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Unqualified Teacher - Special Needs - Fixed Term - Special Needs Position

Nexus Foundation Special School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-7051-451T
  • Posted:21/03/2023
  • Pay:£19,340 - £30,172 depending on experience
  • Start Date:May 2023
  • App Close Date:27/03/2023 at 09:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Unqualified Teacher - Special Needs

We are looking for an individual to successfully work as part of our team teaching students a variety of subjects and supporting them with their personal and social development. 

Due to the nature of the role the successful candidate will need to exhibit an understanding of SEN and have experience working in class, ideally with SEN pupils. Previous teaching experience is not essential, however, the role does require team and pupil leadership, planning and behaviour support. Unqualified Teacher applicants must be comitted to becoming a qualified teacher.

This role is fixed term.


We welcome diverse thinkers and candidates with specialisms, e.g. Science or Cookery, that can share their knowledge and skills. Our staff are positive and pro-active with flexibility to work with different teams. 


All of our learners have EHCP’s and as a school we are proud to promote the development of life skills and social development as equal to academic achievement. Nexus School works towards preparing our pupils for life outside of school and adulthood. 


As well as working in an incredibly rewarding environment our benefits include active wellbeing social events and onsite parking. There are excellent opportunities for career development and training from internal and external experts. 


For more information or to arrange an informal visit please email personnel@nexusschool.org.uk 


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 280+ 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:Karen Collard - Personnel
  • Address:Upper Haysden Lane, Tonbridge, Kent, TN11 8AA
  • Telephone: 01732 771384
  • Email: personnel@nexusschool.org.uk


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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 Education.