Are you an aspiring leader? Are you passionate about teaching? Do
you want to lead a team making a difference to every student you teach? Would
you like to work within a unique special school and make a difference to the
learning, wellbeing and quality of life of children and young people with significant additional
If the answer is yes then we have an exciting opportunity for an
experienced PMLD (profound and multiple learning difficulties) teacher to join
our school, inspiring our students to achieve.
an exciting opportunity, to join our team and to support and develop the school
in line with its shared values and improvement priorities.
We are looking for a full time experienced PMLD Teacher to who can inspire our
special children to reach their full potential. We wish to employ a teacher who
will teach their own class and lead our PMLD team. Ideally you will be
interested in, or have experience of, working within a fully integrated
approach involving a range of specialist staff.
‘right’ candidate, with the desired experience, will attract a TLR payment and
lead the pre-formal phase team and a core curriculum area across the school.
This role is ideally suited to an experienced middle leader or an aspiring
senior leader. Please state your curriculum strength within the application. An
interest in leading communication, Makaton and/or Moving and Handling would be
positive outlook, a proactive approach, and a track record of effective team
working and of high-quality teaching and learning are essential.
You will need physical and emotional resilience. Experience of working with
students with profound and multiple learning difficulties is essential.
You must be
keen to use our positive trauma informed school approach and have a commitment
to safeguarding. Knowledge of the Engagement Model and good IT skills are also
This post will commence by January 2023 or earlier where possible.
For a job description/person specification, please see the supporting documents
of this advert.
Why Work for Us?
Doubletrees is a school which encourages career development and progression.
The successful candidates will receive extensive support and continued
professional development opportunities.
We also offer the following benefits to staff:
• Wellbeing support
• Teacher Pension Scheme
• Induction and ongoing training
• Employee Assistance Programme
• Access to a rewards scheme designed to save money on shopping
• Cycle to Work Scheme
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young
people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this
commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974
and therefore applicants should be aware that the post will only be offered to
successful candidates subject to an Enhanced DBS check as well as other
note that this role is classed as regulated activity as it involves working
directly with children and/or vulnerable adults. All shortlisted candidates
will be asked to complete a criminal records self-declaration form prior to
Please access the following link for our child protection policy: https://www.doubletrees.org.uk/page/?title=School+level+Policies&pid=37
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