9 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    30 October 2023

  • Closing date

    6 October 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    13 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


Pay scale

NJC Scp 15-20

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Tact and diplomacy in all interpersonal relationships with the public, pupils and colleagues at work.
  • Self-motivation and personal drive to complete tasks to the required timescales and quality standards.
  • The flexibility to adapt to changing workload demands and new school challenges.
  • Personal commitment to ensure services are equally accessible and appropriate to the diverse needs of service users.
  • Personal commitment to continuous service improvement.
  • Personal commitment to the school’s professional standards, including dress code, at all times.
  • Ability to keep accurate financial records and maintain an efficient filing system.

What the school offers its staff

Talbot Specialist School is a recently inspected good school for students aged 11-19 with Cognition and Learning Difficulties – including emotional needs, behavioural needs, profound and complex learning difficulties and autism. We are based in the South of Sheffield, serving approximately 230 young people and their families from across the city. Situated on the same site as Newfield School, we offer high quality facilities which enable our students to be as independent and prepared as possible to have purposeful and fulfilled adult lives. We actively seek opportunities to promote inclusion and work closely with Newfield and other Sheffield Special Schools.

Further details about the role

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of students with special educational needs? Come and join our warm and welcoming community at Talbot Specialist School and be part of our fantastic team!

We are looking to appoint inspirational and energetic practitioners to join our team of highly skilled and dedicated staff who work creatively with our students to deliver imaginative and exciting learning opportunities.

We have a new leadership team in place and are developing our curriculum and expanding our provision to include learning at different sites across the city. This is an exciting time to join the school and to be part of our amazing journey!

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

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About Talbot Specialist School

School type
Special school, ages 11 to 19
School size
217 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Phone number

Arranging a visit to Talbot Specialist School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hr@talbot.sheffield.sch.uk.

School location

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