Class Teacher – EYFS / KS 1

(Main Pay Scale - A SEN (lower) allowance of £2270 per annum is payable on appointment. The full SEN allowance of £4479 per annum is payable following the acquisition of a post-graduate qualification in the field (supported by the school), the completion of two years in post at Dysart or significant SEN experience. £2873.00 TLR for Early Years with effect from September 2021)
Location: Dysart School, Surbiton, KT6 6HJ Hours: Full time (non-negotiable) Permanent, From Easter 2021 or sooner if possible

Closing Date: 07/01/2021


Job Description

Class teacher JD Dysart School 

Person Specification

Class teacher PS Dysart School

Further Information

The school is committed to a multi-disciplinary approach to meeting pupils’ needs, and promotes high quality professional development for all staff.

Dysart is a vibrant and Ofsted-rated outstanding school for pupils between the ages of 4-19 who have severe and complex learning disabilities, including Autistic Spectrum Conditions.  Our vision places our learners and their families at the heart of everything we do.  If you believe that pupils with SEN have an entitlement to engaging and exciting schooling, and that teachers have a critical role in enriching the lives of young people, then we want to hear from you.

Dysart School is part of Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust (OHC & AT) which is a family of specialist education providers. OHC & AT provides a stimulating yet safe learning environment enabling each pupil/student to achieve to their maximum potential whilst managing their specialist and complex physical, health and learning needs.

Application Guidance

It is imperative that you visit the school if you are interested in applying.

To apply please send your completed application form to recruitment-dysart@dysartschool.org

To discuss the post further, please email the Principal on ledser@dysartschool.org or the Acting Vice Principal on dtoogood@dysartschool.org or call the school.

Please note that CV applications will not be considered.

Closing date:     Thursday 7th January 2021

Interviews:    week commencing 25th January 2021

OHC&AT are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

You are rightly proud of your work around pupil wellbeing, and ensuring pupils are ready for learning.  This has enabled you to establish a calm and purposeful learning environment for pupils with considerable needs.

Ofsted 2018

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