Science Teacher

Hillingdon, London
Date Posted:18 Jun 2019
£150 - £250 per day + negotiable

Science Teacher

Hillingdon, London
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Are you a confident Science teacher, capable of jumping into a short-term placement and prepared to hit the ground running? You will be covering general Science classes for a teacher leaving the school to complete their 6-week teacher training placement. The Science department is well established with planning for the term and resources already prepared.

This Secondary SEN School supports 240 pupils, all aged between 11-19. Class sizes are small with only 5-10 pupils, 1 teacher and 1-2 teaching assistants. The school ensure all staff are Team Teach trained and candidates who hold this training are encouraged to apply. Following the national curriculum, you will have a strong ability to differentiate and support each student to achieve their personal learning goals. With a wide range of abilities, familiarity with P-Scales will be highly beneficially in this role.

Onsite therapists are also available to offer support and provide comprehensive therapy plans for each student. From day one, you will be able to gain a strong understanding of your classes individual needs and the best behaviour management approaches for each child.

The school has a very supportive team that places a large emphasis on inclusivity. Each student is made to feel safe, supported and nurtured to achieve their goals. A genuine passion for working with SEN students is important in this role.

The Teacher would have:
*Experience teaching SEN students - in mainstream or SEN Schools
*QTS/QTLS and a relevant qualification in Science
*Experience teaching Science and knowledge of the national curriculum
*A strong ability to differentiate lessons to all P Levels
*A passion for working in an SEN environment
*Team Teach training - highly desired

The school:
*Rated OFSTED Good
*Has 240 pupils aged 11-19 years old
*Provides placements for children and young people who have Complex Moderate Learning Difficulties (CMLD) and/or Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
*Follows the National Curriculum with no students disapplied.
*Offers vocational training opportunities and life skills development
*Has an onsite Multi-Disciplinary Team, comprising of Speech and Language Therapists and Occupational Therapists.
*Is well resourced to support SEN pupils with a sensory room, break-out spaces and a nurture room

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 30 to be exact! That's 23 more than our next nearest competitor
*A great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability

To join us and be successful in this Teaching role you will need to:
*Have a recognised Teaching Qualification and QTS
*Hold an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as an SEN Science Teacher in Hillingdon, London or for more information about the role, contact Jade George on 0207 845 5450 / OPTION 3 or We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.
Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available 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. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.
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