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Teacher, Danecourt School, Gillingham Kent - Full-time - Special Needs Position

Barnsole Primary Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F45-47-T
  • Posted:09/09/2019
  • Pay:Main/Upper pay scale plus SEN allowance
  • Start Date:28th October 2019
  • App Close Date:30/09/2019 at 09:00
  • Interviews:Monday 7th October

Schools this job is for


Danecourt is a special school catering for primary aged children who have special educational needs. The school caters for children with a wide breadth of need including complex learning difficulties, autism and social emotional mental health needs.

At Danecourt, our mission is to provide all pupils with a “stimulating learning environment where every individual is valued, respected, safe and successful”. All pupils receive a personalised curriculum tailored to meet their specific needs.

Are you a passionate primary or SEN teacher with the ability to make an immediate contribution to the way that pupils learn and engage?

If this sounds like you then look no further! We are seeking to appoint an experienced teacher with drive and enthusiasm to join our team of dynamic and professional practitioners who strive for greatness and enhance performance.

As a Teacher, you will:

Act as a role model and inspire pupils and colleagues alike in continuing to strive for outstanding teaching and learning.

  • Share the school’s commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.
  • Effectively plan lessons and sequences of lessons to meet pupils’ individual learning needs, assessing children’s strengths and determine their next steps in learning

To be successful in this role you will:

Be a suitably qualified teacher with experience of leading a subject area and have engaged in recent professional development Have excellent teaching skills and the ability to differentiate curriculum provision

  • Have knowledge and experience of teaching pupils with differentiating curriculum provision to meet individual needs.
  • Possess excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to empathise with children and parents from a variety of social backgrounds.

Further Information

Application forms are available from our website. On completion of your application, please email to hr@barnsoleprimarytrust.org. We welcome visits to the school, so please contact Laura Belcher on 01634 232589 to arrange your visit. Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to close the vacancy early if a suitable candidate is found.

For further details about our School/Trust, please visit:



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.

Information about the trust

Barnsole Primary Trust is driven by a moral purpose, determined to see a high performing and successful Multi-Academy Trust that delivers the very best educational experience for all pupils in the Early Years and Primary Phases.

The Trust believes that every child has the right to access a good or outstanding school. This means a commitment to working collaboratively and effectively using everyone’s strengths to meet a common aim. We are proud of the teaching and leadership capacity that is being built across Barnsole Primary Trust; as a result of this strength, the Trust is now poised to move forward into a period of significant growth. Barnsole Primary Trust is a cost-effective organisation that has a clear business model delivering the efficiency, effectiveness and challenge required to ensure that school improvement is at the forefront of everything we do. There is a relentless drive for continued improvement in teaching, learning, leadership and governance, to achieve the best personal and educational outcomes for every pupil.

Our partnerships reach beyond the Multi-Academy Trust. We are an outward looking organisation seeking to learn from others and sharing our own good practice and expertise. We very much welcome enquiries with regard to any of our schools and services, along with suggestions for partnership working.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Amanda Pearce
  • Address:Barnsole Primary Trust,
    C/O Bligh Primary School,
    Bligh Way,
    ME2 2XJ
  • Telephone: 01634 336275
  • Email: hr@barnsoleprimarytrust.org



Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.