Teacher - Alternative Provision

The Quay School, Poole, Dorset, BH12 4HU

35 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    5 January 2023 at 5pm

  • Date listed

    23 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

MPR - pro rata for part time hours

Additional allowances

SEN Allowance (£2,384)

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Qualified teacher status

  • Degree

  • Successful teaching experience

  • Knowledge of the National Curriculum

  • Knowledge of effective teaching and learning strategies

  • A good understanding of how children learn

  • Ability to adapt teaching to meet students’ needs

  • Ability to build effective working relationships with students

  • Knowledge of guidance and requirements around safeguarding children

  • Knowledge of effective behaviour management strategies

  • Good ICT skills, particularly using ICT to support learning

What the school offers its staff

Learning can look different for everyone; learning is continuous and enabled by the broad curriculum, therapeutic interventions, and the environment the school and staffing team create. It’s only through your awesome teaching that we will create that environment together to ensure the pupils progress towards a happy life that they can enjoy.

The Quay School is an OFSTED rated Outstanding, National Teaching School Hub and a progressive educational establishment that supports young people through difficult times in their lives.

You will have the opportunity to develop your career in a School and Delta Education Trust, a small but growing Trust. Our ethos is encompassed in our vision “Learning together in pursuit of happiness”. We put this into practice by ensuring:  

  • All decisions are made in the best interests of staff, students and families.  

  • High support, high challenge and evidence informed in everything we do.

  • We work collaboratively and make team, not individual, decisions.  

  • We acknowledge our mistakes and use them to learn and improve.  

  • We are always open to learning and seeking new ideas. 

Further details about the role

You will empower pupils to achieve the desired results and encourage them to see the importance of learning as a foundation to a successful journey in life.

You’ll work together with the senior leadership team to provide pupils with the very best learning opportunities and support required to overcome barriers to their learning.  

You’ll plan, teach and assess lessons in line with curriculum objectives.  

You'll ensure a healthy and positive culture of learning to meet their needs so they can progress towards a happy life that they can enjoy. 

Commitment to safeguarding

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. Please ensure a full work history is completed in your application form including any gaps of employment. Applicants will be required to complete satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly CRB) check is required for this post prior to commencement. The Trust is an equal opportunities employer. 

Applying for the job

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to hr@deltaeducationtrust.com

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About The Quay School

School type
Academy, ages 5 to 16
School size
80 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 16

Arranging a visit to The Quay School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hr@deltaeducationtrust.com.

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