English Class Teacher SEN Full or Part time - Secondary

Beckmead School, Beckenham, Kent


Job details

Subject Other
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £28,355 to £44,541

Job description

Would you like to work with a team of individuals that are fully dedicated to inspiring, developing and nurturing every pupil to reach their full potential, irrespective of their ability?

At The Beckmead Family of Schools part of The Beckmead Trust, we are looking for passionate English Teachers to deliver high quality lessons while successfully nurturing and inspiring our students. As part of our energetic and welcoming team, you will enthuse and motivate students to strive for success while maintaining a healthy learning environment for all children within the school. The successful candidates will require BESD/ASD/SEMH specific teaching strategies and a nurturing approach to behaviour management. They will also be excellent classroom teachers with a commitment to fulfilling the needs of pupils experiencing behavioural, emotional or learning difficulties, and social communication difficulties. The ability to motivate pupils towards high achievement is essential. Excellent administrative, organisational and communication skills are vital.
If you are already an outstanding practitioner or have the potential to be outstanding, if you work hard and thrive on challenge then we would like to hear from you.
Beckmead College and CLT– KS4/5 Secondary – KS4/5 1 x KS4/5 English Teacher between the two sites or 2 x part time KS4/5 English Teacher (2 or 3 days)
ASD, SEMH and challenging behaviour

Beckmead Family of Schools part of The Beckmead Trust, is an outstanding special school based in Croydon. You will have the opportunity to work alongside outstanding teachers, to observe and share practice on a regular basis, developing pedagogy through reflection. We pride ourselves on our strong ethos of inclusion and diversity.

QTS (Qualified Teacher Status).
A Good Honours Degree.

A detailed knowledge of the curriculum and its means of delivery
High standards of communication and interpersonal skills.
The ability to work as a team.
The ability to work towards deadlines.
The ability to motivate both students and your peers.
Highly motivated and enthusiastic.
Excellent attendance and punctuality.
Experience innovating to deliver the curriculum

Potential candidates for this role are warmly invited to visit the school or to contact the Head of School for an informal conversation. Start date(s): September 2020

Interviews Wednesday 6th May 2020

Employee benefits

• Competitive Salary with SEN allowance.
• Collaborative working within our shared family of schools to support our endeavours to work smarter and achieve an effective balance between home and work.
• Excellent CPD opportunities to grow and development through mentorship and coaching.
• Fantastic facilities to resource your ability to teach your students without limitations.
• Exciting, accelerated leadership development and early promotion opportunities for the right candidates.

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Not Applicable
School size Up to 304 pupils
Age range 5 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Beckmead School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@beckmead.croydon.sch.uk

About Beckmead School

SEN SCHOOL: Beckmead Family of Schools was rated Outstanding by Ofsted in January 2017 and became the Beckmead (Academy) Trust in April 2019. The Family of Schools is an expanding learning and nurturing community for young people, with Educational Health Care Plans, based over a number of sites. The Monks Orchard Road site is for 60 KS2-3 boys with social, emotional and mental health needs (Beckmead) and 40 KS3-4 boys who have ASD and associated challenging behaviour (Chaffinch Brook Upper). The Morland Road site, Chaffinch Brook Lower, is for 39 primary age pupils who have a diagnosis of autism and present with challenging behaviour. Bramley Bank, Rainbow class at Aerodrome Primary and The Beck at Forest Academy provide education for 36 children referred from mainstream schools who have not been able to meet their needs. Tharreo House is a small, therapeutic provision for vulnerable secondary age pupils with complex needs. Beckmead College and The Community Learning Team, offer a variety of individualised vocational and learning pathways for up to 100 KS4 and KS5 students.

School location

Monks Orchard Road, Beckenham, Kent, BR3 3BZ