Maths Teacher

(Main Pay Scale (Outer London) + SEN 1 )
Location: The Link Secondary School, 82-86 Croydon Road, Beddington, Surrey, CR0 4PD Hours: Full time and Permanent

Closing Date: 07/05/2020

Job Description

For a full Job Description, please click here

Person Specification

To be considered a real asset to the school, you must demonstrate:
• An understanding/knowledge and experience of working with children with special needs, particularly those with Autistic Spectrum Condition (ASC)
• An ability to teach Maths across all Key Stages
• Excellent communication, time management and organisational skills
• An energetic and enthusiastic ‘can do’ attitude
• A friendly and professional manner
• Hold a recognised full teaching qualification such as QTS or be willing to undergo teacher training in line with current regulations
• An understanding of alternative and therapeutic interventions for student progression
• Innovation and competence in utilising resources to provide a stimulating learning environment
• Commitment to achieving the highest possible standards for all learners with a proven record of enabling learners to fulfil their potential

For a full Person Specification, please click here

Further Information

The Link Secondary School is a vibrant, diverse, Special School for children with a primary need of Speech, Language and Communication or with a diagnosis on the Autistic Spectrum. Many of our students have associated learning difficulties including Dyslexia and Dyspraxia, and often present with high levels of anxiety.

We are committed to providing our students with an outstanding education. Improving opportunities and outcomes for our students is at the heart of all that we do. We believe that all young people deserve to leave education confident that they have developed the skills they need to achieve their ambitions, with meaningful education, work and life experiences to draw on.

The school’s vision of Independence, Communication, Wellbeing and Achievement for all is integral to our work. We work in partnership with parents and carers, and with the wider community, to prepare our students for their future lives.

Application Guidance

For more information please contact Sandy Turner on 0208 688 5239 or email

To apply for the role please download an application form. Please send your completed application to

Please note that CV applications will not be considered.

Closing Date: 7th May 12pm

Interview Date: w/c 11th May 2020

The Link School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment to this post is subject to a health check and an enhanced DBS disclosure.

There is a lovely feeling at school, it is always very positive, warm and welcoming – Parent 


Latest News

Careers Week

This week has been Careers Week at the secondary school and what a successful week it was. The sixth form started it off with a trip to Richmond Hilton Hotel. They had a fantastic day learning about the job opportunities …

Read more

Approval of the Merger and Expansion of The Link Schools

Our proposal to the DfE to formally merge The Link Primary and The Link Secondary Schools to become one entity and to introduce a satellite site to educate additional children has been approved and will take effect from September 2022. …

Read more

Poetry Writing Competition

It’s been a jam-packed and exciting year so far concerning all things reading and literacy. Not only did some of our students recently enter a nationwide poetry writing competition, those who did, went on to compete against over 5000 entries …

Read more

Tag Rugby Tournament

At the end of the spring term, the secondary school took part in the Cobham Tag Rugby Tournament, organised by Carew Academy. Our team consisted mostly of players who were new to the game. After a couple of weeks of …

Read more