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Class Teacher – Sixth Form

Nethergate Academy
Location: Nottinghamshire | Job type: Permanent | Salary: MPS/UPR plus a SEN allowance

We are looking for a Class Teacher to support our Sixth Form with a firm but nurturing approach, a relentless focus on pupil progress and high expectations of pupil learning and behaviour.

Class Teacher – Sixth Form

Ref: 17-18/NTA/008

MPS/UPR plus a SEN allowance

Required from September 2018

Closing date: 22 April 2018 at midnight

Interviews: w/c 30 April 2018

The Role:

The successful Sixth Form Teacher will be responsible for supporting our young people in making a successful transition from adolescence into adulthood and ensure readiness for independent living, further education and/or supported employment.

You will be required to provide an engaging curriculum that further enables personalised learning opportunities and allows our young people to both consolidate and broaden their skills as well as encouraging pupils to becoming active members of their communities, who participate and make a positive contribution.

About You:

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic teacher with a passion for teaching children with SEND. No additional qualifications in SEND are required, but some experience in teaching children with SEND whether in a special or a mainstream setting would be desirable.

You will have an understanding of a range of enterprise and enrichment opportunities and be able to firmly establish community links and relationships. You will be committed, hardworking and enthusiastic with the knowledge, skills and understanding required to support challenging pupils to achieve their full potential.

About Us:

Nethergate Academy is a special academy in the City of Nottingham for 112 pupils with moderate and complex learning difficulties. The age range is from 5-19 years with a range of ability extending from P6 – L6. Many pupils have autism and some have SEMH needs.

In Return:

You can be assured that you will be joining a successful Multi Academy Trust that has a great track record in helping children to succeed no matter what their background. The Trust is dedicated to valuing and developing the workforce whether that be through ensuring a fair workload or offering access to bespoke CPD from the Learning Alliance to enhance professional growth.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.


The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

TO APPLY please email a completed application form to stating the job reference in your email.



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