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  • Job start date

    1 April 2024

  • Closing date

    11 December 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    10 November 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Head of department or curriculum

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4



Working pattern

Full time: We are seeking a qualified teacher with the ability to plan and teach Key Stage 3 pupils. There will be significant gaps in the pupils’ knowledge and understanding . There's a real onus on life skills which help to enhance their values, learning and interests as well as specialist support.

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

1 SEN allowance
TLR 2c

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • A qualified teacher with QTS (Qualified Teacher Status).
  • Experience teaching across subjects at primary or secondary level
  • A deep understanding of the needs of students with special educational requirements.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Commitment to inclusive education and a passion for supporting students with special needs.

What the school offers its staff

Rivermead School is a thriving secondary special needs school dedicated to providing an outstanding and inclusive education to learners with a range of learning difficulties and disabilities. We take time to know our learners and have the highest expectationsand aspirations for them. Our learners are polite and courteous and excellent relationships are at the heart of our success.We are committed to ensuring that all learners, regardless of their unique challenges, have access to a high-quality education that prepares them for a successful future.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Rivermead School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
School size
181 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Phone number
01634 338348

Special School

Arranging a visit to Rivermead School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email watkk001@rivermeadinclusivetrust.org.

School location

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