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Are you ready for your next challenge? Can you teach and deliver creatively? Are you passionate about making a real difference to pupils with SEND? Take a leap and become part of #teamabbey

Abbey School is a school for children and young people with SEND. We are a special school based in Kimberworth with a Post 16 provision and a satellite provision at Horizon Community College in Barnsley.

We currently have 211 pupils aged between 5 to 19 years old. The school has a strong ethos on inspiring youngsters to learn, believing that they are able to overcome any barriers and achieving their absolute full potential.

We have an immersive approach to our curriculum that is thematic throughout the school. Our classrooms are immersive and this allows pupils to work both independently and in collaboration together. We offer a fantastic CPD programme for all staff at all levels. We would strongly advise you to look on our website and twitter pages to see some of our fantastic work.


Do you have:

Experience of supporting children with special educational needs and challenging behaviour

The skills to place pupil learning at the centre of all your practice.

The ability to make sound judgements on attainment & progress of students, assess and celebrate in their success.

Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to enthuse and motivate others

Experience of delivering a diverse package of learning & pastoral support to pupils.

Ability to set appropriate and challenging targets for yourself and others

Ability to make and take decisions both individually and as part of a team.

Ability to contribute to and share quality practice with other TA’s, teachers and the team.

Commitment to partnership between staff, parents and students

Grade C or above in both English & Maths GCSE or equivalent

 

 

About the Trust

Nexus Multi Academy Trust is an award-winning Trust, founded in 2016 with a large network of academies across South Yorkshire. The vision for Nexus is that we are constantly “Learning together, to be the best we can be.” This vision drives our commitment to making our Trust a great place to be, work, and learn.

We are forward thinking and innovative with collaboration, enrichment and improvement enshrined within our day to day practice. Please see a copy of our most recent prospectus on our website Nexus Multi Academy Trust | Special Schools Across Yorkshire (nexusmat.org)


What you can expect 

An exciting opportunity to join a well established school with strong partnerships to the academy schools’ network and other local schools and organisations

A high priority to your own learning, including access to tailored CPD and coaching

Leading employment benefits including access to pension scheme and employee assistance programmes

Opportunities to grow your career and for professional development as we encourage collaboration between our academies

An opportunity to join a team of dedicated and hard-working professionals who put our pupils at the centre of everything they do and are constantly striving to improve their knowledge, skills and practice


How to Apply 

To apply, please complete an application form which can be downloaded from the Nexus Trust website.


Completed application forms are to be returned via email or post to Abbey School on abbeyschool@nexusmat.org or postal address: C/O Abbey School, Little Common Lane, Kimberworth, Rotherham, S61 2RA.


All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.


We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response.

 

Nexus Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

 

Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.


This post involves working with children and therefore if successful you will be required to apply for a disclosure of criminal records check at an enhanced level and a barred list check. Further information about the Disclosure and Barring Service and can be found at www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check.


We are an equal opportunities employer committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce

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Career salary

Band D £16,585 to £17,293 actual salary

Working hours

Part-time 36 hours per week term time only for all jobs

Career location

Rotherham, South Yorkshire

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