2 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    Summer Term start

  • Closing date

    2 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    13 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 2, Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

MPS/UPS - pay portability applies

What skills and experience we're looking for

We require an experienced secondary practitioner to join our team to work with small groups of pupils who have been excluded from mainstream schools or who are at risk of exclusion. Ability to teach a core subject an advantage.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is an outstanding practitioner with current knowledge of Key stage 3/4 curriculum
  • Is committed to raising aspirations and outcomes for every pupil
  • Has experience of supporting pupils with Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs
  • Understands the issues facing pupils who have been excluded from school or who are at risk of exclusion
  • Is able to respond flexibly to the needs of young people who can display challenging behaviours

What the school offers its staff

South Somerset Partnership School is a complex PRU supporting pupils with Social, Mental and Emotional Health Needs across Key Stages 1-4. Our school is based across 5 sites in Yeovil and Chard. This role is initially based in Chard.

SSPS has a full wellbeing package for staff and is a maintained school under Somerset Local Authority.

Commitment to safeguarding

South Somerset Partnership School is committed to the safeguarding of children and young people and therefore, the post is subject to an enhanced DBS clearance.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to claire.brand@ssps.org.uk

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

About South Somerset Partnership School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 5 to 16
School size
21 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 16
Phone number
01935 410793

Complex, All Through Pupil Referral Unit

Arranging a visit to South Somerset Partnership School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email claire.brand@ssps.org.uk.

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