Teacher, SEN specialist, Suitable for NQTs
MPR / UPR dependent upon experience +
We are looking for a Teacher to work in our purpose built Special Free School teaching students who have a diagnosis of Autism and SCN, in small groups. The work is intensive requiring flexibility, sensitivity, patience and resilience. An ability to work with and engage all students with creativity and passion towards the subject is essential.
We are particularly looking for teachers with mainstream primary experience who would like to gain experience of working with children with Autism / SCN. Areas of particular interest are ICT and Year 5 and 6 teaching .
You will be part of a small but effective team where communication and professionalism is paramount. The work, whilst challenging, is extremely rewarding. Primarily you will be required to teach, produce schemes of work and lesson plans. Building rapport with students/families/carers is key to this role and you will need to liaise with a variety of agencies to problem-solve student issues and barriers to learning.
Qualified Teacher Status
Experience of Teaching Year 5 & 6
Experience of teaching a range of abilities
A clear understanding of the National Curriculum and its application.
A robust knowledge of behavioural techniques and theories and their application.
Knowledge of the statutory requirements of equal opportunities, discrimination, health and safety, safeguarding and child protection.
A sound knowledge of planning and assessment techniques.
A secure knowledge and understanding of subject(s)/curriculum area(s) and related pedagogy.
An extensive knowledge and understanding of how to use and adapt a range of teaching, learning and behaviour management strategies, including how to personalise learning to provide opportunities for all learners to achieve their potential.
Ability to learn to work effectively with students with complex needs
Ability to communicate effectively both in verbal and written form.
Ability to effectively use a variety of teaching and organisational styles and resources, including ICT to deliver outstanding teaching and learning
Ability to work as part of a team to deliver a holistic educational package.
Ability to build positive and professional relationships with students, colleagues, parents/carers and other stakeholders as appropriate.
Applying for the job
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