35 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    28 March 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    1 February 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 year

Full-time equivalent salary

Between £30,495 and £31,440

Pay scale

NJC (Outer) Grade 5 SCP 13 - 15

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Good numeracy/literacy skills
  • Be able to react constructively to challenging situations involving the care and management of individual children
  • Being able to deal with emotional and physical challenges presented by regular involvement in physical intervention
  • Participate in development and training opportunities
  • Good knowledge of using specialist ICT resources / programmes to ensure pupil access
  • Excellent communication skills together with the ability to communicate fluently in English to fulfil the requirements of the post
  • Use basic technology – computer, video, and photocopier
  • Ability to relate well to children and adults
  • Work constructively as part of a team, understanding classroom roles and responsibilities and your own position within these
  • Displays commitment to the protection and safeguarding of children and young people
  • Participate in development and training opportunities
  • Ability to self-evaluate learning needs and actively seek learning opportunities
  • Working with or caring for children of relevant age.

What the school offers its staff

  • Great pension scheme
  • CPD for Career progression
  • Teacher training programme
  • Staff discount scheme

Commitment to safeguarding

The Beckmead Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children and young people so expect all staff, volunteers and contractors, to share this commitment. As part of our safeguarding commitment, appointment to any post is subject to receipt of satisfactory references, medical clearance (including the ability to participate in Physical Intervention), satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check as well as evidence of the right to live and work in the United Kingdom. We will also carry out an online search on shortlisted candidates to help identify any incidents/issues which are publicly available online.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to recruitment@beckmeadtrust.org

Visas cannot be sponsored.
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About Beckmead College

School type
Academy, ages 14 to 19
School size
72 pupils enrolled
Age range
14 to 19

Beckmead College is a successful, vibrant SEN school, for students with Social Emotional and Mental Health. A place where the children’s needs come first.

We have a highly motivated, caring, committed and loving staff team. Whose primary aim is to promote equality, nurture and progress, alongside supporting the needs of every child.

I would like all students to enjoy their time at Beckmead College and the learning process to be fun, stimulating and a challenging journey into adulthood. We set high expectations and want to give our students every opportunity to become confident and independent learners.

Beckmead College has an excellent Curriculum Offer: Maths, English, Science, Art, ICT, Citizenship, Employability, PSHE and Sports/fitness. We also have a vocational department consisting of Carpentry, bricklaying, painting and decorating, multi skills and hospitality and catering. The students have the opportunity to work towards GCSEs, Functional Skills and Entry level qualifications.

All staff work closely with parents/carers to ensure this happens and recognise the importance of good communication between home, school and multi - agencies.

Beckmead College consists of two sites. The Tennison road campus and Alverston gardens campus, within our college sites we are fortunate to have our own Multi use and game area, boxing ring, weights area/gym, modern vocational department and over 10 classrooms/nurture rooms equipped with interactive whiteboards.

Arranging a visit to Beckmead College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@beckmeadtrust.org.

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