Class Teacher (Special Needs), Southwark (Peckham)

Closing date:

Haymerle SchoolSouthwark (Peckham)

Date posted:
Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS + ILW + SEN
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Special School Teaching Position

Haymerle Special School (Primary)

Salary: Main Scale Inc. ILW + SEN Allowance 

Contract: Full Time

Term: Permanent

The Governors of Haymerle School are seeking to appoint hardworking and committed primary practitioners with experience and relevant training in working with pupils in a primary special needs setting (Autism).

Please note that NQTs are welcome to apply.

Candidates should have:

Experience of and commitment to raising achievement in a school setting

The ability to demonstrate outstanding practice differentiating plans, writing Individual Education Plans, liaising with supporting agencies and implementing additional support programs to meet pupils’ specific needs.

Relevant training and/or experience relating to working with pupils with autism and communication disorders in specific PECS and TEACCH training.

Experience of managing a support staff team

This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and enthusiastic candidate. 

About the School

Haymerle School is a primary Special School for pupils with Autism located in South East London (SE15 6SY). We support a wide range of learning disabilities including pupils with severe and complex social and communication difficulties. Haymerle School was judged a Good School in our March 2015 OFSTED inspection.

Our recruitment processes follow the guidance in the DfE document Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education. All staff will be required to undertake a disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service.

The post holder will be expected to carry out all duties in the context of and in compliance with the school's Equal Opportunities Policies.

Please contact the School Office for an application pack on 020 7639 6080 or download the forms on or on this website.

Please only apply using the School's application form and post or drop off applications at:

Haymerle School

Haymerle Road



SE15 6SY

Alternatively, please email completed forms to

Closing date for applications: 28th November 2018 at 12:00 noon

Interviews will be held on: 11th December 2018

Post Start: January 2019 (depending on notice period)

Appointments will be made subject to satisfactory references.

We very much welcome visits to the school by prospective candidates.

Please call the School on 02076396080 to register your interest in visiting.

Job location

More about Haymerle School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 11 years
Address: Haymerle Road, Peckham, London, SE15 6SY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 76396080
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The school has capacity to deal with children with severe learning difficulties and complex needs including those on the autistic continuum, including those with additional medical needs.