Closes 30.01.20

Thomasson Memorial School is a successful 2-16 special school meeting the needs of deaf children.

We are looking to appoint an outstanding teacher to work flexible across our primary and secondary provision. We have a child-centred ethos, a spectrum of communication modes and supportive colleagues.

We invite applications from enthusiastic professionals who have vision and energy to ensure the continued development and progress of the school.

You will:
– Demonstrate an excellent working knowledge of the curriculum and SEN.
– Be enthusiastic, self-motivating and able to demonstrate flexibility in your style of approach.
– Have a caring and patient nature, and possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
– Be a team player and be able to contribute to the shared responsibility ethos of our school.

Qualified Teachers of the Deaf or those with such aspirations are invited to apply.

Knowledge of British Sign Language or a commitment to work towards BSL 3 is essential.

We are committed to the protection and safety of our pupils and the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.

How to apply

If you are interested in joining our school, you would be welcome to contact the Head Teacher to have an informal discussion, or to arrange to visit the school.

Please click on the Greater Jobs link for details of how to apply and to download the application form and person specification –

Closing date for applications: 12.00 noon Thursday 30th January 2020
Interviews: Tuesday 11 February 2020