23 days remaining to apply

  • Earliest start date

    1 June 2024

  • Latest start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    15 May 2024 at 8am

  • Date listed

    5 March 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2, Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

M1 to U9

Additional allowances

SEN £2539

What skills and experience we're looking for

Qualifications & Experience

q Qualified teacher with a strong background in working with pupils with SEN

q Additional Qualification in SEN

q Experience / training in working with pupils

q Successful experience of working with other specialisms and agencies


q Knowledge of current methodology in the education of pupils with SEN

q Awareness of the role and importance of multi-professional working arrangements

q Ability to work as part of a team and manage the deployment of other adults

q Ability to work effectively as part of a team and plan jointly

q Commitment to undertaking a detailed induction programme and additional training relevant to the post

q Firm understanding of the subject in relation to pupils with SEN

q Ability to compose clear written reports

q Ability to support on teaching and learning , curriculum developments and training across the school

q Able to construct an individualised curriculum / timetable for specific pupils

q Ability to form constructive relationships with parents

Work-related Personal Qualities

q Flexible and adaptable

q Confident in a variety of situations

q Able to work independently and as part of a team

q Effective communicator

q Commitment to supporting the work of the consultancy service and training offered to parents and agencies beyond the school

Other Work-related Requirements

q Suitability to work with Children

q DBS Check

q Patient and resilient

q Willing to attend evening meetings as required, training, including intervention training, and implement actions

q Able to manage the physical aspects of working with children with SEN

What the school offers its staff

As a school we offer all our staff a generous local authority pension scheme, free parking, free tea and coffee, £50 uniform allowance to purchase specific Brookfields Uniform and Mental Health Support through a package called Spectrum. We also have excellent learning opportunities with superb on the job training.

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
We are committed to securing genuine equality of opportunity in all aspects of our activities as an employer and education provider

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 hr@brookfields.w-berks.sch.uk

Visas cannot be sponsored.
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Upload additional documents

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

About Brookfields Special School

School type
Special school, ages 3 to 19
School size
238 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 19
Phone number
0118 942 1382

SEN School catering for 3 to 19 year olds

Arranging a visit to Brookfields Special School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hr@brookfields.w-berks.sch.uk.

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