Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies


Job vacancy title Science Teacher
Salary range* Teachers MPS + SEN Allowance starting at £2,085p.a.
Hours 32.5 hours per week
 Commencement date ASAP, flexible dependant on Candidate, or September 2017
Closing date Monday 20th February 2017
 Interview date Thursday 9th March 2017
Key aspects of the Role

  • Setting high standards of personal behaviour and professional conduct by example   and encouragement, therefore raising expectations in staff and students, driving up levels of    achievement and equipping students for lifelong learning.
  • Taking responsibility for the educational organisation/operation of the relevant subject area (including keeping abreast of developments within the appropriate field).
  • Undertaking teaching duties under the guidance of the Deputy Head and or the Assistant Head teachers. (This includes preparation, presentation, and monitoring and feedback.)
  • Keeping relevant and appropriate records of children’s educational programmes and achievement.
  • Assisting in the preparation of all necessary reports and documents concerning the monitoring of children’s progress and the work of the Academy.
  • Maintain an overview of assessment in the subject and ensure that assessments inform teaching.
  • Ensuring that all Standard Procedures and statutory obligations concerning Health and Safety and the interests of the School and of the general public, are satisfied.
  • Assisting in the establishment and maintenance of strong and positive links with parents and with members of the local community.
  • Participating in induction, training, supervision and appraisal processes.
  • Contributing to the creation of an environment conducive to a happy and healthy life for the children placed at the Academy.
  • Undertaking any other duties appropriate to the post, which the Head, or his duly authorised Deputy, shall direct.

Qualification, Experience & Skills

  • Qualified Teacher status
  • SEN experience

What we can offer you:-

  • Science technician 4 days a week
  • Well equipped Science Lab for all lessons
  • Small Classes
  • Teacher laptop & IPad
  • Employee assistance plan
  • Comprehensive NQT induction & CPD (if applicable)
  • Potential leadership development programme (if applicable)

Visits to the Academy are very welcome or if you have any questions please contact;

Job vacancy title
SEND Primary/Mid Years Teacher (NQTs welcome) x 2
Salary range* Teachers MPS + SEN Allowance starting at £2,085p.a.
Hours 32.5 hours per week
 Commencement date ASAP, flexible dependant on Candidate, or September 2017
Closing date 10th March 2017
 Interview date w/c 20th March 2017

Are you an enthusiastic, dynamic, conscientious team player? If yes, Springfields is the place for you!

We are looking for TWO (SEND) teachers who have:

  • A positive ‘can-do’ attitude
  • Resilience
  • A creative and flexible approach to teaching that builds success through challenge,       personalisation and innovation
  • The confidence and skills to build positive relationships that help to break down barriers, build self-esteem and challenge disaffection.
  • A commitment to enable all our pupils to overcome their challenges and achieve their potential both socially and academically.

We are looking for dynamic, passionate and enthusiastic practitioners, who are willing to learn and consistently achieve the highest standards for themselves and their students. You will be able to see the potential of our unique learners and adapt your teaching and learning to allow them to flourish in a calm and nurturing environment.

You will be joining a small, dedicated and enthusiastic teaching team dedicated to making a difference to our learners’ outcomes. You will find this role challenging, stimulating and rewarding.

You will be responsible for delivering a wide, engaging curriculum to either KS2 or 3 students. A good knowledge of working with SEND and ASC is beneficial but not essential. The ability to be flexible and think outside the box will be key to ensure engagement and progress for our learners. You will receive excellent In School Training throughout the year.

NQTs are warmly welcome to apply. Visits to the academy are encouraged.

Job vacancy title
Pupil Support Worker SCH1054

2 x Fixed term until 31/8/17, 1 x Permanent

Salary range*
Grade F (£18,560 – £20,456 per annum, pro rata for term time only.

(Actual Salary – £12,560.00p.a. – £13,840.00p.a.)

Hours 29.5 hours per week
 Commencement date ASAP,
Closing date 10th March 2017
 Interview date w/c 20th March 2017

We are looking to recruit a vibrant, energetic people to assist with pupils, who have complex educational needs, in all aspects of their learning.

Key aspects of the Role:-

  • To establish productive working relationships with pupils, acting as a role model and setting high expectations;
  • To encourage pupils to interact positively and work co-operatively;
  • To provide feedback to pupils in relation to progress and achievement;
  • To promote independence and employ strategies to recognise and reward development of self reliance;
  • To challenge and motivate pupils, promote and reinforce self-esteem
  • To supervise individual pupils and groups of pupils
  • To develop an understanding of and provide for pupils’ specific personal needs to ensure a safe learning environment. (This may need to be under the direction of Health Service professionals)
  • To support the management of pupil behaviour, including promotion of inclusion of pupils with special needs
  • To support the development and maintenance of resources, an effective physical learning environment, and records.

Qualification, Experience & Skills:

  • to be empathetic and a good listener,
  • to be encouraging and motivating,
  • to enjoy mentoring young people, and
  • to have a non-judgmental approach.
  • A commitment to undertake relevant training.
  • Epilepsy training

The Springfields Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed.

For application forms and job description please email