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Phase Leader for Key Stage 2

11 Jan 2022   |   Springwell Learning Community   |   MPS/UPS + SEN point + TLR 2b (£4699)
Reporting to Executive Principal
Duration of Post Permanent – Required from April 2022
Hours Full Time
Salary MPS/UPS + SEN point + TLR 2b (£4699)
Closing Date 4th February 2022 at 08.00am
Applications Completed applications should be e-mailed to

Vacancy at Springwell Learning Community for:
Phase Leader for Key Stage 2

Do you want a job where you make a difference to the lives of children and young people?

Are you passionate about inclusion and committed to meeting the needs of all children?

Do you have the ability to engage, motivate and promote the learning and personal development of pupils?

We require an exceptional teacher of Key Stage 2, who is passionate about providing the best possible education and care for vulnerable students in an inspiring learning environment. This post will involve leading all curriculum aspects of the key stage, whilst being a class teacher in a primary setting. Barnsley and Kirklees Special Provision Partnership is a new, bold partnership, formed through the collaboration of Springwell Learning Community, Greenacre School and Joseph Norton Academy. We provide a unique opportunity for our children, our staff and the communities we serve. This post will suit candidates who have the commitment, passion to make a difference to pupils who have a range of social, emotional, mental health and special educational needs.

This position would suit a teacher with a proven track record of exceptional practice, who is able to work with vulnerable pupils with social, emotional and mental health difficulties (SEMH). An individual who is passionate about making a real difference to student’s life chances and supporting them in achieving their potential in essential life skills, which is a high priority for Springwell Learning Community. The ability to be creative and use imaginative flair to engage is essential, along with having resilience, drive and high expectations to inspire students to achieve.

Springwell Learning Community is an extremely special place to work. Attendance is high. Exclusions are exceedingly low and pupils make good progress over time. The school’s approach, including nurture principles, social pedagogy and restorative practice, is unique in the district and we work hard to provide the best possible experience for the pupils we support.

Should you be successfully appointed, you’ll be working alongside dedicated, talented and highly skilled people. If you would like to meet us before you apply, please call Sarah Elliot, on 01226 291133 to arrange a school visit. For more information about our school or Wellspring Academy Trust, please visit

Completed applications should be e-mailed to

Your letter of application should outline why you feel your experience makes you a strong applicant for this exciting opportunity.

The closing date for this post is: Friday 4th February 2022 at 8am. We expect that interviews will take place on Wednesday 9th February 2022.


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The Trust recognises that it has a statutory and moral duty towards safeguarding the welfare of children, young people and, if appropriate, vulnerable adults who participate in any Trust activities and expects all staff to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS is required for this post. For more information please visit the Trust website

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.

The Wellspring Application Form must be completed in all instances. CV’s will not be accepted. All applicants should also complete our Equal Opportunities form. Please click link for further details

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