SEN Teacher - Lower School (Primary), Hampstead

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King Alfred SchoolHampstead

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive independent school salary
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

The King Alfred School is looking for an ambitious and talented practitioner to join our committed and high performing Learning Support team in the Lower School from September 2018. At King Alfred we are fortunate to have the freedom to be able to value the progress young people make in all areas, and to create an exciting learning experience that is true to our own principles and values.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be a qualified and experienced therapist (OT/SLT) or primary teacher with postgraduate qualifications in SEN/SpLD (OCR Level 5, 7 or equivalent)  
  • Be passionate about learning and keen to develop professionally
  • Embrace the benefits of working collaboratively with colleagues
  • Value and promote student voice within learning experiences
  • Be committed to a holistic approach to education.

As well as sharing these values, the ideal candidate for this role will have the following skills and experiences: 

  • Significant teaching experience
  • A proven track record of being an outstanding practitioner
  • An ability to establish successful relationships with pupils, parents and staff.

If you share our vision and are reflective, hard-working, forward-thinking and keen to grow with our community, we would very much like to hear from you.

To apply for this exciting opportunity please send your CV, covering letter and completed application form to Natalie Williamson at When emailing your application please clearly mark the role you are applying to in the subject line.

Deadline for application: Midday, Wednesday 21 March 2018

Interviews: Tuesday 27 March 2018

Please advise if you are not available on the proposed date for interviews. 

All members of the King Alfred School community are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. 

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More about King Alfred School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: 149 North End Road, London, NW11 7HY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8457 5200
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King Alfred School is a small, friendly, independent, co-educational child-centred school. We accept pupils from age 4 to 18; the school is strictly non-denominational embracing a wide ability range. Classes are unusually small and pastoral care is v...