Class Teacher

Posted on 2 June 2023
  • Salary £28000 - £43685 + 1 SEN Allowance
  • Contract Permanent
  • Closing Date This vacancy has closed


Hill Park School, Portslade

Job Summary

  • Job reference
  • Positions available
  • Working hours
    Full Time Teacher Hours - 32.4 per week
  • Closing date
    This vacancy has closed
  • Job category
    Teaching & Leadership
  • Organisation
    Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Directorate
    BHCC: External

Job introduction

Paid weeks per year: 52

Applications for part-time hours also welcomed.

Start date: 1st September 2023

Hill Park is a specialist school for pupils aged 4 - 16 years with moderate (MLD), severe (SLD) or profound and multiple learning difficulties (PMLD). Some pupils also have a diagnosis of autistic spectrum condition (ASC), complex medical needs or physical disabilities, attachment disorders and emotional needs.

We are a warm, friendly and welcoming school with a supportive and caring staff, who work closely as a team.  

About the role

Our school would be a great place for you to work if you:

  • are reflective, flexible and resilient and enjoy working on your practice
  • are interested in individualised learning with a holistic perspective that encompasses physical, sensory and behaviour development as well as curriculum learning
  • have SEND and/or specialist school experience
  • enjoy working with a team of professionals
  • support close working with families and creating trusting and warm relationships with them

We are a warm, friendly and welcoming school with a supportive and caring staff, who work closely as a team. To support staff living in the City we are members of the Rental Deposit Loan Scheme run by Brighton & Hove City Council and further details of this are available upon request.

Visits to the school are encouraged, please contact the Head of Secondary site Clare Langhorne to arrange.

We take safeguarding and child protection seriously and all posts at Hill Park are subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Certificate. 

Closing date: 9am, Friday 16th June 

Interview date: Friday 23rd June 

How to apply: Please return the completed application form by email

Telephone: 01273 422855


Additional information

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.


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