Primary Teacher (SEND)

Derby, Derbyshire
£28000 - £34000 per annum
Education and Training
Full Time

** Exciting opportunity in SEND education for a Qualified Primary Teacher – September 2024 start!**

Salary: £28,000 – £34,000

Hours: Maximum of 37.5 hours per week

Weeks: 39 Working Weeks – Permanent, full-time

Location: East Midlands – Mansfield

Your Purpose:

  • Planning and delivery of quality programmes of study to learners who are hard to engage or have additional needs. Teaching is delivered in 1:1 settings and small nurture groups in a variety of community environments.

  • To support and maintain a high level of learner engagement through preparation and delivery of an innovative, creative and flexible curriculum.
  • To support all designated Learning Managers with the completion of all assessments, pupil tracking documents, progress reports and feedback reports to commissioning bodies e.g. Education, Health and Care plans, KS3 & KS4 transition planning, and post 16 opportunities.
  • Be able to travel between sites within the specified locality to support and engage with young people.

Experience Required:

  • Working with children and young people or vulnerable adults within an education, health or social care setting
  • Evidence and experience of assessing the needs of individual young people and including the development of effective resources for young people with additional needs
  • Evidence and experience of supporting young people or vulnerable adults with their learning through innovative approaches to lesson delivery


  • Effective communication
  • Demonstrate a wide variety of ICT skills (e.g. an understanding of Google Cloud and associated applications, Microsoft packages and E-safety)
  • Demonstrate effective record keeping with an awareness of the Data Protection Act and sharing information protocols
  • Can demonstrate recognised skills in working with young people or vulnerable adults with additional needs

Education and Training:

  • Have a recognised Qualified Teacher Status (this can be through a variety of routes e.g. BEd, PGCE, GTP, NQT) preferably in the subject area as advertised
  • To be able to produce evidence of previous CPD (e.g. first aid, safeguarding training, diversity training, CAF/EHC training, IOSHH)
  • Demonstrate a commitment to contributing to the advancement of SEND teaching (e.g. membership of a professional body, additional postgraduate study, or volunteering)

If this sounds like you, please email with your current CV or alternatively, call 01332 291723 today!

At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

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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