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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    1 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    18 April 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2, Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Full time, part time

Contract type


Pay scale

M1 to U3

Additional allowances

SEN Minimum Allowance

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for enthusiastic, compassionate and highly effective and qualified classroom teachers to join our teaching team. The successful candidates will need to be creative, dynamic and enjoy crafting personalised learning for our young people.

In addition, the successful candidates will have:

  • some experience of working with pupils who have SEND;
  • excellent teaching and classroom skills;
  • the ability to plan, implement and evaluate;
  • the ability to tailor individual teaching programmes for pupils with complex learning difficulties;
  • the ability to motivate, lead, manage and develop staff;
  • the ability to communicate well and develop effective relationships/partnerships with parents and carers; and
  • good organisational skills.

What the school offers its staff

Due to exciting changes within the federation, we are delighted to be advertising class teacher positions in both schools to join our very experienced and committed staff team. We have both full-time and part-time positions available from EYFS to KS4. These posts afford the successful candidates the opportunity to work in the only special school federation in Hampshire. Our two schools, situated next door to each other, cater for the full age range and a wide breadth of needs, including moderate, severe and profound learning difficulties.

Our strapline is ‘a family of learning’ and we are committed as a community to have our wonderful pupils and students at the heart of our federation. We offer a fun, stimulating and creative environment in which all individuals are valued for their contribution, and we strive for our pupils and students to be as independent as they can be.

Commitment to safeguarding

The federation is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

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About St Francis Special School

School type
Special school, ages 2 to 19
School size
104 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 19
Phone number


Arranging a visit to St Francis Special School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email adminoffice@st-francis.hants.sch.uk.

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