SEN Teacher

The Parkside School, Norwich, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 3JA

5 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 January 2023

  • Application deadline

    7 October 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    23 September 2022

Job details

Key stages

Key stage 2, Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Main Pay Scale

Additional allowances

SEN allowance & possibility of TLR for leading on Creative Arts

SEN Teacher job summary

Required to start 1 January 2023 in this 7-17 age special school for pupils with complex learning needs. The school currently has 180 pupils on roll.

We are looking for teachers with a clear understanding, or deep interest in working with pupils with a range of complex needs. The successful candidates will need a Primary skill set ideally, but be able to relate to older pupils or will be willing to learn phonics and early maths pedagogy.

A calm, child centred, patient disposition is essential.

The Creative Arts TLR would be leading Art, Drama and Music provision across the school. There is no need to be a specialist in these areas but a keen interest and enthusiasm is essential. This role is supported by a music therapist, in house music instructor, art coordinator and close links with the English Lead for drama provision.

We have a happy and caring family ethos, where everyone is respected, and staff and students have high expectations of themselves and others.

For an informal discussion about this role please contact Mrs Ellis-Gage on 07393 828451 or Mr Habershon on 07796 584661.

Using the application form

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About The Parkside School, Norwich

School type
Special school, ages 7 to 17
School size
176 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 17
Contact phone number
01603 441126

We are an outstanding specialist communication and interaction school, supporting the individual needs of pupils in the heart of Norwich.

Parkside has high but different expectations for each of its pupils. Parkside understands that pupils different needs require different provision and in turn this leads to different outcomes for each of our young people. Pupils at Parkside have a highly personalised route to support them becoming a confident and active citizen.

The Parkside School encourages a community spirit, where pupils learn to care and look after one another.

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