Academy Class Teacher, Huddersfield

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Castle Hill SchoolHuddersfield

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Start date: 01/09/2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + SEN Point
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are looking for a qualified Full Time Permanent Teacher (Main Grade plus 1 SEN) to join our motivated and dynamic team. 

Castle Hill School is an Academy for pupils with Severe and Profound Learning Difficulties, age 3-19. Ofsted judged the school as being ‘Outstanding’ in its two previous inspections.  We provide an energetic and forward-thinking educational community with cutting-edge facilities and a nurturing environment. We are committed to learning and we offer a broad and challenging curriculum with a child centred philosophy at its core. We promote effective communication and independence in all we do.

We offer excellent personal development and unique opportunities of working within a totally school led system. The school is also part of a MAT which will provide opportunities to work alongside colleagues in other schools. No special school experience is necessary although you should have an excellent knowledge of early child development and methods for learning.  We welcome applications from both NQTs and experienced teachers.

Further requirements for the position: 

A passion and commitment to education for students with complex needs

Enthusiasm and energy 

Ability to learn 


Excellent communication skills 

Ability to inspire and motivate

Ability to form positive and effective relationships 

A visit to the school is highly recommended.  Tours of the school are arranged for Thursday 19th March beginning 1.30pm and Thursday March 26th starting at 2.00pm. Please contact the school if you wish to book a place.    

The closing date for the application is Friday 27th March and interviews will be held on Wednesday 22nd April .

Please telephone the school office on 01484 544558 or visit our website for further information.

Please see the attached letter from the Principal for further information regarding the application process. 

All application forms should be returned directly to the school FAO: Recruitment or emailed to

More about Castle Hill School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 19 years
Address: Newsome Road South, Newsome, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD4 6JL, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1484 544 558
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