English Teacher, Darlington

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Priory Hurworth HouseDarlington

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Priory Education and Children’s  Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural  care for commissioners across the UK. With over 100 high quality  schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting  difference for everyone we support.

Hurworth House School is a SEMH  specialist provision working with up to 57 children and young people  from the age of 5 – 19 years.  It is an expanding school which has just  opened a bespoke primary provision and is continuing to develop.  This  is an exciting opportunity to work as a middle manager within a school  which provides a blended academic and therapeutic approach for children  with complex and multiple needs.  The school employs a professional and  experienced therapy team and are developing practice and expertise in a  range of areas, leading to innovative and successful approaches for the  most marginalised children in our society.

Due to the expansion of our school we are looking for an English Teacher to support accross the whole school.

We are looking for passionate, dedicated, and devoted people who  achieve the very highest standards of quality. We want people who are  able to see the possibilities of all our exceptional learners and  develop a provision that enables them to thrive. As a Teacher at   Hurworth House School you will develop and maintain a stimulating work  environment using a range of techniques designed to meet a variety of  learning styles and individual needs.  You will be joining an  enthusiastic, friendly, and well qualified staff team and will find this  post challenging, stimulating and rewarding. Priory Group is committed  to the continuous professional development of our Teachers.


For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References  provided must cover the last 3 years, or you are applying to work within  our Children’s Homes we will need to request all references from where  you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults.

Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the  Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored,  multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex  educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental  healthcare.


Priory Education Services is committed to  safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must  be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post,  including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant  body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Job location

More about Priory Hurworth House
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 7 - 19 years
Address: Hurworth-on-tees, Hurworth, Darlington, County Durham, DL2 2AD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1325 729 080
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Priory Hurworth House is a specialist day school located near Darlington for boys and girls aged 7 to 19 years who have complex learning difficulties including behavioural, emotional and social difficulties (BESD) and autistic spectrum disorders (ASD...