress, care and therapeutic learning support and promotion of enrichment and life skills development. You will also work closely with the students’ families and other professionals.

We are seeking permanent and fixed term Teachers who are immediately available. The fixed term post may be extended by mutual agreement based on business need.

Come and join our amazing team! In return we offer a great benefits package and excellent learning and development opportunities.

Closing date : Friday 6 September 2019

To download an application pack please visit the school website or contact: or 01628 513800

Positions are subject to Safer Recruitment checks, including an enhanced DBS check. Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.

Essential educational requirements

DFE recognised qualified teacher status or equivalent

Essential qualifications

DFE recognised qualified teacher status or equivalent

Essential skills and experience

Evidence of effective teaching over a wide range of need
 Experience of teaching secondary age pupils
 Evidence of appropriate in-service activity and professional development
 An excellent understanding of how pupils learn
 A sound curriculum knowledge and understanding of key strategies for effective teaching and learning
 An understanding of classroom and behaviour management

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Special School
Education phase Not Applicable
School size 269 pupils enrolled
Age range 2 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Manor Green School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

School location

Elizabeth Hawkes Way, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 3EQ