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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    30 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    9 June 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

MPS1-MPS6 fringe allowance and SEN points

Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, flexible and committed teacher to join a well-established outstanding team. You will need to have an innovative and engaging approach to learning to facilitate access to Humanities National Curriculum for secondary aged students. You should also be adept in monitoring and assessing to ensure the best outcomes for learners.

The successful candidate will have a commitment to developing outstanding practice and a passion for making a difference to the education and lives of our students by motivating and inspiring them to ‘be the best that they can be’.

The successful candidate must be able to offer subject specialism up to GCSE level in Humanities. The ability to deliver Humanities at A-Level would be advantageous. They will also be expected to have involvement in the wider life of the school including tutoring responsibility for a small group of students. Teachers who have experience and/or qualification to teach deaf children are particularly invited to apply. Knowledge of British Sign Language or a commitment to work towards minimum BSL3 is essential.

What the school offers its staff

Working within a dynamic and highly successful school team

Fully funded courses to learn British Sign Language

Full training provided to become a Qualified Teacher of the Deaf

SEN points mean increased salary and decreased workload

Laptops for all teachers

Regular funded CPD opportunities

Access to Schools Advisory Service including online GP and many more perks.

Breakfast provided

School lunch bookable Mon-Fri

Free onsite parking

Commitment to safeguarding

Heathlands is committed to safeguarding pupils and all vacancies will require an enhanced DBS check.
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About Heathlands School

School type
Special school, ages 3 to 18
School size
129 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 18
Phone number
01727 807807

Heathlands is a high achieving local authority special school for deaf children aged 3-18. In March 2023, Heathlands was graded as Outstanding in all categories by Ofsted.

Arranging a visit to Heathlands School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email head@heathlands.herts.sch.uk.

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