• Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    10 May 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    23 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type

Job summary

We are looking for an experienced and successful English teacher who has the ability to teach across all key stages but predominantly KS4. Ideally with a background within an SEMH school. Like us, you will be passionate about safeguarding, deeply committed to releasing potential, and determined to make a difference every day.

You will bring our innovative curriculum to life as you maintain good order and discipline, engage pupils with SEN, and stimulate children of all abilities to reach their full potential. We will give you real scope to develop the social, emotional and cultural aspects of our pupils’ learning, and encourage you to set clear targets for both behaviour and academic achievement. This means you will enjoy plenty of autonomy and wide-ranging opportunities to shape the way we work.

We are looking for a teacher with:

• Good Knowledge of SEN Code of Practice, in particular SEMH education

• Experience with the use of assessment data and implementing strategies for raising achievement of pupils with SEMH

• Commitment to working collaboratively as part of a team to actively promote inclusion and ensure the safeguarding of all pupils

• Experience of managing HLTAs and/or LSA's in the classroom

You will be part of:

• An exciting and innovative development of an All-through learning community

• A dedicated team of staff who strive for excellence

• A caring and inclusive ethos

• A school which has supportive Trustees and Parents with high expectations of the school

In return, we offer a competitive salary, pension, a supportive team, training and development and the potential for career progression to the right person.

The Trust Board are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share in this commitment. This appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check and positive references.

Please refer to the job description and employee specification attached.

Salary is Main pay scale M1 £25,714 - M6 £36,961 + SEN Allowance

Closing date 10/05/2021 Interviews will be held on week commencing 17/05/2021

Employee benefits

SEN allowance

Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
Up to 80 pupils
Age range
11 to 19
Ofsted report
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Contact phone number

About North Star 240°

North Star 240° is the secondary provision of North Star Academy Trust based in North Bristol, specialising in supporting pupils experiencing Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) difficulties. We aim to be part of a joined-up provision offering our pupils the outstanding education they deserve.

School location

Long Cross, Bristol, BS11 0QA

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