SEN Teacher – KS1 and KS2
Required from: September 2021
Danecourt School, Hotel Road, Watling Street, Gillingham, Kent ME8 6AA
We are looking to appoint innovative, self-motivated special needs teachers to join the forward thinking and ambitious team at Danecourt School. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a range of fundamental skills required for the delivery of a curriculum adapted to meet the needs of children with SEND.
Danecourt is expanding and creating exciting opportunities for vibrant and passionate teachers who are determined to achieve the best possible outcomes for children with SEND, adopting a practical and creative approach to the curriculum. This is a great opportunity to be part of a warm and friendly school community , in addition to a progressive multi academy trust.
Experience of working in a special school setting is desirable but not essential.
We have an excellent local reputation and offer a supportive and nurturing work environment led by a dedicated and dynamic senior leadership team.
We actively encourage career development and respect initiative and ambition. All teachers appointed will be provided with high levels of support, including a thorough induction that will include all necessary training as well as the support from a range of experienced colleagues not only within the school but the wider trust.
Information about Danecourt School:
Danecourt is a school for children aged 4-11 years with severe and complex needs. All the children attending Danecourt have an Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP).
Danecourt was judged to be good in all areas, except EYFS, which was judged as being outstanding by Ofsted in June 2019.
Danecourt is part of the Maritime Academy Trust which has schools across London, Kent and Medway.
We welcome visits to the school, so please contact us on 01634 232589 to arrange your visit. Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to close the vacancy earlier if a suitable candidate is found.
For further details about our School/Trust please visit:
Closing Date: 17 May 2021
Interview Date: 21st May 2021
Danecourt School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) with barred list check is required for all successful applicants.