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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    20 March 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    27 February 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£56,796 to £62,560 per annum

Pay scale

STPCD Leadership Points 11-15

What skills and experience we're looking for

Qualified Teacher Status

• Degree or equivalent

• An extensive knowledge of differentiation for learners with special educational needs

• Knowledge and experience of safeguarding processes

• Knowledge of how to support learners who may find school and social settings difficult

• Training and experience as a Designated Safeguarding Lead with up to date knowledge

What the school offers its staff

  • A wide range of strategic and person-centered reward practices
  • Outward-looking, professional colleagues
  • Extensive range of professional development, including Challenge Partners
  • A range of exciting internal career opportunities
  • Adequate challenge and recognition of achievement
  • A highly supportive organisational culture
  • Firm commitment to the strengths of equality and diversity
  • A policy to raise matters of concern and leaders who act on concerns when they are raised
  • A Wellbeing Charter which takes all staff views into account
  • A sense of cohesion and belonging

Commitment to safeguarding

The SEAX Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The Headteacher will be responsible for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of all children for whom they are responsible, or with whom they come into contact, in accordance with the Trust’s Safeguarding Policy. The successful candidate will be required to complete a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) application, medical checks and references.
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About Thriftwood School

School type
Academy, ages 5 to 19
School size
257 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 19
Phone number
01245 963006

SEAX is a growing, special school multi-academy trust based in Essex. We currently comprise five schools, serving a range of pupils with either moderate learning, speech & language or SEMH difficulties. SEAX is a truly great place to work, offering staff a total reward package, excellent CPD opportunities and outstanding support and guidance from highly experienced and dedicated practitioners. If you would like the opportunity to progress your career with us, we would very much like to hear from you and you can contact us by emailing: jobs@seaxtrust.com We look forward to meeting you soon.

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