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Job Ref No. ECC7063-61S Position Type: Teacher Pay Range: Main Pay Range + 1 SEN
Position Start Date: 01/09/2017 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 18/04/2017 Midday Date of Interviews: Wednesday 26th April or Thursday 27th April 2017  

Job Description

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Full-Time Permanent Class Teacher at Thriftwood School & College

Class Teacher/Newly Qualified Teacher - Main Pay Range + 1 SEN Point* in Accordance with School Teachers' Pay & Conditions Document

(*For NQT's: 1 SEN to be offered at the end of a successful first year)

Required September 2017

Thriftwood is an Outstanding Special School and College for children and young people with a range of complex learning difficulties.

We have an exciting new opening for an enthusiastic and motivated Class Teacher to work with students aged 14-19 on the College site. This is a unique opportunity for the successful candidate to be part of an innovative, inspiring learning environment with high expectations of students and staff.

The successful candidate will:

Have Class Tutor responsibility
Be confident in teaching a range of subjects including English at Functional Skills level
Have an excellent command of ICT
Be hardworking, flexible and resilient
Be willing to become involved in all aspects of College life and have fun

Come and see how we work - visits are very welcome. Please contact Gemma Baker on 01245 262779 or email to arrange a visit.

Application Deadline: 12.00 noon Tuesday 18th April 2017

Interviews: Wednesday 26th April 2017 or Thursday 27th April 2017

Start Date: September 2017

Thriftwood is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to satisfactory medical checks, enhanced DBS clearance and references.

To apply, please download and complete an application form from this page or from the Thriftwood website at or contact Gemma Baker by email 01245 262779).

Information about the School

Thriftwood is an outstanding SEND School and College, offering a wealth of opportunities and experiences to its pupils, their families and staff. It is based on two sites in Chelmsford; Thriftwood School site lies in Galleywood and Thriftwood College in Melbourne. It forms a part of the SEAX Multi-Academy Trust, which encompasses provisions across Essex and the Trust Headquarters are based at Thriftwood College.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Information about the school

Contact Information

Gemma Baker/Tracey Imhof
Thriftwood School
Slades Lane
Galleywood, Chelmsford
Essex, CM2 8RW
Telephone: 01245 262779

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