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  • Job start date

    17 April 2023

  • Closing date

    30 January 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    11 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£28,000 - £43,685

Additional allowances

SEN1 £2,384

What skills and experience we're looking for

Job Title: Class Teacher x2

Locations: 1 x Fountains High School Campus, Burton upon Trent, DE13 0HB and 1 x Burton and South Derbyshire College Campus, Burton upon Trent, DE14 3RL

Grade/Scale: MPS/UPS +SEN1 Actual Salary £28,000 to £43,685 (+£2,384 SEN1)

Start date: 17 April 2023 (Following the Easter holidays)

Contract: Full Time Teacher

The Fountains High School is an 11 to 19 special school within the Esteem Multi Academy Trust situated in Burton Upon Trent. At Fountains, we pride ourselves on creating rich and exciting learning experiences for all children.

We are seeking an enthusiastic teacher who would be excited to teach a modified curriculum to amazing group of individuals, throughout key stages 3, 4 and 5. It is your chance to have a real impact on the lives of our learners and to help shape an offer that will be support them in long lasting success and happiness. You will help to develop the curriculum and embed experiential learning, whilst ensuring our students achieve the very best. Our students have a range of abilities from P-Scales up to GCSE and are always eager to learn. Our students deserve someone who will engage and inspire them, ensuring they make exceptional progress from their starting points.

Reporting to the Head of School and Executive Headteacher, the ideal candidate should have experience of working with children with Special Educational Needs, though this is not essential. We welcome applications from Newly Qualified Teachers.

What the school offers its staff

Benefits include: Teachers Pension Scheme, Westfield Health wellbeing service and a comprehensive and personalised CPD offer.

For further information, please contact Kathryn Linstead, School Business Manager, on 01283 247580 via email to officehigh@fountains.staffs.sch.uk or visit our website at www.esteemmat.co.uk/jointheteam. Please use the relevant application form on the MAT website; CVs alone will not be accepted.

Closing date for applications: 30 January 2023 (midday)

Interview date: 07 February 2023

Esteem Multi-Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all its students. We expect all staff, volunteers and agency staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided.

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About The Fountains High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
School size
206 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
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