Deadline is today

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    12 May 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    23 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, SEN specialist
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
MPS 1-6/UPS 1-3

Job summary

This is a rare opportunity to join the Secondary Team, which provides an outstanding service for pupils in the Hastings and surrounding area and we are we are seeking to appoint a qualified practitioner who has ambitious standards and a clear sense of accountability.

The successful candidate will be a highly skilled and experienced Maths Teacher, who will be able to deliver at secondary level up to and including higher level GCSE and take responsibility for the leadership of Maths across the school. The successful candidate will be responsible for the strategic direction and development of Mathematics and Numeracy and will be able to demonstrate a commitment to ensuring all pupils make progress and succeed. You will be a strong practitioner who is passionate about your subject, highly organised and has the ability to motivate and engage learners.

Although experience of working in Special Education is not essential for this post, you should be able to demonstrate an approach to curriculum delivery that is exciting and innovative, while also being sensitive to the needs of our pupils. A proven ability with challenging students and a resilient attitude are essential.

The successful candidate will be joining a Trust and school that continues to be ambitious in its drive to improve outcomes for our pupils. You will join a highly dedicated and professional staff team and be part of a supportive working and learning environment, where your professional development is highly valued.

Employee benefits

TLR2b and SEN Additional Allowance

Applying for the job

For an application pack, please visit the vacancy section of the SABDEN Multi Academy Trust website here:

The closing date for completed applications is by 12 noon, Wednesday 12th May 2021.

Interviews are planned to be held W/C 17th May 2021.

Please send completed applications to

Please note CVs will not be accepted.

For further information about the Trust and the school, please visit the SABDEN’s website here:

The Sabden Multi-Academy Trust has a proven commitment to 'Equality of Opportunity' and actively promotes the welfare and safeguarding of young people. Successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced check from the Disclosure and Debarring Service (DBS).

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

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

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
97 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 16
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report

About New Horizons School (Part of the Sabden Multi Academy Trust)

The SABDEN Multi Academy Trust, based across East Sussex, is an aspirational and supportive aiming to create a warm, caring, stable, environment in which all pupils staff feel safe. We are three special schools, secure unit, large countywide alternative provision vocationally focused Free School. strive discover success through learning, self-belief achievement. Pupils empowered take responsibility personalised curriculum supported by relationships with strong partnerships parents carers. New Horizons, St Leonards on Sea, as part of the 'Outstanding' SEMH Special school.

For further information about the Trust and the school, please visit the SABDEN’s website here:

Arranging a visit to New Horizons School (Part of the Sabden Multi Academy Trust)

We strongly encourage you to visit our school and if you would like to see us prior to submitting an application please contact Simone Hopkins, Principal to arrange a visit. Alternatively, if you wish to have an informal discussion with Simone Hopkins, Principal, this can also be arranged. Please contact us on 01424 852277 or by email on

School location

Beauchamp Road, St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex, TN38 9JU

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