Teacher of Special Educational Needs

Sponne School, Towcester, Northamptonshire

Job details

Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

We are seeking to appoint an experienced SEN Teacher to commence in September 2020 (or earlier if available) in our vibrant and exciting school.The successful candidate will ideally be qualified to Level 7 diploma SpLd (or equivalent) and confident in their ability to assess and teach students with a range of difficulties, both individually and in small groups and to carry out assessment for exam access arrangements.

Essential educational requirements

Degree Level

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Qualified Teacher Status
Qualified to level 7 diploma (SpLd ) (or hold a JCQ equivalent
approved SEN qualification)
Have knowledge and experience of working with students with a range of SEN difficulties.
Have a positive outlook which helps boost students’ self-confidence so that they can make excellent progress and sustain high standards.
To work as part of a close team who strive together to ensure our students get the best support we can provide.
To be prepared to share your SEN knowledge and advice with colleagues in other faculties.
To have a positive approach to using ICT and adaptive aids to support students.
To have the patience required with students with a range of learning needs
To have an organised and methodical approach to record keeping
To be able to use de-escalation techniques to ensure the learning environment remains positive and calm at all times

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1416 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Sponne School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email lgordon@sponne.org.uk

About Sponne School

School location

Brackley Road, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 6DJ