Key Stage 3 & 4 Science Teacher, East Sussex

Closing date:Expiring soon

St Mary's School HoramEast Sussex

Date posted:
Start date: From January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £29,377 - £45,495MPS/UPS + TLR2a & SEN Allowances
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Key Stage 3 & 4 Science Teacher

MPS/UPS, plus TLR2a + SEN Allowances

Full time, permanent position

St Mary’s School, as part of the SABDEN Multi Academy Trust, is a 'Good' special school in Horam. As one of three special schools within the Trust, we make provision for children and young people with a range of social, emotional and mental health needs, all of whom have an Education Health Care plan (EHCP). We are ambitious in our drive to improve outcomes for all our learners. St Mary’s School offers the right candidate the opportunity to work in a lively, industrious environment. 

We are seeking to appoint a strong classroom practitioner to lead and deliver Science to our KS3 & KS4 pupils, from January 2020. The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to ensuring all pupils make progress and succeed.  You will be an effective and enthusiastic practitioner who is passionate about your subject, well organised and has the ability to motivate and engage learners.

Although experience of working in Special Education is not essential for this post, you should be able to demonstrate an approach to curriculum delivery that is exciting and innovative while also being sensitive to the needs of our pupils. 

The successful candidate will join a highly dedicated and professional staff team and be part of a supportive working and learning environment, where your professional development is highly valued.

We welcome visits to our school and if you would like to see us prior to submitting an application please contact Jane Woodfine, the school secretary, to arrange a visit.  Alternatively, if you wish to have an informal discussion with Paul Murphy, Principal, this can also be arranged.  Please contact us on 01435 812278 or by email on .

For an application pack, please visit the vacancy section of the SABDEN Multi Academy Trust website here: 

Closing date for completed applications is by midday, Thursday 12th December 2019. 

Please send completed applications to

Interviews will be held week commencing 16th December 2019.

Please note CVs will not be accepted.

The school has a proven commitment to 'Equality of Opportunity' and actively promotes the welfare and safeguarding of young people. Successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced check from the Disclosure and Debarring Service (DBS).

More about St Mary's School Horam
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 10 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Maynards Green, Horam, Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 0BT, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1435 812278
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