Class Teacher x2, Bedford

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St John's Special School & CollegeBedford
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Does the possibility of working in an outstanding special school with an unrivalled professional development programme sound exciting to you?

We are looking for:

  • Teachers who are passionate about securing the best outcomes for children and young people with SEND
  • Teachers who are committed, enthusiastic and self-reflective
  •  Teachers who possess excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Teachers who create fun, engaging, relevant and functional learning opportunities

We can offer you:

  • 170 incredible young people with severe and complex learning difficulties, aged 2-19
  • A genuine commitment to staff wellbeing and development
  • A specialist, determined, committed and friendly staff team
  • A well-resourced, inspiring specialist learning environment
  • A thorough induction programme into Special Needs provision and teaching
  • An excellent professional development programme for experienced teachers and NQTs. This is responsive to individual needs, interests and aspirations and facilitates development of expertise in delivery of a wide range of specialist strategies and pedagogy
  • A school that is part of a dynamic, specialist, collaborative and aspirational multi-academy trust (BILTT).
  • Exciting future opportunities: BILTT has been selected to set up and operate a new Free Special School (due to open in 2020)
  • New challenges every day – balanced with lots of joy, support and laughter!

NQTs are welcome to apply: we have a comprehensive NQT development programme.

If you would like to learn more, please contact us for an informal conversation. Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged.

Deadline: Monday 18th June @ 9am

Interviews: 21st / 22nd June

To obtain an application pack or for further details for the above posts please send an e-mail request to:

St John’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and/or vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.The posts will be subject to enhanced DBS clearance.Working towards equality.

ACHIEVING TOGETHER: Specialist, Collaborative, Dynamic & Aspirational

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More about St John's Special School & College
Address: Bedford Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 8AA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1234 345565