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This Vacancy has closed.

Qualified Teacher of the Deaf (Lead)

  • Employer: Selwyn Primary School
  • Reference: Pri/22/199600
  • Published: Fri 10/06/2022, 12:04 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 24/06/2022, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 32.5 hours per week
  • Salary: Inner London Main Pay Scale (Teachers pay and conditions) + 1 SEN Point
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Selwyn Primary School, Newham

Job starts: As soon as possible


We have a fantastic opportunity for a Qualified Teacher of the Deaf to join our school due to the relocation of our current QTOD. If you are highly motivated and dedicated to making a difference to the lives of the children in our Resource provision and the school as a whole, then you are exactly what we are looking for!

Selwyn is an outstanding Primary School in Plaistow, East London, filled with happy children who are eager to learn. We are the resourced provision for deaf children in Newham and provide a Total Communication approach to support our children within mainstream classrooms and small additionality groups.

We are looking for a qualified TOD, who has outstanding classroom practice and is ready to play a key role within our provision. You must have a passion for teaching and learning and be committed to ensuring that our deaf children develop effective communication skills and achieve good academic outcomes.

We welcome applications from applicants who:
● Hold the mandatory teacher of the deaf qualification
● Hold at least L2 BSL
● Has evidence of being an exemplary practitioner and is able to demonstrate this practice to others
● Can support colleagues to develop their own practice
● Demonstrates high expectations of pupil outcomes
● Has excellent organisational skills and is able to prioritise workload
● Demonstrates a strong work ethic and the ability to work collaboratively with pupils, colleagues, parents and governors
● Has the ability to create a stimulating and inclusive learning environment where all pupils make good and better progress
● Has a commitment to their own professional development

We can offer you:
●  Quality first professional development
●  Curious children, who love learning
●  A supportive, forward thinking, and dedicated team of colleagues
●  An energetic and sociable team

Visits to the school are essential.

To arrange a visit, please contact the school office on 02084716173 to speak to: Head teacher: Helen Mawer
Or a member of the leadership team: Claire Stewart, Elaine Pyke, Mike Boxall

Further information about our school can be found on our website 

Closing Date: 24.06.22
Short-Listing: 24.06.22
Interviews: w/c 27.06.22.22

Selwyn Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all our staff to share this commitment. All staff are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check as well as qualifications and reference checks. A disqualification declaration questionnaire maybe required for this post.

  • Employer: Selwyn Primary School
  • Reference: Pri/22/199600
  • Published: Fri 10/06/2022, 12:04 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 24/06/2022, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 32.5 hours per week
  • Salary: Inner London Main Pay Scale (Teachers pay and conditions) + 1 SEN Point
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Selwyn Primary School, Newham

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