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Job details
Employer Pioneer School
Location Basildon
Salary TLR 2c + SEN allowance +London Fringe
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts January 2018 or earlier if possible

MPR/UPR + TLR 2c + SEN allowance + Fringe

Pioneer School is a purpose built mixed, day special school designated for children aged 3-19, who have been assessed as having a severe and complex learning difficulty.

Our Head of Learning for Further Education will be retiring at the end of the academic year so we are looking for someone who is enthusiastic and committed to join our Senior Leadership Team.

Do you have:-

  • Experience at working with students with SEND? 
  • Experience at working with Post 16 students?
  • A proven track record of excellent teaching?

If the answer is yes, there is an exciting opportunity for you to join our successful academy, helping to shape and influence the outcomes for a group of exceptional children!

The successful candidate will need to contribute to the school’s strategic vision, advise on improving teaching and learning, be dedicated to inclusion at every level and demonstrate energy, passion and excellent leadership in a complex and changing environment.

For an informal discussion about the post or to arrange a visit, please contact us on 01268 243300.

Pioneer is part of Academies Enterprise Trust (AET), a network of 64 primary, secondary and special academies.

As  the sponsor, AET believes that all young people deserve to become world-class learners – to learn, enjoy, succeed and thrive in a first rate educational environment with the best facilities, the best teaching and the most up-to-date resources available to them.  In each of our academies, you will benefit from visionary, inspirational and dynamic leadership and be empowered to develop your own skills with access to world-class CPD and Talent Management programmes.  You will also be entitled to the following benefits: a health cash plan, vehicle affinity scheme, childcare vouchers and Westfield rewards.

This position is required to commence January 2018 or earlier if possible.  Interviews are scheduled to take place Thursday 5 October 2017.

Closing date: Sunday 24 September 2017.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response.  All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.

In line with our safeguarding practices we are unable to accept CV's.

Alternatively you can collect an application form from Cathy Duff, Office Manager at Pioneer School, Ghyllgrove, Basildon, Essex, SS14 2LA.

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent Duty.

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AET is recruiting for School Direct placements.  Please visit our website for further details.

About the employer

Information about Pioneer School
Org type Special Needs
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 3 - 19 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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Locations and contacts

Pioneer School
SS14 2LA
United Kingdom
+44 1268 243342