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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    31 January 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    1 December 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - temporary

Full-time equivalent salary

MPS/UPS

Additional allowances

SEN Allowance

What skills and experience we're looking for

This is a Fixed Term post to Cover maternity leave.

Are you someone who really wants to make their mark in a school that is committed to improving the lives of children with special educational needs?Then we have the role for you! We have an exciting opportunity for a teacher with special education experience to join our team.

We are looking for someone who has a creative approach to teaching, who is enthusiastic, motivated and a passionate teacher who is able to share their knowledge and skills in order to enhance the learning opportunities offered to the pupils.

What the school offers its staff

At Danecourt we offer:

  • A dedicated, friendly, highly trained staff team
  • A comprehensive induction
  • Extensive training package
  • Opportunities to further develop

So if you are an innovative thinker who is motivated by inspiring and encouraging pupils with special educational needs to achieve the very best they can, Danecourt could be the right school for you.

Further details about the role

Danecourt is part of the Maritime Academy Trust which has schools across Greenwich, Bexley, Kent and Medway.

We welcome visits to the school, so please contact us on 01634 232589 to arrange your visit. Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to close the vacancy earlier if a suitable candidate is found.

Maritime Academy Trust embraces diversity and equal opportunity in a serious way. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.

In line with KCSIE 2022 guidance, as part of the shortlisting process, the Trust reserves the right to conduct an online search on shortlisted candidates as part of our due diligence and to share any pertinent information found concerning a candidate's suitability to work with children with Hiring Managers to be discussed at interview stage.


Commitment to safeguarding

Danecourt School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) with barred list check is required for all successful applicants.

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About Danecourt School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
School size
234 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Danecourt Special School is part of the Maritime Multi-Academy Trust, an innovative partnership of schools in Greenwich and Kent. Our schools transform through collaboration and an entrepreneurial curriculum which equips children with life skills. We are a special school catering for primary aged children who have special educational needs. The children who attend Danecourt have a wide breadth of need including complex learning difficulties, autism and social emotional mental health needs. At Danecourt our mission is to provide all pupils with a ‘stimulating learning environment where every individual is valued, respected, safe and successful’. All pupils receive a personalised curriculum tailored to meet their specific needs. The highly trained staff team maintains high expectations of what each individual pupil is able to achieve, striving to ensure that they all reach their maximum potential; celebrating difference and encouraging curiosity and creativity. Staff work collaboratively with families and a range of other agencies in order to meet the pupils needs and as a result, they make strong progress academically, emotionally and socially. Pupil achievement is hugely valued and celebrated in a manner that is meaningful and appropriate for each pupil. If you are interested in working with us come and visit, meet some of the pupils and staff to experience for yourself the quality of education given to all of our children and the unique atmosphere throughout our school.

Arranging a visit to Danecourt School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@matoffice.org.

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