Job Ref No. ECC7002-166S Position Type: Teacher Pay Range: MPR/UPR + SEN + TLR2 (dependent on experience)
Position Start Date: 01/01/2023 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 27/06/2022 Midday Date of Interviews: Tuesday 5th July  

Job Description

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Grove House is a welcoming, positive and supportive special school for pupils aged 8-19 with speech, language and communication needs.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, ambitious and dynamic teacher to join us. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a dedicated, pupil-centred and forward-thinking staff team and Trust

Applications are welcome from primary, secondary, special school and mainstream colleagues.

Starting January 2023 or sooner if available.

Prior experience of working with children who have special educational needs desirable but not essential as full training is available.

A TLR2 is available for subject lead (dependant on skill and experience), for ambitious candidates wishing to take the next step in their career. The school and trust provide support and opportunities for professional development including working with colleagues in other Trust settings and the opportunity to meet for professional dialogue

We offer you:

  • Enthusiastic, polite pupils with a desire for learning & doing their best
  • A highly supportive and friendly team of staff
  • A busy and innovative learning environment
  • Varied, interesting and rewarding work
  • High quality professional development
  • Cross-trust progression opportunities
  • Parents, Governors and staff who work hard together in the interests of all pupils
  • New and recently refurbished buildings with specialist facilities and high quality resources
  • Extensive Staff Wellbeing and Medical Insurance Cover which includes physiotherapy, counselling and GP on-line support services.
  • Competitive salary & teachers pension scheme

We are seeking a excellent, engaging teacher who is:

  • Positive and proactive when working with pupils
  • Flexible, professional and caring
  • Able to communicate and collaborate with others
  • Keen to learn and develop their own practice
  • Passionate about developing the curriculum and quality of education
  • Able to plan for pupil progress and committed to achievement for all
  • Calm when supporting pupils with challenging behaviour
  • Able to approach challenges with a solution and sense of humour

The roles will include:

  • Responsibility for a form group
  • Engagement with parents and carers including Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP) review meetings
  • Primarily Teaching Maths. Teaching other subjects dependant on areas of strength.

Full details, including Job Description and Person Specification can be found in the Application Pack. A SEAX Trust application form must be completed - available on the school website, or on request from the school office. We cannot accept applications via CV only.

The SEAX Trust 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.

Grove House School is part of the SEAX multi-academy trust
SEAX Trust company number 07747149

Information about the School

Grove House School is a specialist provision in Brentwood for pupils whose primary need is speech, language and communication (SLCN).

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

Miss Lisa Christodoulides
Sawyers Hall Lane, Brentwood
Essex, CM15 9BZ
Telephone: 01277 361498

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