Autism SEND Primary Phase Teacher - Calne Site

The Springfields Academy, Calne, Wiltshire


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,371 to £40,489

Job description

The Springfields Academy builds safe independent lives for autistic young people through support, understanding and enablement from the ages of 5-19. An Autism special educational needs and disability (SEND) teacher is required to join specifically for pupils aged 5 - 13. The role of our Autism SEND teachers is critical to the Academy’s future. Teachers at Springfields require creativity, flexibility and a commitment to meeting the needs of our pupils through innovative provision and pedagogy.

The position is likely to be in an Early Years/Key Stage 1 class or a Key Stage 2 class. In addition to autism the pupils have additional language needs and specific learning needs (literacy and/or numeracy) – strengths in either of these areas is advantageous. The successful candidate will be deployed in line with their strengths.

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate Degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher status

Essential skills and experience

Experience of success in ensuring pupil engagement and progress
Experience of success for pupils in FS/KS1 or KS2
Recent experience of teaching pupils with SEND, within FS/KS1 or KS2 including planning and assessment
Track record of making interventions that have had a positive impact on pupil progress.
Secure understanding of how to assess pupils against National Curriculum and Early Learning Goals
Excellent classroom practitioner
Familiarity with using data to track/assess pupil progress

Employee benefits

plus SEN allowance

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Not Applicable
School size 145 pupils enrolled
Age range 5 to 19
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Website The Springfields Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

School location

Curzon Street, Calne, Wiltshire, SN11 0DS