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Job Ref No. ECC8825950-91S Position Type: Teacher Pay Range: Mainscale/UPS + 1 SEN Point
Position Start Date: 01/09/2024 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 19/04/2024 4pm Date of Interviews: w/b 29/04/2024  

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Teacher required for September 2024
Are you a teacher with a passion for helping students with special educational needs? The St. Christopher School could be your next excitingopportunity!

As a special school that caters to pupils from ages 3 to 19, The St.Christopher School works with students who have Autism SpectrumDisorder, ADHD, communication & interaction difficulties, and a range oflearning difficulties.

Since joining the SEN Trust Southend in 2017, The St. Christopher School has been able to collaborate with St. Nicholas School, Lancaster School, and
Kingsdown School, opening up even more opportunities for teachers andstudents.

If you are a skilled teacher with experience or a keen interest in working with learners who have special educational needs and complex learning
difficulties, then this role would be ideal. The school is especially interested in teachers who have a passion for supporting communication andsensory needs.

As a teacher at The St. Christopher School, you will need to be enthusiastic, reflective, and dedicated. You must show a genuine interestin working with pupils who have special educational needs, and you willneed to be able to motivate the team of support staff that works with you.The school fosters a whole-school teamwork ethos, and you will need tobe committed to this approach. In return, the school provides access to high-quality training for its staff, offering plenty of opportunities to developyour skills and stay up-to-date with the latest practices and techniques inspecial education.

If you are looking for a fulfilling teaching role where youcan truly make a difference in the lives of students, then The St.Christopher School is the perfect place for you.

Visits are strongly recommended, to understand the school context andnature of special educational needs of the pupils in the school. Pleasecontact the school for further information.

Information about the School

The St. Christopher School is a specialist special school for Communication & Interaction for pupils aged 3 - 19. We work with a wide range of pupils with Autistic Spectrum Disorders, ADHD, communication & interaction difficulties and range of learning difficulties. The school is part of SEN Trust Southend.

SEN Trust Southend opened as a formal partnership on 1 September 2017. The four special schools, The St. Christopher School, Kingsdown School, Lancaster School and St. Nicholas School have always worked closely together to create a strong group of special schools which aim to meet the majority of needs of those pupils who require specialist support in a specialist educational school with Southend. We created the Multi-Academy Trust to help us continue this work.

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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Contact Information

Dan Woodman
Mountdale Gardens, Leigh-on-Sea
Essex, SS9 4AW
Telephone: 01702 524193

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