Teacher of Special Needs

Two Rivers High School, Tamworth, Staffordshire


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490
Newly qualified teacher Suitable

Job description

- Carry Out Professional Duties of a School Teacher
- Plan and Prepare Lessons
- Ensure Teaching Programmes are regularly monitored
- Ensure Specific needs of the Children are addressed
- Be responsible for the pastoral care of children
- Produce and support Annual Reviews
- Be actively involved in the planning and execution of School Improvement Plan
- Have a general responsibility for the safeguarding and well-being of pupils
- Produce and maintain Risk Assessments
- Organise and maintain classroom resources and equipment
- Attend relevant training courses
- Participate in the Statutory Performance Management/Appraisal arrangements
- Carry out other teaching and associated tasks as may be required by Headteacher

Essential educational requirements

Qualified Teacher

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

We are looking for someone who:
• Has high standards and expectations of themselves and the children
• Is creative, enthusiastic and has a positive ‘can do’ approach
• Enjoys working collaboratively as part of a dedicated, hardworking team
• Has excellent interpersonal skills
• Has the ability to deliver a broad and balanced curriculum to pupils with a wide range of special educational need.
• A specialism in the following subjects would be an advantage: English, Maths, Drama, PE
• Is willing to develop and utilise a range of specialised teaching approaches. (ie. TEACCH, PECS, MAKATON, Intensive Interaction)

Employee benefits


School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Not Applicable
School size Up to 170 pupils
Age range 11 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Two Rivers High School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@tworiversschool.net

School location

Torc Campus, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B77 2HJ