• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    12 April 2021 at 12:01 pm

  • Date listed

    30 March 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Main or Upper Pay Scale

Job summary

Palmerston School is seeking to appoint a Class Teacher for pupils who have severe learning difficulties and possibly some additional needs such as sensory processing. Supporting pupils with challenging behaviours and personal care will be required.
Experience of teaching pupils with severe learning difficulties is essential.

Employee benefits

SEN Allowance (depending on experience & qualifications)

Applying for the job

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced level DBS disclosure and other references.
Application packs are available from the schools website http://www.palmerstonschool.co.uk/
There are opportunities for a visit to view the school but only by appointment outside of school hours.

All applications should be returned DIRECTLY TO THE SCHOOL before the closing date.
Closing date is Monday 12th April’21 – 12.00 noon.

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Special school
Education phase
School size
120 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number

About Palmerston School

Palmerston is a secondary school for 136 pupils aged 11-19 with severe or profound learning difficulties. Many of the pupils have additional needs such as ASC, medical / physical needs, communication difficulties and/or challenging behaviour. The school was judged “outstanding” on its last 4 OFSTED inspections; has a very successful school direct programme and also supports mainstream schools via outreach & school to school support.

Arranging a visit to Palmerston School

Please contact the school office if you wish to arrange to visit.

Email : palmerston-ao@palmerston.liverpool.sch.uk OR Tel: 0151 428 2128

School location

Minehead Road, Liverpool, Merseyside, L17 6AU

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