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Opportunities at Abbot's Way School

Job Vacancies


KS2 and KS3 teachers  - various subjects

SENCo (could be combined with a teaching role)

Occupational and Speech & Language therapists

A unique chance to join the Abbot’s Way team at our new, specialist day school, intending to open its doors in September 2020, pending successful registration with the DfE.

Abbot’s Way, situated in the historic Somerset village of Meare, will provide a nurturing, holistic environment for students with dyslexia, dyspraxia and dyscalculia and the associated strengths and challenges.

We are recruiting for outstanding, qualified and committed team players who want to be part of building and developing a quality, forward thinking provision.

Successful applicants will be able to evidence ‘inspirational learning with a difference’

- absolute belief in a skills -based, themed curriculum
- passion for multi-sensory, ‘student led’ learning
- creativity, innovation and empathy
- commitment to a strong safeguarding culture

For further details, and to request an application form please visit our website  and email [email protected]

Closing date for applications: 31 May 2020.

Shapwick School is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must therefore be willing to undergo screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Enhanced DBS check.


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