- Job role
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
- Working pattern
- Full time
- Contract type
- MPS or UPS
This is a Permanent, Full Time position.
At The Eastbourne Academy, SEND is at the heart of our school. We are looking for a qualified and passionate teacher of SEND children who will provide high-quality teaching to small classes of students with a range of special needs. You will also be able to deliver interventions to groups of targeted students.
The successful candidate will be a qualified teacher who has recent experience teaching young people who have a range of special educational needs including those with Autism and Speech, Language and Communication Need (SCLN). The role would suit upper primary school or lower secondary school teachers, but all who feel they meet the criteria are welcome to apply.
Working closely with curriculum teams you will be confident in developing and delivering schemes of work that support our students to make excellent progress in relation to their individual starting points. You will have a passion for ensuring that our SEND students receive the very best support possible and will thrive in our warm and supportive community.
Applying for the job
Full details of the requirements of the post can be found in the accompanying recruitment pack.
If you are interested in this post, please contact Mr Daniel Lawson, Deputy Headteacher for an informal discussion. email@example.com and 01323 514900 x 330 or 214
Completed applications should be sent to Mrs Melanie Hopkins, Headteacher’s PA and HR Liaison, firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to The Eastbourne Academy, Brodrick Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN22 9RQ. Please note, we cannot accept CVs.
If you experience any difficulty in completing the application form, please contact email@example.com or 01795 426091 (option 2)
In accordance with current GDPR compliance we will not keep any details / application forms on file once the position is filled.
Interview Date: Week Commencing 8th November 2021
Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from ROA and will require an enhanced DBS disclosure
If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.
- School type
- Academy, ages 11 to 16
- Education phase
- School size
- 788 pupils enrolled
- Age range
- 11 to 16
About The Eastbourne Academy
Eastbourne Academy is a vibrant, successful and inclusive learning community, where both students thrive. At the heart of our school, are traditional values, where every student is expected to Learn, Engage and Respect.
To achieve this, we have an outstanding student leadership programme which gives exceptional opportunities for students to develop the skills and qualities they will need to succeed in their future lives and careers.
Every student is encouraged and expected to take responsibility for using our amazing 21st Century facilities and resources to be the best they can be.
We believe that learning is our core priority. We recognise that continually striving to improve the quality of teaching and learning is key to securing high levels of achievement for all. We aim to foster each student’s unique strengths and talents whilst meeting their needs and raising their academic and social aspirations. Students of all abilities will be given every opportunity to learn in order to achieve their full potential.
The student leadership at The Academy is unique and very strong, providing many opportunities for our students to become involved and have their voice heard.