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Special Needs Teacher - Primary / Secondary - Maternity Cover - Maternity - Special Needs Position

Nexus Foundation Special School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-7051-449T
  • Posted:20/03/2023
  • Pay:MPS / UPS + SEN allowance
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:27/03/2023 at 08:00
  • Interviews:TBC


We have a number of Primary and Secondary SEN Class Teachers requiring Maternity Cover.

We are looking for an April start, however, would welcome earlier starts to support with handovers.


We are ideally looking for teachers with experience of working with pupils with additional needs, however, we would also welcome applications from all teachers including ECTs.


We are a positive, pro-active and professional school and require staff who are ambitious, creative and passionate to work with our wonderful pupils. 

Nexus invests in its pupils' and staff's experience and development, so welcome you to join our team to have a great day and exciting career.

Our staff receive a comprehensive induction programme for all staff where you will be assigned a buddy and a mentor. We have a very supportive leadership team. Culture is vital to us, it’s not only what we do but how we do it that matters to us, relationships across the whole school staff team are positive, inclusive and helpful.  



We would love to meet any interested applications, should you be interested in visiting us, please get in touch. 



If you have any queries please get in touch via: 01732 771384 or email: personnel@nexusschool.org.uk 


Please note

In line with KCSIE 2022 guidance, as part of the shortlisting process, Nexus reserves the right to conduct an online search on shortlisted candidates as part of our due diligence and to share any pertinent information found concerning a candidate’s suitability to work with children with the Headteacher.

Should we receive a high number of / suitable applicants, we reserve the right to close this vacancy early. We therefore recommend submitting any applications as soon as possible. 

Information about the school

Nexus : the school where excellence meets opportunity.

Nexus is an ambitious school for children and young people aged 2-19 with profound, severe and complex needs, many of whom have a diagnosis of autism.

With currently 270+ pupils on roll, we continue to expand our provision and pupil numbers providing wonderful opportunities for our teaching and learning with a wide range of staff development routes.

Nexus invests in employing the best staff and in training them to achieve. We strive to engage staff who are self-motivated, professional and ambitious.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Julie Green - Assistant School Business Manager
  • Address:Upper Haysden Lane, Tonbridge, Kent, TN11 8AA
  • Telephone: 01732 771384
  • Email: personnel@nexusschool.org.uk


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.