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Please note that in all cases written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers BEFORE the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise


Thomas Bewick School, Linhope Road, West Denton, Newcastle upon Tyne NE5 2LW.


MPS/UPS £23,720 - £39,406 per annum, plus SEN allowance, depending on relevant teaching experience

This is a Foundation School which is part of a Trust; the employer will be the Governing Body of the School.

Thomas Bewick School (A school for pupils with autism)
Linhope Road
West Denton
Newcastle upon Tyne

Required as soon as possible teachers with experience and/or interest in teaching pupils with autism and associated difficulties.
We value high standards of achievement for all of our pupils and we are looking to appoint excellent teachers who will make a positive contribution to the education of our fantastic pupils. All pupils have significant learning difficulties and complex needs. The range of abilities ranges from P Levels to lower National Curriculum levels.
All teachers have subject co-ordinator responsibilities; please state your particular curriculum strengths in your application.

Thomas Bewick is a successful specialist school for pupils with autism aged between three and nineteen years. Ofsted reported the school as being ‘good’ in April 2016. Thomas Bewick is a Foundation Trust school and forms part of the Newcastle Special Schools Trust (known as The Compass Trust).

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure and a range of other recruitment checks. Please note that in all cases written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers before the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise.

All applicants must hold appropriate teaching qualifications.

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 8 January 2019.
Candidates are strongly advised to make an appointment to visit our school - available dates and times can be found on our school website:

Download the application details/pack from: and follow the links to our vacancies page. Completed application forms MUST be posted or hand delivered to Thomas Bewick School for the attention of Mrs J McCreery, School Business Manager, address shown above.

Please note: email submissions of the application form and submissions via recruitment agencies will not be accepted or considered in the short listing process and only completed application forms will be considered.

Closing Date: Thursday 6 December 2018


  06 Dec 2018