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Bishopswood school

Bishopswood School

A small successful special school for pupils 2–16 years with severe or profound learning difficulties, ASD and complex learning difficulties. The school is on a split site and has an inclusive ethos. It is situated close to Reading.

Class Teacher

required for maternity cover for a PMLD class from January 2018.

We are looking for a caring, enthusiastic and energetic individual and are keen to hear from teachers in Early Years, Primary or Secondary mainstream who are looking to move into special educational needs, as well as those currently working in special schools. We will consider applications for job share.

Salary: TMS/UPS, dependent upon experience, plus 1 SEN point (£2,085).

To find out more, please contact the school for an information pack. Tel: 0118 972 4311 or email:
School address is Grove Road, Sonning Common, RG4 9RH.

Deadline for applications: Tuesday 3rd October
Interviews to be held: Monday 9th October

Oxfordshire County Council is an equal opportunities employer. The school is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers share this commitment


Sonning commonSonning Common Primary School

Grove Road, Sonning Common, Reading, Berkshire RG4 9RJ
Tel: 0118 9722105 • Fax: 0118 9721019
Head Teacher: Mr C Hirst


At Sonning Common Primary School we find teaching fun and you will too!

Come and experience life as a


in our large, vibrant village primary (NOR 394).

We are looking for a teacher to join our successful team. The position could suit an NQT or a more experienced teacher as we simply want to appoint the right person to fit in with us and our values. This position is maternity cover but with a strong possibility of a permanent contract. (MPS 1–6).

We can offer a flexible start date between 10th October and 1st January.

We enjoy working here because our school gives us:

  • 2 form entry so we always have a teaching partner to share ideas with
  • Weekly PPA time with a teacher in the same year group
  • An up-to-date ICT suite, plus sets of laptops for most year groups and iPad minis for teachers.
  • Great facilities for sport including a huge field, an all-weather court, Forest School and our own swimming pool
  • An annual chance to change year groups and key-stage so that we don’t get stuck in a rut

What we want in a new colleague:

  • Someone who really loves working as part of a team
  • Someone who shares and lives by our values: Respect, Truth, Kindness, Doing-your-best and Politeness
  • A high level of ICT competence
  • A willingness to refill the biscuit barrel occasionally!

Application packs available from the school office. Visits to the school welcome and encouraged prior to application or interview.

Closing date for applications is Monday 2nd October
Interviews will be on Monday 9th October

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS will be sought from the successful candidate.
Space to learn, grow and be inspired.