English Teacher

Salary will be dependent upon experience

Grateley House School, Grateley, Andover, Hampshire SP11 8TA

The Cambian Group, the UK’s largest provider of specialist services in education, mental health rehabilitation and learning disabilities, is looking for an enthusiastic, committed, qualified teacher for Key Stage 3, 4 including GSCE English.

We offer excellent training and career progression opportunities as well as a variety of staff benefits. 

Grateley House School

We are an Independent Special Secondary School based just outside Andover, Hampshire.

Grateley House School is a successful, ‘good’ rated, 38-week residential special school for young people (age11-19) with a diagnosis of Autistic Spectrum Conditions; typically, high functioning and/or associated disorders. We also have a house in Salisbury for our Post 16 students.

The school is currently made up of 25 students and is set to grow over the next three years, we offer a curriculum to students in Key Stage 3, 4 and 5. The school follows the National Curriculum and we support students to gain outcomes equivalent to mainstream.

Job Role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a well-motivated and talented teacher to join ours chool.

We offer an extensive curriculum to our students and currently require an enthusiastic and committed teacher. You will take the lead for English and Literacy across the whole school.

You will have a flexible, creative and practical approach to learning and be responsible for developing individualised / small group programs. Class sizes are no more than 7 students, with dedicated TA support and you will be working as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

Successful candidates will be a part of a supportive team who work across Education, Care and Therapeutic services supporting each other's practice to develop specialist services to those with additional and complex care needs including: Autism and associated difficulties. This is a unique and rewarding opportunity to work alongside well trained, qualified professionals across our multidisciplinary team.

Candidate Profile

A good knowledge of the EnglishH National Curriculum, experience teaching up to GCSE level is essential. An understanding of the Autistic Spectrum Condition and/or experience of working with children/young people with additional needs is an advantage.

The ability, confidence and willingness to work proactively alongside other experienced colleagues to develop and lead Literacy through the school

 Applicants must hold QTS or Equivalent – we are looking for a qualified experienced Teacher.

Cambian is committed to safeguarding and protecting the young people and service users within our care. All candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and reference checks. Cambian is an equal opportunities employer.

Grateley House School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects the same from its employees. All new staff will be subject to enhanced DBS clearance, identity checks, qualification checks and employment checks to include an exploration of any gaps within employment, two satisfactory references and registration with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Cambian will also conduct online searches of shortlisted candidates. This check will be part of a safeguarding check, and the search will purely be based on whether an individual is suitable to work with children. As care must be taken to avoid unconscious bias and any risk of discrimination, a person who will not be on the appointment panel will conduct the search and will only share information if and when findings are relevant and of concern.

The school is easily commutable from Andover, Basingstoke, Southampton, Salisbury, Winchester and surrounding areas.

If you wish to speak with someone regarding this vacancy please call George Fox on 01264 889751. 

To find out more about us at Cambian visit www.cambiangroup.com


Location: Andover, SP11 8TA

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