Posted 9 days ago
PE Sport Coach - Long term position
Simply Education are working in partnership with a SEND School that specialise in educating pupils with social and emotional needs.
The SEND School are looking to recruit PE & Sports coach on a long term contract. The school offer a tailored educational package that is creative and fits the needs of the pupils they are working with. They offer outdoor based learning and regularly take the pupils on a range of activities to support social development and key skills. The students that will be attending with a range of emotional needs and complex behaviour.
This setting is very similar to working in a pupil referral unit (PRU) so the class sizes are small with only four to five students supported with two to three teaching assistants. This will give you the ability to really focus on giving these students the one to one support they need.
The school offer GCSE in Maths, English, Science, ICT, PE, Catering and Construction alongside many more as they follow a similar curriculum structure to mainstream education. This would be a fantastic opportunity for any mainstream teaching assistants looking to make a transition into a SEND setting.
If you would be interested in this position, then all that we ask is that you have the following skills and experience.
- Previous experience with complex behaviour either within mainstream or residential setting.
- Worked as a PE or Sport Coach in a school setting.
- Experience young people.
- Looking to support a develop pupils with additional learning needs.
- Clear communication both written and verbal
- Be willing to learn
- Have a strong classroom management style.
- Have a creative approach in dealing with behaviour
- Be able to use your own initiative and work as part of a team.
For the opportunity to work in this fantastic school, please click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV or please call Tommy Bird on 01245570079.
All candidates who register with Simply Education are required to provide references for the previous 2 years of work, as well as complete an enhanced DBS check. Due to COVID-19 regulations, any interviews we hold will be conducted over a Zoom call.REF: TBI-LT3-ESSX