Class Teacher - Maternity Cover

Alfreton Park Community Special School, Alfreton, Derbyshire


Job details

Job role Teacher
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main Pay Scale

Job summary

Main purpose of the job:
• Be an excellent classroom practioner
• Have an impact on educational progress beyond your assigned pupils
• Line manage and appraise identified staff
• Assist in the smooth running of the school at all times

Employee benefits

SEN pt1

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Special School
Education phase Not Applicable
School size 88 pupils enrolled
Age range 2 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Alfreton Park Community Special School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Alfreton Park Community Special School

Alfreton Park is a lively, successful day small Special School for pupils aged 2 to 19 years, with severe and profound learning difficulties. You need to have extremely high expectations to ensure children regardless of gender, ethnicity and religion achieve to the best of their ability.
We require a flexible, enthusiastic and energetic teacher who is able to contribute positively to the team working of the class and the whole school.
The successful applicant needs the successful applicant needs to be able to respond our pupils learning levels and support pupils in all areas including self-help skills and a range of medical interventions.
Successful applicants must be able to lead a class team and have a clear understanding of how to differentiate work to suit the needs of our pupils. The ability to think creatively, inspire young people and have an appreciation of a sense of humour is essential.

This post is open to NQT or experienced teachers.

Applicants need to have a love of learning, enjoy a challenge and have the ability to develop strategies in problem solving.

Due to the current Covid-19 situation applicants asked to interview may be required to undertake the following;
 Formal virtual interview
 Informal virtual meeting with members of the team.
 Plan and deliver a virtual lesson.
 Provide additional referees.
NB: References will be taken prior to interview

School location

Alfreton Park, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 7AL