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Classroom Teacher SEN

05 May 2022   |   The Forest School   |   Main Pay Scale + 1 SEN
Reporting to Senior Leadership Team


Duration of Post Permanent
Work Commitment Full Time
Salary Main Pay Scale + 1 SEN
Start Date Thursday 1st September 2022
Closing Date 9am Tuesday 17th May 2022
Shortlisting Wednesday 18th May 2022 PM
Interview Date Thursday 26th May 2022
Applications To be sent at:

Wellspring is an established and growing Multi-Academy Trust with a difference.  We operate Primary, Secondary, Special and Alternative Academies across Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and the Humber. We are committed to making a difference to the lives and life chances of the young people and the communities we serve.

As the Trust continues to grow our roles offer pathways for ambitious and dynamic individuals who are determined to make a difference. We value our people; collegial working at all levels is central to our culture. High quality induction training and ongoing professional development support are guaranteed. There will be a broad range of opportunities for you to realise your professional vision and ambitions within the Trust.

We are interested in hearing from people who:

  • Are creative, imaginative, committed and passionate about learning
  • Can lead and inspire others
  • Have a commitment to working with children and young people with challenging behaviour.

We are looking for an exceptional teacher to join our team. You might be a primary or secondary teacher who can teach across the curriculum. ECTs are welcome to apply. All of our children have SEND and you must be passionate and excited about supporting this.

  • You will be passionate about learning
  • You will be able to demonstrate a track record of impact and success
  • You will be able to communicate your passion to children
  • You will be creative, imaginative, determined, resourceful and adaptable
  • You will be prepared to teach all ages and take on the role of form tutor
  • You will demonstrate outstanding practice in the classroom

The Forest School is an exciting and warm school. The children are exceptional and are supported by a hard-working staff body who want the very best for the children. We have very positive relationships with our parents, a stable and supportive governing body and we are proud partners of Wellspring Academy Trust. Progress for our children is at the heart of what we do and if you are looking for a role where you can make a difference and be valued for your contributions then this is a great place for you to look.

If you are interested in working with us then please email or call 01423 864583 for an application pack. Informal chats are welcome as are emails to the co-headteachers with any specific questions:

Wellspring Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils. All posts are offered subject to enhanced DBS checks. References will be taken up prior to interview.

If you are currently living overseas or have lived / worked overseas in the last five years please be aware that you will be required to provide an overseas criminal records check from the country/countries you have resided in, if you are the preferred candidate for the post.

All applicants need to complete the Equal Opportunities form. Please click link for completion

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