Deadline is tomorrow

  • Start date details

    January 2024 or as soon as possible

  • Closing date

    4 December 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    7 November 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available


Special Needs

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover

Full-time equivalent salary

Main Pay Scale and Upper Pay Scale

SEND Class Teacher job summary

Polden Bower School are looking for  dynamic, creative and flexible full-time teacher for January 2024 on a permanent contract, part time will be considered. We are also looking for a maternity cover.

Polden Bower, is a 160-place special school and has the specialist resources needed to meet the needs of our students. State-of-the-art facilities for all the children and young people, this includes a warm water pool for physiotherapy; a sports hall; a sensory room; and fully accessible classrooms with the latest teaching technology. This is a very exciting time to be joining a growing Federation. We are working in partnership with The Bridge School which is the PRU within Bridgwater.

We are looking for outstanding teachers with experience of primary or special educational needs to work within our school. All teachers lead an area of the curriculum. We offer a personalised curriculum alongside a wide range of enrichment opportunities and interventions. You would be working within a supportive team of committed teachers and support staff.  If you feel you have what it takes to work with us to achieve the very best for our students, we would very much like to hear from you. 

We are committed to offering our staff a high quality and extensive CPD and offer opportunities for progression throughout the school and wider partnership.

Please contact Miss Jo Stamford should you need any further information Enquires are welcomed.   

Age range of students: 4-19

Polden Bower School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. This appointment will be subject to enhanced DBS disclosure, medical clearance proof of the right to work in the UK and satisfactory references.

Following the acceptance of your interview, an online check will be carried out  as detailed in the latest Keeping Children Safe in Education guidelines

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About Polden Bower School

School type
Special school, ages 4 to 19
School size
194 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 19

Special School

School location

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