SEN Class Teacher

Addington School, Reading, Berkshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,372 to £42,697

Job summary

To work within the policies and guidance of Addington School, as an effective and motivational
professional who is ambitious for their pupils and therefore challenges and supports staff and pupils to
achieve their best through:
 Inspiring trust and confidence
 Building team commitment
 Engaging and motivating pupils and colleagues
 Being a reflective and self-evaluating practitioner
 Taking positive action to improve the quality of learning throughout the school
 Ensure that all the pupils in your class receive motivating, effective and relevant learning opportunities
which meet their individual needs as outlined in their Statement of Educational Needs (EHCP) and in
accordance with the school’s curriculum guidance
 You are expected to contribute to the design and provision of an engaging, challenging curriculum

Essential educational requirements

Degree level education

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

Essential skills and experience

 Teaching experience of pupils with SEN in either mainstream or special school setting.
 Ability to promote high standards of behaviour amongst pupils and respect for others
 Excellent written and verbal communication skills
 Competent ICT skills
 Knowledge and understanding of current educational legislation and initiatives

Employee benefits

The opportunity to work in a special school judged ‘Outstanding’.
• An environment committed to staff development and growing leadership.
• A school with a coaching and collaborative culture.
• The opportunity to personalise the curriculum.
• Membership of an inclusive learning community with SEND expertise.
• A school where creativity and innovation is encouraged

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Special School
Education phase Not Applicable
School size 214 pupils enrolled
Age range 2 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Addington School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

School location

Woodlands Avenue, Reading, Berkshire, RG5 3EU