Class Teachers - Various Locations

Teachers: Mainscale + SEN, Permanent for Summer Term 2021 and/or September 2021

Full time roles available

£25,714 - £36,961

Due to the expansion of our schools, Solent Academies Trust is looking to recruit inspiring teachers who have a genuine interest in teaching pupils with special educational needs.  Teachers who are creative, flexible, energetic and keen to join a strong and supportive team are encouraged to apply.  We will provide high quality coaching, support and professional development.  You will have the opportunity to share your talents and make a real difference to the lives of pupils with social, emotional, mental health or severe and complex learning needs who face significant challenges in their learning and development.

We are a special schools academy trust and we are delighted that three of our schools, Mary Rose, Cliffdale and Redwood Park are judged Ofsted outstanding with our fourth school, Littlegreen in West Sussex on a fast track journey to excellence, having joined us as a sponsored academy in January 2019.

Posts available include:

Class teachers for a September start:

  • Mary Rose Academy, a school for pupils with highly complex needs, age 2-19yrs.
  • Cliffdale Primary Academy, a school for pupils with complex needs including a high percentage of pupils with autism, age 2-11yrs.
  • Redwood Park Academy, a school for pupils with complex needs including a growing number who have autism, age 11-16 yrs.
  • Littlegreen Academy, a school for boys with social, emotional and mental health needs, age 7-16yrs (primary)

Specialist teachers:

  • Mary Rose Academy

Full time Design Technology teacher who can also teach some core subjects (English/maths) – needed for a September start

  • Littlegreen Academy

Home Economics teacher who can also teach some core subjects – needed for an immediate start

These significant and important posts need teachers who care passionately about the education and wellbeing of pupils with special educational needs and their families.  We are seeking mainscale teachers looking to progress in their career and some of these roles would be suitable for an NQT.

Please complete a Solent Academies Trust teaching application form accompanied by a letter of application.  In your letter, please describe the contribution you feel you can make to the achievement of pupils in the school.  Visits to the school are welcome and in the meantime, if you have any questions at all, please email

An application pack can be downloaded below.

Please note we will only accept applications completed on our Solent Academies Trust application form.

Solent Academies Trust welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion. Only applications submitted on the academy’s application form will be accepted Solent Academies are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.