Secondary Specialist Teacher (Maternity Cover)

SGS The Pegasus School

Discover the benefits of joining SGS Academy Trust

Join South Gloucestershire and Stroud Academy Trust and be part of educating the workforce of the future, whilst receiving training and development to support your transition into an exciting new career.

We’re really keen to hear from enthusiastic, committed potential employees of the future. For our part, we will provide you with a rewarding career and the development and support you need to make this transition successful.

You will become part of the SGS family, which includes other schools within the Trust and SGS College.

Many valuable staff benefits. Including:

  • Free Parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Discounted shopping benefits
  • Excellent Pension Schemes: Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) for Corporate staff and Teachers Pension Scheme (TPS) for academic staff
  • Access to a wide variety of external health and wellbeing resources via SGS College’s occupational health portal.

What support is available to me?

You will be invited to attend our comprehensive induction programme and get up to date with all statutory and mandatory training. You will be entitled to a selection of training and development opportunities to support your professional and personal development.

SGS Pegasus School have an exciting opportunity for a Secondary Specialist Teacher covering maternity leave, potentially with a view to becoming permanent.

Post Number: SGSP07

Salary Range: SGSAT Main Teacher’s Payscale (Salary is dependent on level of qualification and experience)

Contract Type: Full-time and Fixed-term Maternity cover

Hours: 37 hours per week

SGS Pegasus School provides a genuinely innovative school for children and young people with autism, located in our state of the art school in Patchway, South Gloucestershire. We at SGS Pegasus look beyond autism in order to create and individual academic, social, emotional and physical learning experience to ensure each of our children realises their potential. We aim to develop the whole child by creating a bespoke learning experience that celebrates our talents and successes.

South Gloucestershire and Stroud College sponsor SGS Pegasus School as part of their Multi Academy Trust, and their size and range of expertise forms the basis of the support for schools within the Trust.

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SGS Pegasus School have an exciting opportunity for a Secondary Specialist Teacher covering
Maternity leave, potentially with a view to becoming permanent.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities
❖ Demonstrate good subject and curriculum knowledge
❖ Set high expectations which inspire, motivate and challenge students
❖ Plan and teach well structured lessons to promote good student progress and outcomes
❖ Actively contribute to the SGS Pegasus School Development Plan

Beneficial Skills & Qualifications
❖ Qualified Teacher Status
❖ Further qualifications related to SEN
❖ Experience of teaching pupils with autism within Secondary Education
❖ Knowledge, awareness, interest and passion for education of pupils with SEN

Why choose SGS Pegasus?

You will become part of the wider SGS family supporting you with your professional development, access to the Teachers Pension scheme, discounted shopping benefits, and access to a wide variety of external health and wellbeing resources.

If you are interested in this position please complete a SGSAT- Application Form and return to ensuring you quote the Post reference number.

Closing Date: Tuesday 7th July 2020

Expected Interview Date: TBC

The successful applicant will be required to obtain and maintain a satisfactory Disclosure Certificate, Enhanced with Children’s Barred list check, as a requirement of the job.

South Gloucestershire and Stroud Academy Trust welcomes applications from all sectors of the community and is an equal opportunities employer.


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Date Posted: 25/06/2020

Deadline for applications: 03/07/2020

Location: SGS Pegasus School, Hempton Lane, Patchway, South Gloucestershire

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