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  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    20 May 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    30 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, SEN specialist
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Main scale (TBC)

Job summary

Hermitage is a school that is proud to be inclusive, and passionate about meeting the needs of all of its children. We are delighted to be opening a specialist resource provision for high functioning pupils with Autistic Spectrum Condition as part of our mainstream Primary school and are looking for someone to help us develop and manage the provision and lead on learning and teaching.

We need an innovative and aspirational teacher who would relish the opportunity to work with the senior leadership team to build the provision, its ethos and curriculum, whilst being part of a mainstream school that embraces creative approaches, in both curriculum and pedagogy.

The post is an exciting opportunity for an established teacher with experience of working with pupils with ASC and who is ambitious and seeking to develop their leadership potential. The specialist resource provision will be using research combined with existing good practice in our own and other specialist schools to develop an innovative approach which will have a real impact for pupils. The building is being developed to make this possible.
Our staff are collaborative, creative and intellectually curious, always seeking to make a positive difference for our children and the wider community, and we would welcome someone shares who shares these qualities and vision.

Employee benefits


Applying for the job

Job Description and the Application form can be found in the 'Supporting Documents' section.

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

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

School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school
Education phase
School size
279 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number

About Hermitage Primary School

Hermitage is currently a 1.5 Form Entry school, which is rated 'Good' by OFSTED. We are situated in the historic and tranquil riverside location of Wapping, with good travel links and car parking space.

Arranging a visit to Hermitage Primary School

Please email admin@hermitage.towerhamlets.sch.uk or telephone on 020 7702 1037 to arrange a visit.

School location

Vaughan Way, London, E1W 2PT

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