Job details

Job details
Employer London Borough of Croydon
Location Croydon
Salary MPS/UPS+ SEN 1 or 2 (UPS may be considered for suitably qualified, outstanding candidate; SEN 2 payable to a qualified teacher of the visually impaired)
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date
Job starts April 2018, or sooner if possible

(Job share may be considered)
Teachers’ pay and conditions

About the Role

Required from April 2018, or sooner if possible, a qualified, experienced and enthusiastic Teacher of the Visually Impaired.

Applications from qualified teachers with a successful track record of teaching and supporting pupils with SEND who are willing to undertake the mandatory training to be become a qualified Teacher of the Visually Impaired will also be considered.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

The Sensory Support Service is a well-established team of specialist teachers, teaching assistants and habilitation officers employed by Croydon LA who support children and young people from 0-25 years with sensory impairment, their families and settings across the borough.

The peripatetic role may include work with pre-school children, those in mainstream or special school primary and secondary provision and/or post-16 colleges.

Applications must be made on-line via the Croydon Council website,

Closing date: 5th January 2018, Midnight
Interviews will be held: 16th January 2018

For further information, or to arrange an informal visit to the service please contact the Manager of the Visual Impairment Service, Linda James on 020 8760 5784 or email on

Sensory Support Service,
90 Central Parade (Area Office) New Addington Area Office,
Croydon CR0 0JB
Division: 0-25 SEND Service 

Locations and contacts

Croydon Sensory Support Service
90 Central Parade
New Addington
United Kingdom
+44 20 8405 7960