Job details

Job details
Employer Selworthy School
Location Taunton, Somerset
Salary MPS/UPS + TLR 2b + SEN 1 or 2 (depending on experience)
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted New this week
Closing date
Job starts January 2018

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.

About the employer

Information about Selworthy School
Org type Special Needs
Funding status State - Community
Gender Mixed
Age range 2 - 19 years
Denomination Non-denominational

Locations and contacts

Selworthy Road
Taunton
Somerset
TA2 8HD
United Kingdom
+44 1823 336519