Class Teacher, Special Education, Derbyshire

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Pegasus SchoolDerbyshire

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Pay Range plus 1 SEN point (applicants currently earning salaries within the Upper Pay Range will also be considered).
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


About us:

Pegasus School, part of The SENAD Group is a residential school for children aged 8 - 19 who have complex learning and communication needs with associated challenging behaviour.

Our pupils have a range of complex needs associated with Autistic Spectrum Conditions (ASC) covering an ability range from the Early P-levels to National Curriculum Level 2. We have a national reputation for achieving positive outcomes with young people who have a previous history of challenging services.

Are you:

  • Caring, adaptable and have a desire to make      a lasting difference to the lives of our students.
  • Experienced in working within the SEN sector      or working with young people with SEN 
  • Experienced in teaching a range of National      Curriculum subjects 

Yes? This could be the ideal opportunity for you.

We are seeking a passionate Teacher who is committed to supporting young people to achieve good outcomes.

The successful applicant will need to be patient, resilient and have a desire to develop the requisite knowledge and skills to work with these very individual young people. 

You will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team with professionals from education, care and health services. Your primary responsibility, however, will be for the education of a small group of pupils.

A full package of support and training will be available.

If you require further information please contact Emily Butler, Recruitment Officer on 07702 564 234 or by email 

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 25th July 2017

The SENAD Group is dedicated to equality of opportunity in all areas of work, education and care. We are also committed to safeguarding those in our care; all successful candidates will be subject to thorough background checks, including an enhanced level disclosure and barring check.

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Pegasus School, Caldwell Hall, Main Street, Caldwell, Derbyshire DE12 6RS

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More about Pegasus School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 8 - 19 years
Address: Caldwell Hall, Main Street, Caldwell, Derbyshire, DE12 6RS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1283 761352
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