Primary SEN Teacher

Islington, London
ASL00256_1605018315
Date Posted:10 Nov 2020
  1. SEN Teacher
£130 - £200 per day + negotiable
  1. Long-term

Primary SEN Teacher

Islington, London
COVID-19 notice: Instead of face-to-face meetings, all initial interviews will be via telephone and we can guide you through submitting your documents online.



Tradewind are currently recruiting for a qualified Primary Teacher to work at an Outstanding Ofsted rated Primary school in Islington, who are in the process of opening a provision for SEN students with a variety of complex needs including ASD, SEMH, Speech and Language difficulties, Downs Syndrome. The role is full time and long term from November, for the full academic year until July 2021 and will most likely become permanent for the right candidate.



The school is an Outstanding Ofsted rated mainstream school in Islington providing for students aged 6-11. They are currently opening a provision to support students struggling with a range of complex needs, in particular, Social, Emotional and Mental Health difficulties (SEMH) and challenging behaviour.



The role is to teach a class with a maximum of 8 students in Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2. There are multiple years in one class from Year 2 - 4 and all students have SEMH with behavioural needs, so the successful teacher will need to have strong behaviour management skills and SEN experience. Teaching Assistants will be supporting within the class to help students engage in lessons and to manage any behavioural issues to ensure lessons run smoothly and students make progress. The school are ideally looking for a qualified teacher with experience teaching in UK schools, strong behavioural management and a good command of written and spoken English and literacy skills.



The school has been commended twice for their academic excellent, is viewed as a well-connected and caring school who go the extra mile to help children achieve their personal growth. The school aims to provide a creative and stimulating learning environment, with a strong commitment to the arts.



The school is easily accessible by several transport links and is very central!



Essential requirements:

QTS, qualified teacher status.
Experience planning and teaching lessons to primary aged students following the National Curriculum.
Extensive SEN experience, especially with ASD, SEMH and Challenging Behaviour
Enthusiastic, resilient and positive approach.
Must have legal right to work in the UK.


Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a SEN Primary Teacher in Islington. Or for more information about the role, contact Alisha Sparks on 0207 845 5450 option 3 or alisha.sparks@twrecruitment.com





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