Primary Teacher (2 x Maternity Cover Vacancies)
Talbot House School
Depending on experience
39 hours per week during term time
Talbot House Trust are a registered charitable trust with a Residential Children’s Home and School on the same site. Set in 8 acres of beautifully maintaining gardens and land, you would be forgiven if you thought we are based in the heart of the countryside, however, we are based in Walbottle, offering an easy commute for our staff.
The Trust are looking to recruit two qualified primary teachers to cover a period of maternity leave. The suitable applicants must have experience of working with SEN pupils with complex needs, including SEMH, ASD, ADHD, Trauma and attachment, some of pupils may have multiple needs.
We are a small non-maintained school with pupils ranging from Key Stage 1 to Key Stage 4, both roles are to teach Key Stage 1 & 2. Class sizes are rarely bigger than 6 pupils.
The applicant should have excellent subject knowledge and high expectations for all pupils and excellent classroom management skills. Applicants must have completed ECT / NQT.
If you believe you have what it takes to become part of our fantastic team please apply.
Starting date is as soon as possible to cover a period of maternity until the end of the current academic year.
We may be able to offer the role/s on a permanent basis to our ever-increasing pupil numbers, however, this is not guaranteed.
Hours of work are:
Monday to Thursday: 8:00am to 4:00pm and Friday: 8:00am to 3:00pm.
Alternatively, we could offer the following hours of work:
Monday to Thursday: 8:30am to 4:30pm and Friday: and 8:30am to 3:30pm.
Salary will depend on experience.
Please do not delay your application as you might miss out on a great opportunity and a very rewarding job.
Close date: 11 December 2022
Shortlisting Date: 12 December 2022
1st Interview Date: TBC
If you have any queries regarding this position or the application process, please contact HR on: 0191 229 0111 or email: HR@TalbotHouseTrust.co.uk
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Talbot House School
Talbot House Trust is a children’s charity, based in the west of Newcastle upon Tyne, with an independent SEMH school for children from age 7 to 18, a vocational skills centre and a residential children’s home. Our children have a range of special educational needs, having struggled in mainstream educational facilities. Using our own blend of pastoral techniques and educational flexibility, Talbot House celebrates the achievements of each child and supports them to success.
We aim to ensure every child aspires to become the best they can be. To achieve this, our staff must also aspire to be the best they can be and share our values; to care for, respect and support one another in this endeavour.Visit School Website