Located in the heart of Portsmouth, The Flying Bull Academy is proud of its caring ethos, encouraging and supporting children to achieve their full potential.  The Academy is a positive and active place to work and we are looking to appoint a teacher for our Alternative Provision. The Alternative Provision is a base for children between the ages of 4 and 9 who have SEMH difficulties and other additional complex needs.

This is a really exciting opportunity as the sucessful candidate will be able to shape this new role.

The successful candidate will be a confident and competent classroom practitioner with high expectations of children´s achievement and behaviour. You will have experience and understanding of learners with complex SEMH needs and an understanding of positive behaviour for learning skills and approaches. You will have the skills to create a stimulating and purposeful learning environment, ensuring all learners are achieving their best. With a positive attitude, excellent interpersonal skills you will have a commitment to work as part of a team and contribute to the wider aspects of school life being committed to working in partnership with parents / carers, governors and the local community.

We can offer a hard working, fun and supportive team with a range of skills across the curriculum, willing to offer support and expertise to develop your own practice. Being a reflective school, we continually strive to innovate and improve practice and a commitment to quality professional development.

You will be part of the University of Chichester Academy Trust, bringing you added benefits and opportunities. You will find that each of our Academies has a unique identity, but a shared belief in creating a positive and enriching environment, where all staff feel valued.

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged and welcomed; please ring the school office to arrange an appointment (02392 694313). Completed application forms can be emailed to cnaughton@fbacademy.co.uk or post to the Flying Bull Academy, Buckland, Portsmouth, PO2 7BJ.