Class Teacher - SEN, St Albans, Hertfordshire

Closing date:

Watling View SchoolSt Albans, Hertfordshire
Date posted:
Start date: January 2020 or ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS (Fringe Allowance) + SEN Allowance
Contract term: Permanent

We are looking for a class teacher who:

  • Has a passion for teaching and learning
  • Are outstanding practitioners
  • Has energy and drive, who can develop and deliver personalised learning for each child, lead a team of teaching assistants, lead in professional meetings and discussions and contribute to whole school developments.
  • Are committed to their own professional development
  • Have a positive attitude to their life, their work and their colleagues as well as the children and families they work with.
  • Are self-motivated, but collaborative, sharing and open, who look for solutions rather than problems
  • Has experience of working in an SEN setting


We can offer you

  • 91 Amazing children and young people
  • A supportive and motivated Governing Body and Senior Leadership Team
  • Great teaching assistants
  • High quality CPD
  • A warm, positive environment
  • A supportive team
  • A school that continuously seeks opportunities to improve.


The Successful Candidate will:

  • Model outstanding classroom practice
  • Be passionate about ensuring that pupils get the very best education at all times
  • Demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Motivate and support colleagues and work collaboratively with professionals from a range of outside agencies
  • Have a range of people management skills and an ability to tackle issues and be accountable and responsible for decisions
  • Have some experience of working with pupils with Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD)


Watling View is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.   Appointment to this post is subject to satisfactory clearance of enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks, including the barred list, as well as all other pre-appointment checks in accordance with Keeping Children Safe in Education (2019).
Please apply via  Please contact the school office for further information and to talk to the Head teacher. e-mail:

Please do not send CV’s without a completed application form as they will not be considered. Visits to the school are highly recommended. Please call Jo Roberts to arrange a visit and you can visit our website

Closing Date: Monday 18th November 2019 at 12.00pm
Shortlisting Date: Monday 18th November 2019
Interview Date: Friday 22nd November 2019

More about Watling View School
Address: Watling View, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 2NU, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1727 850560