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Special Needs Early Years Teacher - Full-time

St Nicholas' School, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-7063-155T
  • Posted:22/03/2024
  • Pay:MPS/UPS Depending on experience
  • Start Date:September 2024
  • App Close Date:24/04/2024 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBA


We are looking to appoint a Early Years Teacher for SEN and Disability (SEND) to join an enthusiastic, dedicated team supporting high quality teaching and learning for children and young people in our special school for children and young people with profound, severe and complex Learning Needs. 

The successful candidate will have QTS or be part of the ECT Framework, have exemplary classroom skills and have, or be willing to undertake additional qualifications and training. As a special needs teacher you will provide high quality teaching within a classroom setting with a varying range of needs. You will deliver a full and challenging curriculum, differentiated for the learners. You will be able to demonstrate evidence of recent continuous professional development and how this may be applied within this specialist area.

The successful applicant will have strong interpersonal and communication skills and be able to demonstrate successful sustained experience of working collaboratively with parents/carers, teaching and non-teaching staff including members of the Management teams as well as other professionals through integrated working.  The successful applicant must be able to work as part of a team and be able to work independently.

Information about the school

St Nicholas School is a highly respected special school in Canterbury supporting 360 pupils in 8 settings across the city. We offer six different personalised learning pathways to meet the need of a diverse range of pupils aged 3 -19 with profound, severe and complex needs.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Richard Dalton
  • Address:Holm Oak Close, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 3JJ
  • Telephone: (01227) 464316
  • Email: recruitment@stns.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.