Teacher, SEN specialist, Suitable for NQTs
Art and design, Citizenship, Computing, Design and technology, Drama, English, Food, Geography, History, Humanities, ICT, Mathematics, Music, Relationships and sex education, Religious education
MPR / UPR dependent upon experience +
The Austen Academy is a Special Free school which will offer full time education and therapeutic support to 125 children aged 4 to 16 years old. Pupils will be referred to the school by the local authority as part of their duties to arrange SEN provision.
We are looking for a Teacher to work in our provision 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 interested in those teachers with experience in a mainstream secondary school who would like to learn more about working with young people with Autism /SCN.
Subject areas of particular interest are ICT, English, Humanities, Creative Arts, Music and Drama.
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.
Applying for the job
Please use the e teach link which will take you to a Smart recruiters site where you can upload a CV. Two references will be required .More on how to apply