Step-down services for children and young adults

At Young Foundations, we specialise in residential step-down services, and specialist education, for children and young people with complex needs.

Humanities Teacher

Tamworth, Staffordshire

Part time
Part Time hours per week
£25,111 - £34,988 per annum

About Mortimer House School:

A SEMH School in Tamworth, part of the Young Foundations Group, are recruiting for Humanities Teacher. Our secondary school is searching for someone who is an enthusiastic, motivated Humanities Teacher.


The school offers a varied and stimulating curriculum, providing the best elements from mainstream education and utilizing best practice from special schools to ensure the pupils have plenty of chance to shine.  


About you:


You should be an inspirational and engaging Humanities teacher, committed to providing a therapeutic and child centred environment, and always encouraging pupils to reach their goals.


As the successful candidate you will need:


  • Affinity for children with SEMH needs
  • Ability to plan, teacher and assess Humanities, and ideally some other subjects committed to raising aspirations of children
  • Engage pupils to secure accredited certificates and qualifications 
  • To teach dynamic and engaging lessons across key stage 3,4 and 5
  • To be creative in planning and able to create an inclusive learning environment
  • An effective communicator with children, parents and colleagues
  • A team player, able to work collaboratively
  • Pastoral capabilities, including contributing to EHCPs
  • Adaptable and proactive, professional at all times
  • Committed to safeguarding children at all times.


ECTs and experienced teachers are welcome to apply.

Full or Part Time positions considered.


For an informal discussion on the role, please contact Rebecca Bhageerutty on 07469 539516


This is a truly exciting time to join Mortimer House and be part of a journey to excellence and take pride in knowing that every day you can make a real positive difference to young people's lives.


To apply, please submit an up to date CV with contact details included.

Closing date: 20th May 2022

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