KS2 Teacher, Wokingham

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High Close SchoolWokingham

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Maternity Cover

High Close School is a flourishing residential and day special school catering for young people with a complex range of needs. Ofsted has judged education to be ‘Good' (Feb 2018) and we are now working towards becoming outstanding. We are seeking an outstanding and innovative teacher to join our popular and very successful primary unit which caters for pupils in Key Stage 2. Classes of 6 are staffed by a teacher and Learning Support Assistants who work closely together to plan and deliver a creative curriculum that engages pupils and helps them fulfil their potential. There is an emphasis on social and emotional progress as well as academic attainment.

This is an exciting opportunity for a well-motivated teacher who is:

  • An excellent classroom practitioner
  • Creative in the ways you develop and present learning opportunities
  • Calm and patient even in difficult situations.
  • Able to build positive relationships at all levels
  • Wanting to make a difference to the lives of young people


Applications are welcome from teachers with either mainstream or special school experience. This is an exciting post with scope for personal and professional development in the future.

Applicants are encouraged to visit the school. For further information, please contact Claire Hughes on 0118 978 5767.

For more details and to apply, please visit our website

Closing date: 21 January 2019.
Interviews: 5 February 2019.

Barnardo's Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.

Barnardo’s Registered Charity Nos 216250 and SC037605.

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More about High Close School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Non-Maintained
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 7 - 16 years
Address: Wiltshire Road, Wokingham, Berkshire, RG40 1TT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 118 9785767
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