Deadline is today

  • Job start date

    4 September 2023

  • Closing date

    8 June 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    23 May 2023

Job details

Key stage

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

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Main Scale/UPS + SEN 1 Point

Additional allowances

SEN 1 Point

What skills and experience we're looking for

These posts would suit both early career and experienced teachers. We are looking to recruit excellent practitioners. You will be required to work full time and have the enthusiasm and resilience to join our successful and supportive team at Doubletrees School, which is situated close to St Austell. The successful applicants will be responsible for planning and delivering excellent personalised learning opportunities to pupils with a range of Special Educational Needs all of whom will have Education Health and Care Plan. We are looking for two teachers to join our provision. One successful candidate will initially join a primary aged class and the second will join our Post 14 team. Experience in SEN would be advantageous, please state your curriculum strengths within the application.

This is a wonderful opportunity for talented teachers to develop their teaching within the unique setting of a special multi-academy trust. We find teachers with a background in early years pedagogy transition well into our setting. A positive outlook, a proactive approach, being a team player and having a track record of high-quality teaching and learning are all essential. Primary and/or Post 14 experience will be advantageous – applicants transitioning from mainstream are most welcome however experience within Early Years and Key Stage 1 and knowledge of early reading, writing, phonics and number development are key across all of our classes (2-19 years).

Candidates will be required to demonstrate experience of teaching SEN pupils, working with pupils with ASD, SLD, communication and complex sensory needs and evidence the ability to work effectively within a multi-agency team to improve outcomes for pupils, or have a strong passion and desire to learn in this area.

What the school offers its staff

As our employee, you have access to our exclusive platform, Extra Special. This is now the place to go for all your rewards and benefits at Special Partnership Trust, including your brand-new discounts package and Health Cash Plan – Simply Health. There are hundreds of fantastic employee discounts to be redeemed online and instore. Whilst also spreading the cost of those big purchases with our new SmartTech offering.We will offer you a detailed induction and ongoing, high quality professional development opportunities to fully develop in your role. You will have the opportunity to work across our setting to further enhance your career progression. A commitment to continuing your learning journey is necessary. If you have the commitment, energy, initiative, and drive to help us meet our core values, then we welcome your application.

Commitment to safeguarding

As a school, we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils. We recognise that everyone who comes into contact with children has a duty to safeguard and promote children’s welfare. We ensure that all appropriate measures are applied in relation to everyone who works in the school who is likely to be perceived by the children as a safe and trustworthy adult, including governors and volunteers. All members of staff therefore, whether paid or voluntary, are required to have an enhanced DBS check.

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About Doubletrees School

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 19
School size
99 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 19
Phone number
01726 812757

Doubletrees School provides a unique and personalised approach to learning and development support. Please click on the play button next to my profile picture to see a fantastic insight in to our lovely school community. The Staff and Governors are committed to working together for the benefit of all learners in partnership with their parents and carers. The vision for our School outlines what we aim to achieve and fully underpins everything we do, 'Achieve, Belong, Communicate, Develop and Enjoy'. We strongly believe that education, alongside with high quality support, leads to people being able to take control of their own lives and destinies. To this end, we are constantly developing our service offer to meet the needs of each young person by offering an exciting, enjoyable learning experiences.

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