EYFS/Primary Class Teacher

September 2018 or earlier if possible

Full time permanent post

St Giles is a forward thinking and innovative all age special school for children with physical disabilities, complex medical needs and a wide range of learning difficulties, profound, severe and moderate.

We are looking for a highly motivated, creative and enthusiastic teacher to join our dynamic Early Years team. This is for a class of 8 pupils from R to Y2 with severe and moderate learning difficulties and additional complex physical and medical needs. You will be supported by a team of experienced teaching assistants to deliver highly personalised teaching and learning, therapy programmes and personal care.

You will

  • Be an outstanding and creative practitioner
  • Have experience of complex needs and/or early primary
  • Be able to work as a member of a large inter-disciplinary team alongside medical and therapy staff

We will

  • Support you to develop your practice with complex learners
  • Provide a fantastic place to work, with great colleagues and amazing children
  • Give you opportunities to develop your special interests


For further information or to arrange a visit, please contact Diane Robertson in the school office on 0208 680 2141

Closing Date:  Friday 20th April at Midday

Interviews:      Wednesday 25th April

St Giles School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

Please note this post will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

We value diversity in our workforce and positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Class Teacher Person Specification

Class Teacher Job Description

Headteacher Letter March 2018

Teachers Application Form

St Giles School – Local Offer 2017-2018


Midday Supervisory Assistant

Start Date: ASAP

Part-time:  hours will be 7½ hours per week (over 5 days) 12:10pm to 1.40pm

(Additional hours may be available in the future)

Salary: SCP 11-13  – £3310.78 per annum

We are looking to appoint a midday supervisory assistant, to join our hard working and supportive staff at St Giles School. We are a school for pupils with complex medical needs, physical disabilities and learning difficulties and include pupils and students in Early Years, Primary, Secondary and Post 16. We are a happy and successful learning environment where we value creativity and celebrate everyone’s efforts to participate and contribute to the best of their ability.

Our midday supervisory assistants work alongside our class staff: during the lunch period where their duties include feeding, personal care and engaging with pupils with a range of learning difficulties including some with very complex needs.

The ideal candidate will be a positive individual who is calm and caring and willing to learn new skills. If you have good people skills, plenty of enthusiasm, and energy and enjoy working in a friendly environment, we would be pleased to hear from you.

Experience in working with pupils with special educational needs would be beneficial but not essential for the right applicant.

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. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure & Barring Service.

To apply for this job, please download and print the following application form together with the person specification and job description or e-mail or phone Ms Diane Robertson for an application pack and further information.

Closing date for applications:   Please contact school office for more details Tel: 0208 680 2141

Non-Teaching Application Form

MSA Person Spec

MSA job description

Tel: 0208 680 2141