Class Teacher, Newbury

Closing date:

The Castle SchoolNewbury

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TMS/UPS + SEN (dependent upon experience)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Judged as “OUTSTANDING” OFSTED October 2014

Have you got the energy, visionand passion for SEN and a good sense of fun to join our team?

The Castle School meets the individual needs of 169 pupils between 3 and 19 years, all of whom have learning difficulties (MLD, SLD, PMLD ASD.) 

'The school is a calm and harmonious place of learning'

'Pupils behaviour is outstanding'

'Pupils love their school.

OFSTED October 2014

We wish to appoint for September 2018, a teacher who is committed to the vision and ethos of this innovative, successful and growing special school at an exciting phase in its development. We are keen to hear from teachers who currently work in Primary or Secondary mainstream and are looking to move into this highly rewarding field of education, as well as from those who currently work in special schools. We would also welcome applications from NQTs. 

You will be:

  • an excellent practitioner
  • flexible, reliable and positive
  • a good communicator
  • enthusiastic and creative
  • someone who believes they can make a real difference. 

In return, we will offer:

  • a supportive and nurturing environment
  • a highly professional staff team
  • small classes
  • amazing pupils
  • very comprehensive training and CPD support package.

Please contact Atul Attra (School Business Manager) on 01635 42976 to arrange a visit. 

For further information and an application pack please contact Atul Attra via email or visit our website:

Closing date: Tuesday 8 May 2018

Interviews: Friday 18 May 2018

The Castle School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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More about The Castle School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Love Lane, Donnington, Newbury, Berkshire, RG14 2JG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1635 42976