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Job details
Employer Watling View School
Location Hertfordshire
Salary MPS/UPS + SEN
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts January 2018

Watling View is a good maintained special school for children and young people aged 3-19 with severe and profound learning needs including autism and complex physical disabilities, high health needs,sensory impairments and associated communication and learning needs.

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

We can offer you:

  • 90 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 Ideal 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

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 (2016). 
Please contact the school office for further information and to talk to the Head teacher. Applications can be made online at or you can contact the school office for an application pack. e-mail: Please do not send CV’s - only completed application packs will not be considered.  Visits to the school are highly recommended and you can visit our website

Closing date: 25/09/2017 12:00pm
Shortlisting date: 25/09/2017
Interview date: 10th October 2017

Watling View is a Good School (Ofsted June 2016) for children and young people aged 3-19 with severe and profound and multiple learning needs, including autism.

For more information and to apply online :
Watling View
St Albans
01727 850560

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Watling View
St. Albans
United Kingdom
+44 1727 864391