ARP Class Teacher Vacancy

Valence Primary School is a maintained mainstream school and will be opening an ARP for pupils with Autism in September 2022 based at the St. George’s Road site.

This vacancy is an exciting opportunity for a teacher with SEND experience who would like to step up to an ARP Class Teacher role.

We require a practitioner who can:

  • Work with the ARP team in the development of SEND provision
  • Demonstrate a strong knowledge of Autism
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding in the SEN code of practice and EHCP process
  • Make consistent judgements based on careful analysis of available evidence
  • Set targets, monitor, evaluate and record progress
  • Demonstrate good communication, presentation and organisational skills

Please refer to the Job description and Person Specification for full details of this role.

We can offer:

  • A friendly and supportive staff community
  • A highly knowledgeable Inclusion team
  • Dedicated and hardworking staff committed to improvement
  • Opportunities for Continuing Professional Development
  • A supportive Senior Leadership Team and Governing Body.

Applicants are encouraged to visit the school to discuss the role. All applicants are required to complete an application form available on request from the school. Your application should be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Closing date for applications: Friday 20th May 2022 (3pm).

Interviews from Wednesday 25th May 2022.


ARP Class Teacher Advert  ARP Class Teacher Job Description  ARP Class Teacher Person Specification  Teaching staff application form

Valence Primary is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and a comprehensive screening process, including a disclosure check, will be undertaken on all applications.