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SEND Teacher needed!

Waltham Forest, London
Education and Training


A full or part time Complex Needs Teacher is required to work within an independent special school what supports young people aged 2-19.

Our client is committed to providing an outstanding education for all its pupils.? The ethos of the school will meet the needs of the school providing a broad secular and religious education with therapeutic and life skills programmes as an integral part of the school day.

Duties and responsibilities to include:

  • To plan, prepare and deliver a range of lessons and evaluate these activities to inform future learning. You will develop your programmes in line with the National Curriculum and ensure we meet the diverse needs and interests of each child.
  • To maintain individual records for each child based on observation and interaction, in order to monitor and track their progress and as a tool for planning and assessment.
  • To direct the teaching assistant assigned to the class and work supportively and collaboratively as part of this small team.
  • Liaise and work with the therapy team to ensure that therapeutic goals are generalised into the classroom across the day.
  • To liaise with the SENCO and follow through recommendations. Where appropriate, you will integrate individual and therapeutic goals into your lessons.
  • To work in close partnership with parents.
  • To behave in a warm, friendly yet professional manner towards colleagues, children and parents.
  • To share responsibility with colleagues for the general upkeep of the classroom, to include care of resources and equipment and to encourage the children to do the same.
  • To share responsibility for presentation of the children’s work and for compilation of interest areas and displays.
  • Willingness to assist in personal care needs of the children.
  • To participate fully in all tasks required to run the class smoothly, including preparation of snacks, activities, setting up different areas and clearing up and cleaning after certain activities.
  • To attend and participate in meetings as required.
  • To attend any INSET sessions and/or training for professional development to keep informed of current childcare legislation and practice.
  • To ensure that all the Health and Safety policies are followed.
  • To contribute to and support the schools’ ethos.
  • To uphold all the school’s policies, procedures and ethos.

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All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Benefits of working with Career Teachers

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Access to Skills Network

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These benefits are applicable to those who are working with Career Teachers. You will gain access to the Affinity Extra this portal once you start working with us.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

– Attend an interview in person;

– Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

– Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.

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