This job expired on 18 October 2021

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    18 October 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    6 October 2021

Job details

Job role
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
Full time
32.5 hours per week
Contract type
£25714 - £41604

Job summary

We are a federated secondary special academy for pupils with Autism, Communication and Associated Learning Difficulties.
We are part of the Torfield and Saxon Mount Academy Trust.

We wish to appoint an enthusiastic, flexible and innovative
KS 3 / 4 Teacher
MPS/UPS plus SEN 1

We wish to recruit an exceptionally talented teacher who is able to adapt well to new challenges. The successful candidate will support subject development across the school, including in our additional support facility, prepare and deliver whole school programmes of study including those for accredited courses. They will have a proven & demonstrable ability to successfully progress the learning of pupils (particularly those with SEN). They will be a class teacher & will have pastoral responsibilities.

Saxon Mount offers a high quality learning environment, excellent resources, motivated and well behaved students and a collaborative, positive and supportive staff team.

We welcome applications from outstanding primary or secondary, mainstream or special school teachers.
Please specify subject areas of strength when applying.

The successful candidate will demonstrate:
• Knowledge and understanding of students with autism, speech, language and communication difficulties or a willingness to learn effective teaching strategies for our pupils
• An understanding and interest in SEN, preferably with experience in working with students requiring additional support in accessing the curriculum
• The ability to ensure aspirational pupil progress for all pupils, regardless of their prior attainment, which is usually significantly below age related expectations.
• The ability to work effectively within a team.

Please e-mail Samantha James at for an application pack.

Applicants are encouraged to visit by arrangement with the school office.

Closing date for applications is NOON on Monday 18th October 2021
Interviews will be held soon after. We do not accept CVs by way of application.

Additional allowances

SEN 1 (£2270)

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Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
School size
143 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number
01424 426303

About Saxon Mount School

Special School for pupils with Autism, communication and other learning difficulties

Arranging a visit to Saxon Mount School

Applicants are encouraged to visit by arrangement with the school office.

School location

Edinburgh Road, St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex, TN38 8HH

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