English Teacher, Devon

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Quay View SchoolDevon

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teacher MPS M1 - M6 (£23,719 - £35,007)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

English Teacher

Quay View School, Yelverton, Devon, PL20 7EX 

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services 

Permanent - Full Time 

Teacher MPS M1 - M6 (£23,719 - £35,007) 

32.5 hours per week 

We are looking for a passionate, dedicated and inspirational teacher with proven track records in achieving the high standards of quality.

Quay View School, based just outside Bere Alston, is an independent SEN School that specialises in children with SEMH aged 7 to 18 and currently has 22 pupils. We are also linked to Tor View School in Tavistock which can take up to 25 pupils and specialises in teaching children with severe learning difficulties and Autism.

We are looking for an experienced English teacher as they will be the lead for English language and literature in the school as well as supporting their own small tutor group. They will also need to demonstrate excellent skills in planning and teaching across the curriculum.  The successful applicant will also have the ability to support students’ academic learning in line with any Educational and Healthcare Plans they may have, as well as supporting wider behavioural and emotional needs. There is a strong focus on safeguarding at our schools and we would expect all candidates to factor this into everything they do.

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For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, for all of our services we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults.

Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.


Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer. Priory Education and Children's services will cover the cost of a DBS

More about Quay View School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 7 - 19 years
Address: Bere Alston, Yelverton, Devon, PL20 7EX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps

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