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Teacher

St Elizabeth's SchoolHertfordshire

TEACHER 

MPS + SEN ALLOWANCE

PERMANENT – FULL TIME

Are you an experienced or newly qualified teacher looking for a new opportunity to support SEN learners?

About the role 

Our specialist independent School is located within 60 acres of beautiful Hertfordshire countryside and supports 50 children and young people with epilepsy and associated complex needs. We are seeking an exceptional Teacher to join our dedicated team to support young people to grow in confidence as they acquire new skills and knowledge. 

We are a happy, inclusive and welcoming School, that constantly strives for excellence in education. We are looking for a talented Teacher that will create an enabling environment in which our young people can flourish. 

You will work part of a specialist team to lead class groups in all aspects of the curriculum ensuring the optimum contribution of support staff and engagement of children and young people in consistently inspirational lessons. Innovative, creative and enthusiastic, you will be willing and able to make a broader contribution to school life and able to deliver results in all you do.

We would love to hear from you if you have experience working with SEN learners between the ages of 5-19, teamed with the ability to think creatively and engage positively with learners with a broad range of complex needs. Alternatively, if you are an NQT and looking to start your career, please get in touch.

About You 

You will have qualified teaching status in the UK and the ability to work collaboratively and flexibly with multi-disciplinary colleagues towards delivering excellence. Previous SEN experience including having worked with learners with PMLD is desirable, but not essential. What matters to us is that you have a passion for helping children and young people with complex needs reach their full potential. We will provide full induction, training and support to those who come from a mainstream teaching background.

St Elizabeth’s 

St Elizabeth’s is situated in 60 acres of Hertfordshire countryside between Harlow and Bishop’s Stortford. We support people with Epilepsy and other complex needs in our Children’s Homes, School, College, Residential Homes with Nursing and Day Centre. 

Our Benefits 

In addition to excellent staff training, our employees are also rewarded with various other benefits offered as part of your employment:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • 20% uplift on your salary for working overtime on a Saturday & Sunday for allocated roles
  • Fully paid for DBS
  •  Life assurance
  • Opportunity to pursue recognised qualifications of your own
  • Free on-site parking 
  • High street retail/leisure discounts
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Recommend a friend payment of £1000! (T&Cs apply)
  • Confidential employee assistance programme
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Comprehensive development plans designed for you
  • On-site accommodation for £200 per month
  • Subsidised staff transport service from Bishops Stortford, Harlow, Sawbridgeworth, Hertford and Ware

How can you find out more?

To apply, please submit an up to date CV on our website www.stelizabeths.org.uk. If you have any queries or would like more information about this position, please contact our friendly recruitment team on recruitment@stelizabeths.org.uk  

All offers are conditional and subject to receipt of satisfactory pre-employment checks and references including an enhanced DBS check. Please note we are not on a public transport route. Salary is dependent on the role, qualifications and experience.

Applications will be reviewed and interviews scheduled on a rolling basis; therefore, we recommend that you apply sooner rather than later. We reserve the right to close this advert if we receive sufficient applications ahead of the deadline. 

St Elizabeth’s Centre is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, vulnerable adults and young people. The successful applicant(s) will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure through the Disclosure and Barring Service. St Elizabeth’s is proud to be recognised as an Investor in People and to hold Disability Confident status. We are an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from across the community.

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