Thank you for your interest in joining our staff team here at The Blue Coat School. This is where you can find out information about our current vacancies.

Current vacancies:

Class Teacher: Special Educational Needs Coordinator (Closing date: Thursday 18 May at 12 noon)

Candidate Recruitment Information

Completed application forms are to be sent to Mrs Shirley Heath, Personnel Officer



The successful candidate will have a central role in leading the learning support team to ensure that students with special educational needs and disabilities within the school receive the support they need.

The appointed person will also have a small teaching commitment within their area of expertise.

Through strong leadership you will secure the commitment of others to the vision, ethos, direction and policies of the school and promote high levels of achievement.

You can expect investment in your professional development as well as a benefits package that includes access to the teachers’ pension scheme.

If you are an exceptional teacher with the ambition to support our students we look forward to hearing from you.

Start date: 1 September 2017

Salary: School Teachers Pay and Conditions plus SEN Allowance

Closing date: Thursday 18 May 2017 at 12noon

Interview date: Tuesday 23 May 2017

The successful candidate will be offered a standard Blue Coat contract of employment which includes a six-month probationary period.

This post is subject to satisfactory references and proof of eligibility to work in the UK being received and a satisfactory enhanced disclosure being obtained from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The Blue Coat School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Application Pack:


Job Description and Person Specification

Application Form