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Job details
Employer Cedars Upper School
Location Bedfordshire
Salary UQT3 £20,289
Contract type Part Time / Full Time
Contract term Fixed Term
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts September 2017

Manager of the Base

Term time only - Working from 8.00am-4.00pm 

Fixed Term contract – September 2017 to August 2018

Salary - UQT3 £20,289

The Base is a dedicated centre in school for students with Communication and Interaction needs. This includes students whose primary need is ASC but who may also have other needs such as ADHD / receptive language difficulties. The Base provides wrap around care before school, at break and lunch as well as after school. Some students also have timetabled lessons in the Base.

The successful candidate should hold GCSE or equivalent in English and Maths, have an ability to remain calm under pressure and problem solve effectively as part of a team. Experience in working with students on the autistic spectrum is essential.

Cedars Upper is a popular and high-performing school of 1200 students. We were graded as ‘good’ in all aspects by Ofsted in September 2013 and we are determined to now strive for ‘outstanding’. The school enjoys a fine reputation in the area, attaining consistently excellent results. In 2016, 72% of students achieved 5 or more GCSEs at A* – C including English and maths. 

For an application form and further details, please visit our website,, to get more of an idea of what the school has to offer or email

The closing date for applications is 9am on Friday 23 June 2017 and we shall be interviewing on Thursday 29 June 2017.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

We operate a safer recruitment policy.

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