Teacher of Science - maternity cover

Marshfields SchoolPeterborough

Teacher of Science - maternity cover


Start date: to be negotiated

Closing date: Friday 17 September 2021

Part time will be considered

Marshfields School seeks to appoint an ambitious, enthusiastic and highly motivated teacher to join a school that is undergoing rapid change. 

Marshfields School is a successful Y5 to Y14 Special School for students with complex learning difficulties. Small classes mean that our teachers get to know the needs of all individuals in their care and plan the curriculum accordingly.

Marshfields students are well motivated and eager to learn with excellent levels of attendance. Student outcomes are good and behaviour is outstanding.

We are a hub school for Peterborough, providing CPD and expertise in Moderate Learning Difficulties provision across the city.

The school has recently had a full refurbishment and new build which provides a range of multi-use classroom spaces.

This position would suit a primary trained teacher, a secondary teacher or a specialist SEND teacher. The substantive position is within the Science department.

The successful candidate will have a passion for education and will have the skills and abilities to engage and enthuse different types of learners. You will work productively as part of a team and be well supported in making the career transition to special education if you have previously been in mainstream.

The successful candidate will be:

• Committed to the inclusion of students with special educational needs;

• A highly motivated and effective classroom practitioner;

• Creative and innovative, with excellent communication and inter-personal skills;

• A teacher who can motivate, lead, support and challenge students to be successful. We have a proven track record of support and development for all colleagues.

We warmly welcome visits to the School. To arrange a visit or discuss the position further, please contact the Headteacher: judemacdonald@marshfields-sch.co.uk.

Marshfields School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to take and enhanced disclosure via the DBS which meets the requirements of the school and evidence of the right to work in the UK.

Please send a completed application form and a supporting letter of application to judemacdonald@marshfields-sch.co.uk. 

We reserve the right to withdraw the advert early should we receive a strong field.

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Marshfields School


Marshfields School
Eastern CloseDogsthorpePeterboroughCambridgeshirePE1 4PPUnited Kingdom
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