Instructor / Unqualified Teacher (mobile)

Children's Support Service Langdon Hills Basildon, Basildon, Essex

Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £18,842 to £29,121

Job summary

We are looking for a full time KS3/KS4 instructor/unqualified teacher to join our Reintegration Team, which supports students unable to access education due to medical and/or SEMH needs. You will be mobile around the South of Essex, where teaching takes place in the school, in the home, in libraries, the hospital and/or other venues, and with the aim of reintegrating students back into school.

We value the wellbeing of our staff and offer a supportive, well-resourced learning environment with a range of professional development opportunities. We are also part of the exciting pilot launch of Trauma Perceived Practice, in Essex schools.

You should be someone who has:

An understanding of the National Curriculum across all key stages.
Good general education, with GCSE C or above in Maths and English; degree level education is desirable.
Experience of working with students with complex needs, in particular those with poor mental health and/or challenging behaviour.
Flexibility and creativity - every pupil and every day is different, therefore, the ability to adapt to support students and parents is crucial.
Effective time management skills.
Experience of working in a mainstream school, and an understanding of Alternative Provisions.
Resilience - working with complex students, some of who may present poor mental health, or difficult or challenging behaviours.
Good communication / interpersonal skills / mediation skills/ ability to build relationships appropriately
The ability to drive with access to a car which has business use insurance. This is essential.
The appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and full employment checks, good references and medical clearance.

Please note that visits to our centre in Langdon Hills are welcome and actively encouraged for all applicants. To arrange a visit please telephone Chris Murray on 01268 542367 or email chris.murray@css-essex.co.uk.

Essential educational requirements

Good general education, with GCSE C or above in Maths and English; degree level education is desirable.
Experience of working with students with complex needs, in particular those with poor mental health and/or challenging behaviour.
Flexibility and creativity - every pupil and every day is different, therefore, the ability to adapt to support students and parents is crucial.

Essential qualifications

Effective time management skills.
Experience of working with students with complex needs, in particular those with poor mental health and/or challenging behaviour.
Flexibility and creativity - every pupil and every day is different, therefore, the ability to adapt to support students and parents is crucial.
Effective time management skills.

Essential skills and experience

Experience of working in a mainstream school, and an understanding of Alternative Provisions.
Resilience - working with complex students, some of who may present poor mental health, or difficult or challenging behaviours.
Good communication / interpersonal skills / mediation skills/ ability to build relationships appropriately
The ability to drive with access to a car which has business use insurance. This is essential.

Employee benefits

CPD
We value the wellbeing of our staff and offer a supportive, well-resourced learning environment with a range of professional development opportunities. We are also part of the exciting pilot launch of Trauma Perceived Practice, in Essex schools.
CSS staff benefit from our subscription to the "Education Support Partnership", which provides mental health and wellbeing support services for all staff, including 24/7 access to advice, support and counselling for our whole team.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase
School size 100 pupils enrolled
Age range 5 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Children's Support Service Langdon Hills Basildon website (opens in a new window)
Contact email admin.office@css-essex.co.uk

About Children's Support Service Langdon Hills Basildon

School location

High Road, Basildon, Essex, SS16 6HG