Save Apply for this vacancy

St Nicholas School is using its own application form, please click the button below to download and view it as Essex School Jobs cannot automatically fill out an application form that has been created by a school. You will need to download the application form before you are able to complete it.

Download Application Form
Job Ref No. ECC8827004-37S Position Type: Teacher Pay Range: MPS/ UPS + SEN Allowance
Position Start Date: 01/09/2024 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 01/05/2024 Midday Date of Interviews: Thursday 9th May 24  

Job Description

Download printable version

Following a change in role for our current post-holder, we are looking to recruit a part-time teacher of Science who is:

· Dedicated, enthusiastic and good humoured

· Patient and resilient with a positive nature

· Highly skilled and committed

· Passionate about improving outcomes for pupils with SEND

· Committed to an approach of reflective practice

· Experienced in delivering Science to Secondary Education level

The role would suit someone with either:

· Mainstream primary teaching experience with excellent science subject knowledge

· SEND Teaching experience with excellent science subject knowledge

We can offer you:

· A comprehensive induction

· A supportive, friendly whole school team

· Opportunities for continuing professional development within the school and the MAT

· A school with a strong and caring ethos where the well-being of everyone is nurtured

· A supportive Governing Body

· A fantastic cohort of students

· A well-equipped science lab to deliver engaging practical lessons

The role is for 3 days a week - Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

Position Start date: 1st September 2024 but with the possibility of starting 1st July to support our transition programme

Closing Date for applications: Wednesday 1st May 2024

Interviews: Thursday 9th May 2024

The school is committed to safeguarding and all applicants will be required to undertake full vetting checks to determine their suitability for working with young people.

Interested applicants are actively encouraged to arrange a viewing of the school before applying. Please contact the Office Manager, Donna Turner, to arrange a visit at:

Information about the School

St Nicholas School is an academy special school, situated in Southend-on-Sea, which is part of the SEN Trust Southend. The school offers a quality, inclusive education for secondary aged students (11-16). Our students all have a range of learning needs and enter the school with a statement of Educational Needs, or an Educational Health & Care Plan.

It is our aim to encourage every student to achieve their full potential, to become an independent adult and an active member of their local community, relative to their ability.

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.


Please be aware that some uploaded documents may require special software such as Microsoft Word or Adobe Acrobat Reader to view.

Information about the school

Contact Information

Jo Strickland
St Nicholas School
Philpott Avenue, Southend-on-Sea
Essex, SS2 4RL
Telephone: 01702 462322

Similar Jobs

Teacher of Science

Clacton Coastal Academy, Clacton-on-Sea Closing: 14/04/2024 Midnight

Lecturer, Science, Fixed term to 5 July 2024. Southend Campus

South Essex College, Southend-on-Sea Closing: 14/04/2024 Midnight

Science Teacher

Colchester Academy, Colchester Closing: 14/04/2024 Midnight