Teachers (SEND) Albany PRU, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

Job description

We are seeking teachers with the passion and ability to engage children and young people who communicate their needs through challenging behaviour, enabling accelerated progress. We have two posts arising from expanding our offer. As such an ability to lead creative, sporting or practical subjects would be beneficial but not essential.
Whilst this opportunity suits both primary and secondary trained teachers, we are particularly keen to attract primary teachers seeking to expand their knowledge and experience prior to leadership. It is also suitable for NQTs looking to gain experience in specialist education.

Essential educational requirements

Hold a degree or relevant professional qualification

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status/ QTLS

Essential skills and experience

Possess a range of approaches for supporting students with social and emotional difficulties to improve their knowledge of self and acquire strategies for change
Excellent ‘Quality First’ practitioner, personalising the learning for each student
Demonstrate innovative and motivating pedagogic practice, with a proven track record of maximising progress
Build and maintain effective relationships
Knowledge and experience of the demands of the relevant curriculum area(s)
Experience of fostering positive relationships with parents/carers
Proven high quality teaching experience in mainstream school(s), including strategies for maximising progress and raising attainment
Demonstrable great impact on learning outcomes and progress for all students
Knowledge and experience of safeguarding procedures
Flexible working style
Self-drive and motivation
Self-aware and resilient
Effective organisational skills
Excellent inter-personal skills
Hold a full driving licence

Employee benefits

SEN Allowance £2,209


About Albany PRU

The Albany is a Secondary Pupil Referral Unit providing 54 KS3 and KS4 places for students in the Western Area of Suffolk who are experiencing challenges in accessing mainstream education as a result of social, emotional and mental health difficulties; many who may be at risk of, or have been, permanently excluded. Some also have significant learning difficulties.

Address
Beard Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP32 6SA
Phase
Not Applicable
Type
Academy
Website
Albany PRU website (opens in a new window)