Special Needs Primary Teacher

Leeds, West Yorkshire
£135 - £225 per day
Education and Training
Full Time, Part Time

Job Title: Full-Time Primary Teacher for Special Needs School

Location: Leeds

Position Type: Full-Time (Part-Time may also be considered), Agency Contract

Start Date: September 2024

Salary: Competitive, based on experience and scale

Job Description:

Are you passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of children with special needs?

We are seeking a dedicated and compassionate Primary Teacher to join our team in a vibrant special needs school. This full-time position, offered through our agency, begins in September and provides a rewarding opportunity to support and inspire students with diverse learning needs.


– Plan, prepare, and deliver engaging and differentiated lessons tailored to the individual needs of students with special educational needs (SEN).

– Develop and implement Individual Education Plans (IEPs) in collaboration with SEN coordinators, therapists, and parents.

– Create a supportive, inclusive, and stimulating classroom environment that fosters students’ academic, social, and emotional development.

– Use a variety of teaching strategies and resources to cater to different learning styles and abilities.

– Assess and monitor students’ progress, providing regular feedback and adapting teaching methods accordingly.

– Collaborate with teaching assistants, support staff, and other professionals to ensure a holistic approach to student development.

– Maintain accurate records of students’ achievements, attendance, and behavior.

– Communicate effectively with parents and caregivers, providing updates on students’ progress and addressing any concerns.


– Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).

– Experience working with children with special educational needs, preferably in a primary school setting.

– Strong understanding of various SEN conditions and effective teaching strategies.

– Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

– Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting children with special needs.

– Ability to work collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team.

– Commitment to ongoing professional development and learning.


– Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.

– Professional support and development opportunities.

– Rewarding work environment with a supportive and dedicated team.

– Opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of children with special needs.

Join us in our mission to empower and inspire children with special needs to reach their full potential. Apply today and make a difference!

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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