Warning - This Vacancy is now Closed!

Class Teacher and Satellite Lead - Full-time

Danecourt School, Gillingham

  • Ref:MED887-7031-61T
  • Posted:01/12/2022
  • Pay:MPS/UPS + TLR2 + SEN Allowance
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:06/01/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR2 

Start Date: ASAP

Hours: Full Time

Contract: Permanent  

Please note this post is based at Bligh Primary School, Strood  Satellite Provision

We have a great opportunity for a SEND Teacher, who has leadership experience.  Are you someone who really wants to make their mark in a school that is committed to improving the lives of children with special educational needs? Then we have the role for you! We have an exciting opportunity for a teacher/Satellite Lead to join our team. 

Do you have / able to:  

  • Experience of leading other teachers/staff
  • Manage the daily running of our satellite provision at Bligh Primary School
  • Maintain links  so children & staff remain part of Danecourt
  • Ensure the satellite reflects the vision and values of Dan

In return we can offer you:

• A dedicated, friendly, highly trained staff team

• A comprehensive induction

• Extensive training package 

• Opportunities to further develop 

So if you are an innovative thinker who is motivated by inspiring and encouraging pupils with special educational needs to achieve the very best they can, Danecourt could be the right school for you.


Closing date: 2nd December 2022 

Interview date: 8th December 2022

Information about the school

Danecourt Special School is part of the Maritime Multi-Academy Trust, an innovative partnership of schools in Greenwich, Bexley, Kent and Medway . Our schools transform through collaboration and an entrepreneurial curriculum which equips children with life skills. We are a special school catering for primary aged children who have special educational needs. The children who attend Danecourt have a wide breadth of needs including complex learning difficulties and autism.

At Danecourt our mission is support all pupils to become “STARS” -

S - Self reliant T - Team Players A - Aspirational R - Resilient S - Successful

This is facilitated through pupils receiving a personalised curriculum that is tailored to meet their individual specific needs. The highly trained staff team maintain high expectations of what each individual pupil is able to achieve, striving to ensure that they all reach their maximum potential; celebrating difference and encouraging curiosity and creativity. Staff work collaboratively with families/carers and a range of other agencies in order to meet the pupils' needs and as a result, pupils make strong progress academically, emotionally and socially. Pupil achievement is hugely valued and celebrated in a manner that is meaningful and appropriate for each pupil.

If you are interested in becoming a part of the Danecourt community and working with us, telephone the school and make an appointment to come and meet some of the pupils and staff and to experience for yourself the quality of education given to all of our children and the unique atmosphere throughout our school.

Job Contact Information

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.