English Teacher - Special Needs

Birmingham, West Midlands
Date Posted:22 Jan 2021
  1. English
£120 - £185 per day
  1. Long-term

English Teacher - Special Needs

Birmingham, West Midlands
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Tradewind are recruiting! Are you a creative and dedicated English Teacher, looking for a new opportunity in a special school to start Easter 2021

The role
Tradewind Recruitment is currently looking for an enthusiastic and innovative English Teacher, with a passion for special needs to join a great special school based in Birmingham, starting April 2021. This role is to cover a maternity leave for the duration of the academic year. The role is suitable for an NQT, or experienced teacher, paying up to £180 a day.

The role itself will involve the delivery of English lessons, to students in KS3 and KS4 who have autism. So you will need to be confident teaching the subject up to GCSE level in addition to tailoring work to suit individual needs. Class sizes will be of 8 pupils with 3 additional members of support. As part of the role, you will be expected to plan lessons and mark completed work. Ideal candidates will have strong curriculum knowledge in addition to SEND frameworks and P-Levels, you will need ensure that the lessons are delivered are of excellent quality using innovative and engaging approaches, ensuring that the students are having fun whilst making progress!

To join us and be successful in this English Teacher role, you will need to:
*Hold QTS Status or QTLS
*SEND Teaching experience
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional references checks
*Provide a CV that must have 10 years employment history included and any employment breaks must be explained
*Have the legal right to work in the UK

The school
We are recruiting on behalf of a well-established special school, which caters for students from 11 -16 years old who are on the autism spectrum. This Ofsted 'Outstanding' school is a extremely welcoming and friendly family feel school. It displays a high level of expectation for students and staff. They pride themselves on an induction programme leading to excellent professional development opportunities and are fully committed to the progress of their staff, as well as their students.

The school is based in Birmingham, with good public transport links and ample parking available on site.

After visiting this school, I was incredibly impressed by the welcoming and inclusive feeling that is present throughout the building.

As a English Teacher, you will have the support of a cohesive and committed team of teachers who work collaboratively to maintain high standards and expectations, plus:
· a well-equipped department with excellent facilities
· the successful English Teacher will be provided with a comprehensive induction package and a wide range of CPD opportunities for all staff

By registering with Tradewind, you will benefit from:
*Top rates of pay through our attraction of the best education talent
*More training and development than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 35 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Recommend a friend and earn a generous reward
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*A straightforward Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To apply for this English Teacher position, or hear more about the exciting opportunities we have here at Tradewind, please call Aneesa on 0121 643 3505, or email aneesa.sharif@twrecruitment.com

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. We have the very best people to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay and plenty of development opportunities.
We have more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, a brilliant referral bonus, full interview preparation, help with lesson planning, online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability and plenty more benefits by registering with Tradewind. Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching teachers and support staff with their dream job, and help primary, secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 12 offices in the UK.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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