Upper School Leader with Responsibility for Maths, Taunton, Somerset

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Selworthy SchoolTaunton, Somerset

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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR 2b + SEN 1 or 2 (depending on experience)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Required for January 2018 - Upper School Leader with responsibility for Maths

We are looking to appoint an innovative educator committed to supporting every learner who is also a forward thinking and inspirational leader. Previous experience of working in a special school is not essential.   

Qualities that we are looking for:

• Outstanding classroom practice 

• A passion for teaching and learning

• Ability to articulate a vision and motivate peers

• Openness to  feedback and commitment to develop professionally

We will offer you:

• 94 fantastic learners 

• Colleagues who are committed to all learners

• A warm, supportive and positive learning and working environment 

• The opportunity to play an active part in the development of the school and the preparations for our forthcoming expansion

• A school that continuously seeks opportunities to further improve.  

Informal visits are strongly advised; please telephone the school office to arrange a visit.  

Selworthy is committed to safeguarding & promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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More about Selworthy School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Selworthy Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8HD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1823 284970