ECT Teacher

Cheshire, CH66 Emma Bloore
All/Full Time £28.00 - £30.00

Posted 5 days ago

Early Career Teacher (ECT) - SEND/SEMH Settings

Location: Cheshire, United Kingdom

Employment Type: Full-time Long term and Permanent Positions Available

September Start


Recently completed your PGCE? What’s next? Why not join Simply Education as an Early Career Teacher (ECT) and Excel in one of our Special Needs Provisions across Cheshire!

Are you an ambitious Early Career Teacher (ECT) passionate about making a positive impact in Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) and Social, Emotional, and Mental Health (SEMH) settings? Simply Education is seeking an enthusiastic ECT to join our dynamic team on a full-time basis.

As an ECT Teacher within our SEND and SEMH setting, you will play a pivotal role in providing high-quality education and support to students with diverse learning needs. Your responsibilities will include planning and delivering engaging lessons, implementing individualized learning plans, and fostering a supportive and inclusive learning environment.


Key Responsibilities:

Plan, prepare, and deliver differentiated lessons tailored to meet the individual needs of students with SEND and SEMH requirements.

Utilize creative teaching strategies and resources to engage students and promote active participation in learning activities.

Assess student progress regularly, provide constructive feedback, and adapt teaching approaches to support student development.

Collaborate effectively with colleagues, support staff, and external professionals to ensure the holistic well-being and academic progress of students.

Maintain accurate records of student progress, attendance, and behaviour, and communicate effectively with parents/guardians and stakeholders.


Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent recognized teaching qualification.

Passion for working with students with SEND and SEMH needs, with a commitment to promoting inclusive education.

Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills.

Ability to adapt teaching strategies to meet the diverse needs of students and create a positive learning environment.

Flexibility to work across different SEND and SEMH settings within Cheshire.



Competitive salary

Opportunities for professional development and career progression – You will be provided with an on-site mentor that will support you to develop your own teaching style and help support you to develop your knowledge and skills.

Supportive work environment with access to resources and ongoing training – Simply Education will provide access to our free CPD and webinars. In addition, we can also arrange observations and provide effective feedback that will support to evolve in your role.

Chance to make a meaningful difference in the lives of students with SEND and SEMH needs. – Learn how to support society’s most vulnerable by using a personalised approach to learning.

Smaller class sizes ensuring that you can differentiate for each of your students’ individual needs.

Guaranteed Teaching Assistant – You will have the support of a teaching assistant in your class to ensure that you can effectively support each students’ individual needs.


If you are a dedicated and enthusiastic ECT looking for a rewarding opportunity to contribute to the success and well-being of students in SEND and SEMH settings, we would love to hear from you. Apply now to express your interest in the role. Alternatively, please call Emma in the Cheshire Branch for an informal chat about the role.

Simply Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All applicants will be subject to relevant safeguarding checks and must adhere to our safeguarding policies and procedures.


Join Simply Education in making a difference in the lives of students with SEND and SEMH needs. Apply now!


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