SEND Teacher

Posted 26 June 2024
Salary £170 - £200 per day
Job type Long Term Temporary
Discipline S.E.N.D
Contact NameLaura Wotton

Job description

Leader Education are recruiting a dedicated and passionate Teacher to work in a SEND school in Sunderland. This rewarding role involves working with secondary aged students working at a KS1 level. At Leader Education we believe the ideal Teacher will have QTS as well as experience in working with children with Special Educational Needs, and Disabilities (SEND) and able to adapt to their learning styles and levels. The school caters for young people with SEND and believe in the potential of every student and cater to their academic and personal growth.

The successful Candidate will have:

  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent SEND teaching qualification.
  • An Enhanced DBS on the Update Service or the willingness to obtain one.
  • Plan, deliver, and assess quality lessons tailored to the individual needs of the students, promoting a positive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Adapt teaching methods and materials to accommodate diverse learning styles and abilities within small class settings.
  • Work closely with teaching assistants, therapists, and other professionals to provide a holistic and cohesive support system for students.
  • Attend to the personal needs of students, including feeding and changing, with a compassionate and respectful approach.
  • Maintain open and regular communication with parents and guardians, providing updates on student progress and collaborating on strategies to support learning at home.
  • Stay current with best practices in education and participate in relevant training to enhance personal and professional growth.
  • Patience, flexibility, and a genuine passion for supporting the unique needs of each student.

Leader Education can offer:

  • Competitive pay rates.
  • Refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme: £100 per referral (terms apply).
  • Free CPD including Team Teach.
  • A dedicated consultant to answer any queries and for ongoing support.
  • Potential permanent contract after a qualifying period.

Leader Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all applicants must go through a thorough vetting procedure, including enhanced DBS and reference checks.