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  • Start date details

    Spring Term

  • Closing date

    13 October 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    27 September 2022

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours per week

Contract type


Pay scale

Unqualified Teachers Scale 1-6 + SEN 1 Depending on experience

Additional allowances


Class Tutor job summary

Class Tutor – Full time

Pay Scale: Unqualified Teacher’s Scale 1-6 + SEN 1 (depending on experience)

Responsible to: Head/Deputy Head of School

Are you looking for a new, exciting opportunity within our outstanding school with incredible students and staff? Are you professional, creative, dedicated and prepared to have a lot of fun in the workplace?

We are seeking to appoint a Class Tutor at Newbridge Upper School, who is hardworking, enthusiastic and professional, with the ability to work with pupils with complex Learning difficulties and disabilities.

The young people at Upper School have complex learning difficulties, often accompanied by additional SEND, which may include;

  • Physical disabilities
  • (Multi) Sensory Impairments (MSI)
  • Autistic Spectrum disorders
  • Associated behaviour
  • Medical needs

We are looking for someone who;

  • Holds a minimum level 5 qualification in a relevant discipline/area
  • Is adaptable, motivated, resilient and enthusiastic
  • Has significant experience, (or is interested in gaining experience), of working with pupils with complex needs in a special school environment
  • Has experience of supporting students with Multi-Sensory Impairments and disabilities and who may display associated behaviour
  • Can support individual pupil needs with a range of specialist teaching and learning strategies (such as TEACCH, PECS, Sensory Integration, Intensive Interaction and teaching within a specialist MSI environment)

We are dedicated to providing a range of Induction and CPD opportunities to the successful candidate and look forward to hearing from applicants.

If you would like to discuss this opportunity or arrange a visit, please call Angela Murphy Acting Head of Newbridge Upper School, on 020 8590 7272.

For more information about our school please visit www.astrum-mat.org, click on Newbridge School and download an application pack from the links in our Recruitment area of the website.

Please send your completed application form to the attention of the HR Officer or by email to recruitment@astrum-mat.org.

Closing Date: 13th October 2022, 9am

Shortlisting & Interviews: TBC

Commitment to safeguarding

Astrum Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and anyone applying to work at the school is expected to share this commitment.

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About Newbridge School

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 19
School size
159 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 19
Phone number

We are a three times outstanding split site special school academy catering for children and young people between the ages of two and nineteen years who have a complex learning difficulty, often accompanied by additional special educational needs, which may include;

Physical disabilities

Sensory impairments

Autistic Spectrum disorders

Associated behaviour


Medical needs

We are part of the Astrum Multi Academy Trust with two school sites, which are within one mile of each other. Lower School is for pupils in Early Years Foundation Stage, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 and Upper School for students in Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4 and 16-19.

Pupils transfer from Gresham Drive to Barley Lane Campus at the end of Key Stage 2 and are supported to do this through a well-planned transition programme.

Please feel free to contact us if you would like to find out more about our work or request paper copies of some of the information.

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