Class Teacher - Special Needs Secondary

Garston Manor School, Watford, Hertfordshire


Job details

Job role Teacher, SEN specialist, Suitable for NQTs
Subject Primary
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary MPS - UPS

Job summary

We want to hear from you if you are an inspiring, committed, highly motivated Teacher with Special Needs Experience or are a NQT aspiring to be a Special Needs Teacher. You will join and be supported by a successful team who seek the best outcomes for our students. The appointed candidate will teach to a curriculum based on a primary school model within a static class. The most important aspect of the successful candidate is enthusiasm for teaching and a desire to improve your own continuing professional development. With a majority of our students with an ASC or LD diagnosis and/or Speech, Language and Communication difficulty, the school supports an extensive CPD program to allow staff to continue to develop specialisms.

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Applying for the job

Please apply for the role through the Teach in Herts website and complete the application form online.,class-teacher-special-needs-secondary-school_60082.htm

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School overview

School type Special School
Education phase Not Applicable
School size 143 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Garston Manor School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Garston Manor School

Garston Manor is a specialist school for Autism, Learning Difficulties and Speech, Language and Communication Needs for students aged 11-16 who have a very wide range of difficulties and needs, from mild or moderate through to complex, with an increasing co-morbidity of needs, especially related to complex medical needs. Our vision is to become the Number 1 LD Secondary School in all of Hertfordshire by 2021. The school recognises the individuality of each student and using the slogan ‘different for different’, together with good to outstanding staff and practices, through constant evaluation of our work and in collaboration with parents, carers and other professionals, strives and endeavours to help each student achieve their maximum potential. We believed Growing Minds Succeed.

Arranging a visit to Garston Manor School

During this time we are not allowing visitors on to site. Please visit our school website ( you can email the admin team ( or call the school office is you have any questions on 01923 673757.

School location

Horseshoe Lane, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD25 7HR