Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Hackney


Side by Side is a special school, based in Hackney, supporting children with a range of disabilities. We are seeking an enthusiastic and creative Qualified Teacher to lead one of our classes. The pupils are working at P-Level. You will have experience teaching children with a range of complex special needs and be able to deliver exciting and engaging activities for the children. You must be a good communicator, able to lead the class, work flexibly and be able to manage and work together with our teaching assistants. Experience working with complex special needs is essential.

You will have skills and understanding of a range of teaching and learning strategies to make a positive impact on the children’s progress.

We also encourage teachers who have qualified outside the UK to apply for this position.

To arrange a visit to the school, or for further information please contact Mr Gerald Lebrett, Headteacher, on 020 8880 8300 or email

Side by Side are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post will require candidates to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

  • teacher
  • teaching