Posted 10 days ago
SEN Teacher Hanley
Primary or Secondary Teacher
Simply Education are working with a 'Outstanding' rated innovative provider of education and care, supporting young people aged 6 - 19 with complex needs typically related to Asperger’s Syndrome, Autism and other conditions.
They are currently looking for an experienced SEN Teacher for their Nurture class.
As our Nurture Class Teacher; your role will be to provide high quality, challenging and differentiated educational activities and sensory experiences through the teaching of a broad and balanced curriculum to a small classroom of ASD and SEMH students, aged 11-15, to enable them to achieve their full potential in all areas of learning.
To facilitate this, you’ll be expected to plan and deliver lessons following the KS3 - KS4 curriculum that’s tailored to each student and assist with the day to day running of the school. You would have a small class of 7 pupils supported with two Teaching Assistants.
Additionally you’ll supervise and provide support and guidance to our Teaching Assistants and Higher Level Teaching Assistants and play a key role in their Professional Development Reviews.
Naturally, you will take responsibility for implementing school policies and practices, including those relating to safeguarding and equality of opportunity and will be expected to work in partnership with all school staff, parents, carers and other agencies in providing for the academic, spiritual, moral, social, emotional and cultural well-being of students and their families.
Like many SEN environments; your duties are likely to vary and therefore candidates will need to be flexible and be able to lend a hand whenever required.
Skills and Qualifications:
Successful candidates are likely to demonstrate:
Qualified Teacher status
Thorough working knowledge of the curriculum and how to adapt this for pupils with SEN
Experience of working with young people with ASD and SEMH
Understanding of the Safeguarding principles and Child Protection procedures
Ability to create and maintain nurturing relationships with young people
Experience of managing a range of approaches to learning, to include the students with anxiety and ASD/SEMH.
Knowledge of strategies and visual teaching methods to engage reluctant learners important.
A flexible approach and a high level creativity
Experience delivering KS3-4/late primary curriculum.
What’s on offer?
Full training and continued support
Life assurance and pension
Health cash back plan
Car lease scheme
Bike to work scheme
Employee benefits (Perkbox)
If you are interested in this position then don't delay CLICK APPLY by sending a copy of your CV. If you would like a informal chat about the role please contact Helen Davies Northern Area Manager at Simply Education Cheshire Branch.
Successful applicants will be subject to pre-employment safeguarding checks including an enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) check.REF: HMD-7890-9079