Slough, Berkshire, United Kingdom
Job type: contract
Job industry: Education
Worldwide Education is currently recruiting for a qualified and experienced Special Educational Needs (SEN) Teacher for a School based in the Slough area.
Our client can offer a long-term contract starting in January until July, with the potential of being extended or progress into a permanent position.
As an SEN teacher, you will need to be patient and able to deal with challenging behaviour. You'll also need good organisational skills. The role involves teaching 8 children with ASD at Key Stage 2 level.
Main Duties and Responsibilities may include:
Planning and teaching relevant lessons that are consistent with the National Curriculum, ensuring they are adapted to the pupil's special educational need and providing a high-quality education at all times
Helping pupils to develop their self-confidence, independence, abilities and attitudes
Ensuring the needs of the School are met with proficiency and professionalism
Marking all students work
Managing the classroom behaviour, following the Safeguarding Policy and the Behavioural Policy set out by the School
Ensuring you are up to date with the National Curriculum and any other developments that affect your specialist subject
Liaising with other professionals, such as medical professionals, speech and language therapists and educational psychologists
QTS or equivalent qualification
Excellent knowledge of the different Special Educational Needs
Previous experience teaching KS2 students and SEN students
Ability to communicate effectively and build positive relationships
Excellent understanding of The National Curriculum and ability to adapt it to the student's special needs
Strong classroom management and behavioural management
Ability to work on a full-time basis and to commit to a full school term
Due to the nature of this role, it will be necessary for an enhanced criminal record disclosure to be undertaken, together with other safeguarding checks, including obtaining references from previous employers.
If you are a qualified Teacher looking for a rewarding role in Education, this job could be perfect for you