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  • Start date details

    Janaury 2023 (Easter or later would be considered for the right candidate)

  • Closing date

    28 November 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    17 November 2022

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

TLR 2a

What skills and experience we're looking for

QTS status is essential and a specialism in English/Literacy desirable though not essential.

What the school offers its staff

  • a caring and supportive community environment;
  • a commitment to health and wellbeing of staff;
  • a commitment to professional development;
  • the opportunity to work effectively with other schools as part of a multi-academy trust.

Further details about the role

An opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and creative teacher to work with students with difficulties with social communication and interaction.This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced teacher to join our effective Pastoral team. QTS status is essential and a specialism in English/Literacy desirable though not essential.

Kingdown School is ranked in the top 10 secondary schools in Wiltshire situated in Warminster in the heart of beautiful rural Wiltshire with excellent links to Salisbury, Bath, Bristol and the South-West. Kingdown School is an academy under the Acorn Education Trust providing exciting opportunities to improve local education and draw on the collective experience of a Trust.

The SEND department strive to improve and develop Kingdown’s alternative provisions so that all students can achieve the best possible outcomes. The aim of all our enhanced provision is to prepare a student to be able to access the mainstream learning environment in the future.

Visits to the school are welcome in advance of submitting an application; please contact the Headteachers’ PA, Allie Hart, if you would like to arrange a visit.

Commitment to safeguarding

Kingdown School, as part of the Acorn Education Trust, is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If successful in obtaining this post you will be subject to a Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and health screening. We are an equal opportunities employer. As part of our safer recruitment processes, if you are shortlisted for the post we will carry out a social media account search.

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About Kingdown School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1504 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01985 215551

Arranging a visit to Kingdown School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email ajh@kingdown.wilts.sch.uk.

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