Closes 25.02.19

Heathlands School, St Albans

Required for September 2019

Teacher of Design Technology to Deaf Children (Resistant Materials specialist)

Salary Range: MPS/UPS fringe allowance and SEN points dependant on qualifications

Hours: 0.6 A full time position is available for candidates able to offer a second subject.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the staff of this Outstanding local authority special school for deaf children aged 3-16. We are looking for an enthusiastic, flexible and committed teacher to join a well-established team. The successful candidate will teach Design Technology, Resistant Materials at KS3/4 leading to GCSE and other accredited courses.

The successful candidate will also be expected to have involvement in the wider life of the school including tutoring responsibility for a small group of students.

Teachers who have experience and/or qualification to teach deaf children are invited to apply. Knowledge of British Sign Language or a commitment to work towards minimum BSL3 is essential.

Benefits include, laptops for all teachers, extensive staff development programmes including the opportunity for in house sign language training and qualification as a teacher of deaf children.

Heathlands is committed to safeguarding pupils and this post will require an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date: Monday 25 February 2019 at 12 noon

How to apply

To apply for this vacancy please email your completed Application Form and Person Specification Form to:
The Head Teacher, Heathlands School, Heathlands Drive, St Albans AL3 5AY. Email:

For an informal discussion phone 01727 807807 to speak to the Head Teacher or contact the school by email to arrange a facetime discussion.