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Teacher for the Speech and Language Centre (EYFS, KS1)
  • Employer: Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/490/12554
  • Published: Fri 26/02/2021, 0:00 AM
  • Closing on: Wed 24/03/2021, 0:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: Full Time Teachers Hours
  • Salary: £25,714 - £41,604 + SEN1 allowance
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: BN1 8LU

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Teacher for the Speech and Language Centre (EYFS, KS1)

Job introduction

Carden is a two form entry primary school with a nursery. The school is very inclusive and has a strong, caring ethos. At Carden we have two specialist provisions for children with Speech, Language and Communication needs: Reception/Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2. These provide intensive specialist teaching and therapy for 22 children in total from across Brighton and Hove. 

Paid weeks per year: 52

Start date: 2nd September 2021



About the role

We are looking to appoint a class teacher to teach in our Key Stage 1 Speech and Language Centre .

The successful candidate will be passionate about working with children with SLCN , will work effectively with colleagues in health, education and social care as well as in partnership with parents and other agencies and will be committed to promoting inclusion. They will demonstrate a sound knowledge of child and language development, have had recent experience of working with children with SLCN and ideally have taught in a mainstream setting. They will have had experience in using Makaton and a working knowledge of Cued Articulation would also be beneficial. We can offer

  • A fantastic group of children who love to learn
  • A great team of leaders
  • A respectful and kind working environment with colleagues who are passionate and driven
  • Comprehensive, ongoing staff training and development

Closing date: Midday, Wednesday 24th March 

Interview date: Wednesday 31st March 

Completed application forms accepted by email/post direct to the school address:

County Oak Avenue, Brighton, BN1 8LU, email:

Visits to school are warmly welcomed. Please ring to make an appointment. We really look forward to hearing from you.

School Office: (01273) 293677


Additional information

Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.

Work Permits: We may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) Points-based Immigration System. Please see for more information on the Skilled Worker Visa.


Company information

Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.

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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.

Brighton & Hove Schools do not accept CV or resume.