Secondary Teacher The St Christopher School, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex

Job description

Secondary Teacher required for Summer Term 2019 if possible or as soon as possible. 1 Year Fixed Term Contract

The St. Christopher School is a specialist special school for Communication & Interaction for pupils aged 3 - 19. We work with a wide range of pupils with Autistic Spectrum Disorders, ADHD, communication & interaction difficulties and a range of learning difficulties. The school is part of the SEN Trust Southend.

We are seeking to appoint a secondary teacher to work with mixed groups of pupils with a variety of learning difficulties, to teach across a range of subjects. A specialism in teaching ICT/Computing up to entry level at KS4 would be desirable.

Our teachers must be enthusiastic, hard-working and show a genuine interest in working with pupils with special educational needs. They must be able to motivate the team of support staff that work with them and be committed to the whole school teamwork ethos. The school provides access to high quality training for staff.

This may be a suitable post for an NQT who is highly committed and experienced with SEN pupils.

School roll February 2019 – 232 pupils aged 5 – 19.

Salary: Mainscale/UPS +1 SEN point (second SEN point dependent on advanced qualifications).

As a school we are committed to ensuring the welfare and safeguarding of all pupils. All staff will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

For further information about the post contact Jackie Mullan, Executive Headteacher or Louise Brown, Head of School.

For an application form and/or to arrange a visit contact Karen Stevenson/Helen Grimwade.

Essential educational requirements

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

We are seeking to appoint a secondary teacher to work with mixed groups of pupils with a variety of learning difficulties, to teach across a range of subjects. A specialism in teaching ICT/Computing up to entry level at KS4 would be desirable.

Employee benefits

SEN Allowance


About The St Christopher School

Address
Mountdale Gardens, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, SS9 4AW
Phase
Not Applicable
Type
Academy
Website
The St Christopher School website (opens in a new window)