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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    29 April 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    10 April 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5



Working pattern

Full time: Teachers terms and conditions of 1265 hours per year. School operates 5 lessons per day, from 9.05am-3.35pm

Contract type


Pay scale

Main pay scale

Additional allowances

SEN Allowance

What skills and experience we're looking for

Do you have..

A detailed knowledge of the curriculum and its means of delivery in your subject area?

As we are a small school, most staff will teach more than one subject. SEN special school experience is not essential. We place a greater emphasis on transferable skills and knowledge.

  • High standards of communication and interpersonal skills.
  • The ability to work as a team.
  • The ability to work towards deadlines.
  • The ability to motivate both students and your peers.
  • Highly motivated to work with SEN
  • Excellent attendance and punctuality.
  • Enthusiasm to embrace the wrap-around support our children need

Potential candidates for this role are warmly invited to visit the school or to contact the head of subject for an informal conversation.

What the school offers its staff

Northcott School is at an exciting time in its development. We are expanding in all areas of our school, from EYFS to our brand new sixth form which opened in September 2023. To sustain this growth we need to recruit a wide range of secondary subject specialists who are innovative, enthusiastic and focused on nurturing and inspiring our pupils.

Our ethos is to provide the bespoke personal, social and environmental elements of a special school, but with the opportunities to succeed and be challenged academically. Successful applicants will have high expectations and ambition for all our pupils.

Interviews will be week commencing 7th May 2024

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Northcott School and Sixth Form College

School type
Special school, ages 3 to 19
School size
138 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 19
Phone number

Northcott School is a special needs school based in Hull. We are an SLCN/ASD school for pupils aged 3 to 19. You will have the opportunity to work alongside experienced SEN teachers and support staff, to observe and share practice on a regular basis, developing SEN skills linked to ASD and communication. We pride ourselves on having a communication rich environment, which promotes bespoke SEN provision without limitations. Our pupils have the option to study up to GCSE in an appropriate range of subjects according to needs and ability. We offer lots of alternative qualifications in addition, such as BTECs and Functional Skills. We are passionate about positive mental wellbeing throughout the school, and this is at the forefront of our support of pupils, staff and parents. We are committed to staff work-life balance.

Arranging a visit to Northcott School and Sixth Form College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@northcottschool.org.uk.

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