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Class Teacher (Key Stage 1/2)

Post:            Class Teacher (Key Stage 1/2)
Hours:          0.4 (2 days)
Contract:      Permanent 
Start date:    September 2021 
Salary:         MPS/UPS + SEN 1

We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated class teacher to join our innovative and exciting bilingual school starting as early as possible in the Summer Term.  


We would welcome applications from teachers with mainstream experience and qualified Teachers of the Deaf or Newly Qualified Teachers who have the following:
•    Excellent teaching & class management skills
•    Positive view of deaf children 
•    Good sign language skills (minimum BSL Level 3)
•    Experience of curriculum management
•    Secure knowledge of safeguarding procedures


We are committed to developing our sign bilingual practice and have high expectations of both pupils and staff. We employ deaf and hearing people in partnership to raise the achievement and outcomes of Deaf children.


We are committed to safeguarding children and any appointment is subject to satisfactory checks and references. The position will require an Enhanced DBS check including barred list check. The post is exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (as amended in 2013 & 2020). This means that applicants are not required to disclose details of any youth cautions or ‘protected’ criminal convictions, adult cautions or bind-overs they may have incurred.


The School’s safeguarding policy is included with the application pack and we ask you to read this before applying for the post.

We provide the following support and training:

  • Strong induction & professional development programme including leadership & management skills
  • British Sign Language training 
  • Administrative support 
  • Whole school staff development and training 

If you have any queries, please contact the school or email the Headteacher, Dani Sive, at 


Please read the Person Specification and Job Description carefully as well as looking through our website as there is a great deal of useful information available to you before you apply.  CVs and late applications cannot be accepted.


Please email your completed application form to our Business Manager, Angela Scheffer, at


Closing date:  Wednesday 12th May 2021 
Short listing:   Friday 14th May 2021
Interviews:     Tuesday 18th May 2021

The job description, person specification and application form can be downloaded below.