Primary Classroom Teacher Key Stage 1, Belper, Derbyshire

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Alderwasley Hall SchoolBelper, Derbyshire

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main pay scale – dependent on experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Primary Classroom Teacher Key stage 1

Main pay scale – dependent on experience

Alderwasley Hall School

Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 2AR

Alderwasley Hall School and Sixth Form Centre are situated in picturesque Derbyshire, close to the towns of Matlock, Belper and Wirksworth.

We provide specialist education, therapy and care for children and young people aged 5 – 19 years, with speech, language and communication needs and/or Aspergers Syndrome and/or Acquired Brain Injury (ABI).

Due to increasing numbers of Young People seeking our excellent provision we have a rare opportunity to join one of the country’s largest Special Schools for young people with a diagnosis of Autism, Asperger’s Syndrome and Speech and Language Disorders. The school is located in Derbyshire. 

We demand flexibility, integrity, hard work, resilience and a deep desire to educate young people. In return you will receive fantastic support, incredible career development opportunities, an impressive team working approach to education and the priceless reward of knowing that you are making a difference each and every day to the lives of some very unique individuals. 

The successful candidate will work within a small but experienced teaching staff team, supported by a large and dedicated TA team. There will also be an expectation to work alongside a team of dedicated and highly specialised Speech and Language and Occupational Therapists. This whole team approach is key to our excellent provision. If you are an enthusiastic and inspirational teacher and you want to make a significant difference to the lives of young people then we would like to hear from you.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Paul Burrows, Deputy Headteacher on 01629 822586, or

Please visit for more details and to complete an online application. Please contact Emily Butler on 07702 564 234 for information by post.

The SENAD Group dedicated to equality of opportunity in all areas of work, education and care. We are committed to safeguarding those in our care; all employees are required to obtain an Enhanced DBS Disclosure and follow safeguarding policy and practice.

Closing date for completed applications: Monday 5th February 2018

interviews to take place: 14th February 2018

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More about Alderwasley Hall School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 19 years
Address: Alderwasley, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 2SR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1629 822586