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  • Expected start date

    1 April 2022

  • Application deadline

    9 December 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    19 November 2021

Job details

Job role
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type
£26948-£42780 depending on qualifications

Job summary

Salary Range: MPS/UPS, fringe allowance and SEN points dependant on qualifications. This is a permanent, full time position.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, flexible and committed teacher to join a well-established team and expanding team. The successful candidate will be able to teach across the curriculum at KS2/3 and have a strong knowledge and understanding of language development in EAL/SEN children. The ability to offer a second subject, or to be a strong KS2 practitioner, would be expected. Expertise in pastoral care would be especially welcome as the successful candidate will also have tutoring or class teacher responsibility for a small group of students.

Qualified teachers of the deaf or those with such aspirations are invited to apply. Knowledge of British Sign Language or a commitment to work towards minimum BSL3 is essential. Benefits include, laptops for all teachers, extensive staff development programmes including the opportunity for in house sign language training and qualification as a teacher of deaf children.

We are looking for a teacher who may also have

• experience and/or qualification to teach deaf children
• interest in language development
• SEN experience
• knowledge of British Sign Language or a commitment to work towards minimum BSL3

Additional allowances

Additional SEN allowances, depending on qualifications

Applying for the job

Your application form and person specification form should be returned to:
The Co-Head Teachers, Heathlands School, Heathlands Drive, St Albans AL3 5AY.
Email: head@heathlands.herts.sch.uk
For an informal discussion please telephone the school office on 01727 807807 to speak to a Co-Head Teacher or contact the school by email to arrange a facetime discussion.

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Special school, ages 3 to 16
Education phase
School size
121 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 16
Contact phone number
01727 807807

About Heathlands School

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the staff of this vibrant, high achieving local authority special school for deaf children aged 3-16. In September 2017 Heathlands was graded as outstanding in all categories by Ofsted.

School location

Heathlands Drive, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 5AY

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