Teacher Springwell School, Southampton, Hampshire

Job description

How would you like to join a vibrant, outstanding school who are going through an exciting phase of development?

Springwell school is a primary school for pupils with complex learning difficulties based in Thornhill, Southampton.

The school is situated on the edge of the city and has excellent facilities including large spacious classrooms, dedicated teaching areas, large multi-sensory rooms and hydro-therapy pool.

We are looking for teachers to join us from September 2020 who are able to make an immediate contribution to the way our pupils learn and engage. We are looking for individuals with drive and enthusiasm and who are dynamic in their approach to making learning fun and accessible for all pupils.

The successful candidates will work with an excellent staff team who are both forward thinking and innovative. A well-developed induction programme will provide in depth support and guidance.

Please look at our school website for further information about the school. Teacher application forms are available from the school office or can be downloaded from the school web-site, www.springwellschool.net.

Informal visits to our school are welcomed, please email recruitment@springwellschool.net to arrange a suitable time.

Closing date 23rd January 2020

Please note if you have applied and not had a reply by Monday 3rd February 2020 please assume your application has been unsuccessful this time. Thank you.

Essential educational requirements

We are looking for either an outstanding Newly Qualified teacher or experienced, innovative practitioner who is able to start in September 2020 and who possess the necessary skills to motivate our children to achieve the best they can.

Essential qualifications

To have QTS status
To hold either a BEd, PGCE, Certificate in Education or equivalent.

Essential skills and experience

To have relevant experience and proven ability to:
- work with SEN children
• Plan and regularly assess learning based on the Curriculum requirements
• Employ effective teaching strategies
• Demonstrate an ability to set up and maintain a high quality and purposeful learning environment
• Teach, develop and extend children’s independence.
• Ability to employ strategies that will involve parents in their children’s learning at home and at school

Employee benefits

SEN Allowance

About Springwell School

Springwell is a designated day special school for pupils with complex learning difficulties aged from 4 – 11 years. Many pupils have associated disabilities including speech and language disorders, autism and challenging behaviour. We are located on the edge of the city in Thornhill, Southampton.

Hinkler Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO19 6DH
Not Applicable
Special School
Springwell School website (opens in a new window)