6 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    17 April 2023

  • Closing date

    13 February 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    18 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - from 17.4.2023 to 16.4.2024 with possibility to extend

Pay scale

M1 to M6

Additional allowances

SEN 1 allowance

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Job Title: Teacher in our Specialist Support Centre
  • Start date: Monday 17th April 2023
  • Salary Grade: M Pay scale to be determined on application plus SEND allowance
  • Contract: 1 year fixed term contract to cover maternity leave, possibility to extend

We wish to recruit a full time, qualified teacher to work in our Specialist Support Centre.

Bowker Vale Primary School Specialist Support Centre (SSC) caters for up to 9 children with EHC Plans for social, emotional and mental health difficulties. The children have full access to the National Curriculum with an emphasis on developing social skills, addressing emotional and behavioural difficulties.

Successful Candidates must have:

  • Recent and relevant experience of working with children with SEMH
  • Excellent understanding of the needs of children with SEND
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work alongside a team of Teaching assistants
  • Excellent numeracy/literacy skills
  • Excellent behaviour management skills
  • High expectations of children’s achievement
  • The ability to be flexible, show initiative, be reliable and enthusiastic
  • Familiarity with positive handling (training available)

What the school offers its staff

We can offer: - a positive, friendly and supportive staff team - enthusiastic and motivated children - an inclusive school – judged ‘Good with Outstanding features’ by OfSTED (July 2017) - excellent relationships with our parents/carers and community

- training and support

- opportunities to deliver outreach to local schools

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About Bowker Vale Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
442 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number

Arranging a visit to Bowker Vale Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@bowkervale.manchester.sch.uk.

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