STEM Teacher

competitive, in line with teachers’ pay scales, depending on experience
Full-time, permanent
Posted on: December 1, 2022

Due to exceptional upcoming demand, we are looking for an IT/STEM Teacher who:

  • Ideally has worked with children in an SEN setting
  • Has a passion for working with children and young people
  • Has a university degree
  • Has an absolute enthusiasm for teaching
  • Preferably has experience teaching STEM subjects or IT
  • Willingness to teach Science would be of interest

Personally, you will:

  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Have exceptional time management and organisational skills
  • Be extremely self-motivated
  • Have a secure understanding of safeguarding children and equality
  • Be reliable, resilient with an excellent attendance record
  • Be a strong team player
  • Be versatile; applicants with a second subject are welcomed
  • Thrives in a hardworking, yet supportive and friendly workplace

Is this you? Then we would welcome your application!

Why work for Yarrow Heights?

We can offer you:

  • A highly competitive salary, depending on experience and relevant qualifications
  • A school which puts children, a calm environment, and staff wellbeing at the top of their agenda
  • Be part of an Ofsted OUTSTANDING School (Nov 2022) to share in best practices from other professionals.
  • A pension
  • A free lunch
  • Free parking
  • A cohesive team of people who work together collaboratively and communicate effectively, keeping pupils at the centre

About us –

Yarrow Heights School is a mixed 7-16, local authority funded, SEN day school for children, most of who have high functioning ASD.

At Yarrow Heights every pupil is valued and treated as an individual and with respect. We are a team with extensive experience and expertise in special education and therapeutic support for pupils whose needs can no longer be met in a mainstream provision. The vision of our school is to nurture aspiration, develop resilience and empower learning. It is centred on our single desire to make a positive, lifelong difference to the lives of our pupils.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: competitive, in line with teachers’ pay scales, depending on experience


  • Free lunch
  • On-site parking
  • Pension


  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Southampton, SO18 1FS: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • Bachelors degree preferred


  • Teaching in mainstream secondary or SEN secondary/all through schools


  • QTS (required)