Primary/Middle School Teacher KS2/KS3
Required Easter 2023
St Damian’s is an oversubscribed Roman Catholic Science College which is committed to the professional development of staff and promoting the welfare of children. In our last Ofsted we were judged Outstanding in all areas. We are proud to be a high achieving Catholic school, who consistently produces at least good outcomes for our great children “The school is moving forward and is well on its way to being a beacon of excellence for pupils who have special educational needs (SEN) and/or disabilities” [Ofsted]. Equally, we are also proud that we have a very stable staff who love working here and enjoy the benefits St Damian’s has to offer.
We are seeking an enthusiastic, suitably qualified and committed Primary/Middle School teacher to teach and support pupils with SEND at KS2/KS3. You would be expected to have a good knowledge of phonics, literacy and numeracy and be able to deliver the KS3 English and Mathematics curriculum. You would work under the guidance of the SENDCO, teachers and senior staff to raise the learning and attainment of pupils, whilst also promoting their independence, self-esteem and social inclusion. You will provide assistance to pupils so that they can access the curriculum, participate in learning, and experience a sense of achievement. You will be required to work in the classroom or outside the main teaching area. Previous relevant experience is desirable.
St Damian’s is widely recognised for the quality of care it provides for all pupils and the professional opportunities afforded to all colleagues. “The school’s work to promote pupils’ personal development and welfare is outstanding” [Ofsted]
The College is committed to safeguarding children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and the successful completion of a six-month probationary period. CES application forms and further details are available below.
All applications should be addressed to Mr S Logue, Headteacher and returned to school.
Closing Date for applications: Wednesday 4th January 2023
Interviews will take place w/c 9th January 2023
Application forms can be downloaded from below
Letter To Applicants
Job Description & Person Spec.
CES Application Form
CES Notes to Applicant
CES Recruitment Monitoring Form*
Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974
*Only needs to be completed after shortlisting process